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Our Library Services

The ADA National Library resources and staff are there to assist members by providing information and research assistance. Help with all your information needs is only an email or phone call away. And remember, this service is free to all ADA members, and many of the library resources are accessible online anytime.

library1.jpgA comprehensive range of dentistry books
Our web-based service allows you to search our comprehensive range of materials.
You can request any item from our collection and it will be posted to you anywhere in Australia


library2-(1).jpgElectronic books to read online
The library contains a huge range of electronic books, articles and journals which can be viewed immediately. Our website also provides quick links to recently added materials.


library3.jpgElectronic extracts from books or journals sent via email
You can request sections of particular books, journals or articles to be sent electronically. If you find something you are interested in, send a request via the website and our staff will scan the materials and email.

library4.jpgReading lists for continuing professional education
Need a reading list for a specific course you're interested in? Search our list: MRACDS courses, RACDS Primary, RACDS Finals. ADC Courses, VDGYP, General CPD courses, Dental Files and A-Z journal listing.

library5.jpgJournal alert service
Want to see what is inside the latest issue of a particular journal? Choose a specific journal and we'll send you a contents list of each new issue. You can then send a request to view particular articles, and staff will send via email.

library6.jpgPersonalised search service
If you can't find what you're after or don't have enough time to search, our staff are available. We will search for, scan and email any relevant information to you.