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Core Books: First Year Curriculum Book List


Purpose of this Guide

The pages on this guide are arranged to correlate with your courses' syllabi. Each page will indicate if the required and recommended books for your course are available via the FAU Libraries. If the book is available as an eBook, click on the title to access the book on the vendor platform and sign in with your FAU NetID and password (for ClinicalKey titles, click either organization option when presented). If you would like to purchase a print copy of an LWW book, a vendor discount is available for all LWW titles. Reach out to Tiffany using the "Contact Us | Get Help" page if you would like to purchase an individual title from LWW using the code.

Error Messages

If you have any trouble accessing the books or chapters, please contact the medical librarians Michelle Keba Knecht and Tiffany Follin at with a screenshot of the error message you received or check out the library’s troubleshooting page at

OpenAthens Log In

If you are attempting to access a library resource after performing a Google search or by going to the publisher’s website directly, you may see a login request like the one below. First search for “Florida Atlantic University” in the find your institution box and then follow the prompts to sign in with your FAUNetID and password. 

Use the Find Your Institution Option to Sign in Via Open Athens

Last updated on Apr 6, 2023 8:50 AM - Guide Creator(s)