ClinicalKey Student Medicine Essentials

ClinicalKey Student Medicine Essentials provides access to medical e-textbooks, images and videos.

First time users need to create an account

You are required to create a personal profile to access any content on the site. A personal profile also enables users to use Bookshelf (with highlighting, note-making, and bookmarking functionality), share notes/highlighting, and export notes to OneNote.

When you create your account you need to do that within the university's network, i.e if outside the network you first need to log in with your GU account.

Register here to create your account

Mobile app

A free mobile app is available through iOS and Android app stores, search “ClinicalKey Student Bookshelf”.

A desktop offline reader, ClinicalKey Student Bookshelf app, is available for Windows 10+ for PC from the Microsoft Store via this URL and for Mac via this URL

At ClinicalKey Student Support Center you will find information on how to activate and use the Bookshelf on mobile and desktop apps.

Available to the University of Gothenburg
Media types:
Vendor:
Elsevier
Alternative title:
CKS
Terms of use
Print article or chapter Permitted
"copies of individual items" /.../ " for your own personal, non-commercial, informational or scholarly use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices"
Download article or chapter Permitted
"copies of individual items" /.../ " for your own personal, non-commercial, informational or scholarly use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices"
Upload course pack to learning management system Permitted
"incorporate links to the Subscribed Products on the Subscriber's intranet and internet websites and in electronic coursepacks, reserves and course management systems and instructor websites"
Scholarly sharing Permitted
Interlibrary loan Prohibited