Health Sciences

Elsevier Introduces eBook Library of Health and Medical Books for Lecturers, Librarians and Medical Students in South-East Asia

Accessible on computer and mobile devices, medical book content available 24/7 with advanced search capability providing access to important healthcare information on the go

Singapore, April 28, 2014

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of Elsevier eLibrary, an e-book platform designed to help increase the productivity and efficiency of health lecturers, librarians and students The platform will be available in South-East Asia as pilot, and will be presented throughout Asia Pacific in the near future.

The Elsevier eLibrary delivers educational health and medical materials whenever and wherever it's required, on any device, on and offline.

"As a leading global provider of digital information solutions, Elsevier is leveraging the power of technology to provide an alternative delivery option of our quality content and information to the next generation of health and medical professionals," said Gerrit Bos, Elsevier's Managing Director of Health Solutions for Asia Pacific. "We want to provide today's tech-savvy lecturers and students with the ability to access their textbooks at any time from any device."

The Elsevier eLibrary offers clear and obvious benefits to an institution and its constituents:


  • Advanced search capability improves efficiency when creating problem-based or scenario-based curriculum
  • Built-in functionalities allows creative development of classroom resources
  • Access to multiple eBooks helps expand content to aid additional reading and cross-referencing


  • Built-in usage reports help manage and balance ROI
  • Quicker search for recommended texts
  • Provide students an alternative resource delivery to learn the way they choose to


  • Trusted health and medical content on the go on any Internet device
  • Quicker access to content and information via an efficient search engine
  • Personalization of course notes through added functionalities

For a free 30-day trial of the Elsevier eLibrary, visit or email

For Malaysia Press: Visit the Elsevier booth at Kuala Lumpur International Book Fair from 24 April to 4 May to experience Elsevier eLibrary for yourself and get a 30-day free trial.image



























About Elsevier
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and sometimes make groundbreaking discoveries that advance the boundaries of knowledge and human progress. Elsevier provides web-based, digital solutions — among them ScienceDirect, Scopus, Elsevier Research Intelligence and ClinicalKey— and publishes over 2,500 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and more than 33,000 book titles, including a number of iconic reference works. Elsevier is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

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Jason Chan
Director, Corporate Relations, Asia Pacific