The primary resource to identify useful libraries and archives in the history of the health sciences is the annual Directory published by the History of Medicine Division of the US National Library of Medicine. - Directory of History of Medicine Collections. This is available both in print and online.
Boearhaave Museum National Museum of the History of Science and Medicine, Netherlands.
Cochrane Archive The life and achievements of British epidemiologist Archibald Leman Cochrane. (Cardiff University) Dr. Cochrane was a pioneer in evidence-based medicine.
College of Physicians of Philadelphia The College of Physicians of Philadelphia is dedicated to examining the medical sciences and their place in society in order to enhance the understanding of medicine and the roles of physicians in history and in contemporary life.
Cushing/Whitney Medical Library The Historical Medical Library at Yale University. Harvey Cushing, Sir William Osler's first biographer, presented his extensive library to Yale University in 1933 ; the Cushing/Whitney library has extensive collections in the history of medicine.
Freud Museum - London Web site of the Freud Museum in London. The site has information and photographs about Sigmund Freud and the museum, including a list of the holdings in its archives.
Harvard University has a large collection of both medical archives and medical history at the Countway Library of Medicine's Center for the History of Medicine The mission of the Center is to promote the study of the history of medicine in order to achieve a better understanding of the complex interaction between medicine and society.
Jenner Museum WWW site of the Edward Jenner Museum in Berkeley, England.
MCH Library The Material and Child Health Library at Georgetown University collects historical documents and reports related to maternal and child health in the United States and health services for children and families.
McGill University Archives The archives has material relating to individuals and institutions in the health field, such as the Montreal General Hospital and the Lyman pharmaceutical company, as well as the records of the Faculty of Medicine.
Moulagenmuseum A museum at the Univeristy of Zurich devoted to wax figures historically used in medical teaching.
Museo Galileo Institute and museum of the history of science in Florence, Italy. It covers primarily the history of science and medicine in Italy. Its catalogue provides the material eventually published in Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza
National Library of Medicine Bathtub Collection The National Library of Medicine's Bathtub Collection is an archive of materials found in the old bindings when rare books in the Library were conserved. The materials found in the bindings include fragments of old printed books or manuscript materials which are often treasures on their own. In the Bathtub Collection, NLM has organized and described these fragments and made them available to scholars.
The Wood Library - Museum of Anesthesiology The objective of the Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology is to collect and preserve literature and equipment pertaining to anesthesiology and to make available to the anesthesiology community, others in the medical profession and the public the most comprehensive educational, scientific and archival resources in anesthesiology.