National Library of Medicine's journal abstracts, 1996-present
Searches for books in print via the catalogues of some of the largest university research libraries in the UK and Ireland
British National Formulary
BNF extra/name changes and rINN drug names
International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers
Publishing houses who are members of the STM agreement are listed here
Journal Abbreviation Sources
A registry of Web resources that list or provide access to the full title of journal abbreviations.
Author's Licensing and Collecting Society
The ALCS is the British rights management society for all writers. Its principal business is to distribute fees to writers whose work has been copied, broadcast or recorded.
Public Lending Right
Under the public lending right system, payment is made from government funds to authors whose books are borrowed from public libraries. The amount payable is proportionate to the estimated number of times that an author's books are borrowed nationally during the PLR year (July-June).