R & D project

UK Medical Heritage Library

Access to 20+ million pages of medical texts from the 19th century


This project was archived on 1 July 2017

  • 3 years

    Ended 1 Apr 2017

  • Budget:

    Over £1m

  • Expected outcome:

    Service development

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Curation and preservation
Resource discovery
The surface muscles of the trunk and upper limb, from Anatomy for artists
Creative Commons attribution information
©John Marshall, J.S. Cuthbert, 1883 via Wellcome Library

Our project partners

King's College London (KCL)
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh
Royal College of Physicians London
Royal College of Surgeons England
University of Bristol
University of Glasgow
University of Leeds
Wellcome Library

Meet the project team

Peter Findlay
Peter Findlay

Digital portfolio manager, Jisc

Paola Marchionni
Paola Marchionni

Head of product, content and discovery, Jisc

Christy Henshaw

Christy Henshaw

Wellcome Library

Stella Butler

Stella Butler

University of Leeds

Zina Sabovic

Zina Sabovic

Wellcome Library

Project timeline

This project ran until spring 2017

Jisc member stories: exploring the UK Medical Heritage Library with Dr Raphael Hallett

UK Medical Heritage Library project starts.