List of Free Medical Journals

List of Free Medical Journals

Compiled by Dr Mansoor Ali

Medical and Health Journals publish articles about research work, case reports and other commentaries related to different diseases as well as on general health. Those who cannot afford to subscribe to expensive medical journals and other volumes on medicine can access the same at these free libraries. There are some libraries that are exclusively dedicated to the field of health and medicine. Some journals provide unrestricted access and are available online for free. This allows people to have up to date knowledge about latest developments in the field of medicine.
Largest collection of free medical journals

National Cancer Institute




Free medical journals

Clinical Care Options (CCO)

AMA Medical Journal Archives

Clinical Skills online

International Virtual Medical School (IVIMEDS)

CEBM (Centre for Evidence based Medicine)

EBM (Evidence-Based Medicine)

GFMER (The Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research)

Cochrane Reviews

ACP Journal Club


MedEdPortal, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

End of Life/Palliative Education Resource Center (EPERC)

The Health Education Assets Library (HEAL)

Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT)

Bookshelf (NLM, USA):


Hesperian’s Online Library

BioMedCentral (BMC) group of journals :

Public Library of Science (PLoS) journals :

WHO Technical Report Series : (otolaryngology online journal) repository of otolaryngology)

Journal of Laryngology and Voice  Open Access :


Free Medical Journals from BioMed Central
Medscape is a free resource for Physicians, featuring Free CME (Continuing Medical Education), medical journal articles, medical news,.
Pnline medical journals from every corner of the world
Biweekly journal from Canadian Medical association

Archives of the Homeopathic Books and journals dating back to Hahnemanian times

To be the world’s most influential and widely read medical journal.
To lead the debate on health, and to engage, inform, and stimulate doctors, researchers and other health professionals in ways that will improve outcomes for patients. To achieve these aims we publish original scientific studies, review and educational articles, and papers commenting on the clinical, scientific, social, political, and economic factors affecting health.

Open Access journals can be accessed by anyone having Internet Connectivity:

Other comprehensive lists are available at:

Google :
Dermatology online free on non-profit entities.
Journal Watch reviews over 180 scientific and medical journals
The New England Journal of Medicine E-mail Table of Contents – Free!
Postgraduate Medical Journal – the journal of continuing professional development ..
Calicut Medical Journal by the Calicut Medical College

Index of Free Full Text Journals

Homeopathy International
An international journal aimed at improving the understanding and clinical practice of homeopathy by publishing high quality articles on clinical and basic research, clinical audit and evidence-based practice of homeopathy. It also promotes debate and reviews homeopathic literature.

STM (Science, Technical & Medical) Journals
Is an international electronic journals – an ambitious initiative of the Consortium e-Learning Network Private Ltd., (CELNET), Noida, INDIA. It is meant to facilitate a cost effective access to the quality research findings through the publication of online quality scholarly journals. 

All Journals

Med Ind- Biomedical Journals from India
One point resource of peer reviewed Indian biomedical literature covering full text of IndMED journals. It has been designed to provide quick and easy access through searching or browsing.

Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine 18th Edition book download

Free Medical Books

Free Online Homeopathic books
Largest Collection of free homeopathic Books
Download and read free homeopathic books
Reference Books Online

Open Journal Systems
OJS)is a journal management and publishing system that has been developed by the Public Knowledge Project through its federally funded efforts to expand and improve access to research.

Free  books for doctors

Free Books for Doctors

There are more than 650 books in many languages.

eBMJ, British Medical Journal home page

Electronic Journals The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library offers a variety of electronic journals to University of Utah users both from this page, and through our online catalog.

eMJA The Medical Journal of Australia

Healthcare Informatics Brief full text articles from the most widely circulated journal on healthcare information technologies.

HighWire Press Deliver scientific and medical research online in high-quality web environments. Our mission is to change scientific communication through the use of internet technology.

Internet Journal of Ophthalmology A peer-reviewed journal with practical reviews, original investigations, and articles that cover new findings, procedures and interesting cases. Full text.

Internet Scientific Publications (ISPUB), Search-Engine ISPUB. On-Line Journals (Full text).

JMIR- Journal of Medical Internet Research  International Scientific Journal for Medical Research, Information and Communication on the Internet.

Journal Club on the Web is a forum where health care professionals can discuss articles from the recent medical literature.

The Lancet Interactive The international journal of medical science. You can find the full text of selected articles online, plus an editorial, commentary, news, case report, viewpoint, and more. Registration (free) is required, as is an e-mail address.

LINK Alert Service – Subscribe – Medicine Online Library Full text medical journals (PDF format). Fee subscription.

Medical Education Online is a forum for disseminating information on educating physicians and other health professionals. Manuscripts on any aspect of the process of training health professionals will be considered for peer-reviewed publication in an electronic journal format.

Medical Journals List A to Z A specialty categorized hyperlinked list of publishers’ web sites for peer evaluated medical journals.

Medical Journals – WebMedLit  Providing efficient access to the best medical journals on the web. WebMedLit scans premier medical web sites each day and extracts the available citations, abstracts and full-text articles.

Modern Physician Journal articles from a monthly business news magazine written for physician executives. Full text.

Neurology Network Commentary  A bimonthly journal that includes articles on topics such as neurological critical care, rehabilitation, stroke, and neurodegenerative diseases.

New England Journal of Medicine Weekly on-line version of the NEJM.

The Smartphone Edition of Free Medical Journals and FreeBooks4Doctors is now available:

Selected medical education journals 


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