Bachelor of Biomedical Science & Bachelor of Biomedicine: Overview

Library & Academic Skills Guide for first and second year students

About this guide

This guide is for students studying the Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Sciences),  Bachelor of Biomedicine, and Bachelor of Biomedical and Exercise Science. Use the guide to develop your research skills and locate academic information sources to  complete assessment tasks. 

Your library account

To check the due date of your books, renew items that you have on loan, request or cancel holds you need to access your My Library account online.


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Key Anatomy & Physiology Resources

Key Medical & Biomedical Resources

Clinical Medicine Key Resources

Required readings - RBM2133 Cell & molecular biology

Required readings - RBM2560 Medical biochemistry

Required readings - RBM2530 Pathophysiology

Identifying keywords for searching

Watch this video to learn how to identify keywords when searching for information on a topic.

Search the library

Search the library

Non-VU access

Australian Laboratory Safety Manual

The Australian Laboratory Safety Manual is a collection of resources for individuals working in research, teaching and scientific laboratories. It includes safe work procedures, chemical safety information, laboratory equipment safety information and other information needed to perform scientific work or processes in a laboratory.

Acknowledgement of Country

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Acknowledgement of Country

Victoria University acknowledges, recognises and respects the Ancestors, Elders and families of the Bunurong/Boonwurrung, Wadawurrung and Wurundjeri/Woiwurrung
of the Kulin who are the traditional owners of University land in Victoria, and the Gadigal and Guring-gai of the Eora Nation who are the traditional owners of University land in Sydney.