This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research into anesthesia or anesthesiology area.

Find Books

Find Books

Search Web OPAC to find books available at Library. Although most of our collection is in printed format, an increasing number of titles are available in electronic format.

 e-Books Subject Call Numbers 

Most of e-books in the Library's collection are listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

  • Karger Ebook
  • Manson Publishing
  • Science Direct
  • Springer
  • SIAM e-Books
  • Wiley Ebook Collection
Please login to EzProxy to access the e-Books 

The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This list is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

  • WO 200-460      Anesthesia
  • WO 200-233      Anesthesia Reference Works
  • WO 234-250      Preanesthetic Treatment. Equipment. Accidents
  • WO 275-297      General Anesthesia
  • WO 300-375      Conduction Anesthesia. Hypothermia. Diagnosis.
  • WO 440-460      In Medical Specialties
Getting Books from Elsewhere

If a book or article is not available in the WebOPAC or library, use our Document Delivery Service to obtain a copy of an article or to borrow a book from other library.


Find Articles

Find Articles 

This page identifies the journal indexes most relevant in anesthesiology and provides links to the Library e-journals page.

Recommended Databases   Printed Journals

Find physics articles in scholarly journals with these databases. Below is a list of databases which are most often used in anaesthesiology:

  • Cambridge Journals Online
  • EBSCOhost Medical Collections
  • Karger – archive
  • Ovid Online
  • Proquest Health and Medicine Complete
  • Science Direct
  • SpringerLink
  • Springer Protocols
  • Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

Please login to EzProxy to access other library subscribed databases

Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is a list of journals often used in anaesthesiology:

  • Current opinion in anaesthesiology          WO 200 C976
  • Anaesthesia       WO 200 A532
  • Anaesthesia and intensive care   WO 200 A532
  • Anaesthesiology.     WO 200 A579

Please access to WebOPAC for more journals.

e - Journals Getting Articles from Elsewhere

Find e-journals available to the library by title or subject.

JetP – Full Text Electronic Journal.

If the journal you need is not available in UPM Library, you can obtain a copy of the article from other library through our Document Delivery Service. 


Reference Work


The Reference Collection contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc. There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet.

Dictionaries Encyclopedias 
  • Kamus perubatan : anestesiologi        
    WO 213 K15 2009
  • Anaesthesia A to Z : an encyclopedia of principles and practice                                        WO 213 Y45 1993  
  • Anaesthesia and intensive care A-Z : an encyclopaedia of principles and practice           WO 213 Y45 2000
Handbook / Manuals
  • Essence of anaesthesia practice     WO 231 E78 2002
  • Manual of anaesthesia practice       WO 231 M294 2007
  • Manual of office-based anaesthesia procedures                 WO 200 M294 2007
  • Handbook of clinical anaesthesia                               WO 231 H236 2011
  • Oxford handbook of anaesthesia               WO 231 O98 2001
  • Fundamental principles and practice of anaesthesia WO 200 F981 2002
  • Anaesthesia at the district hospital           WO 200 D635 2000
  • Key facts in anaesthesia and intensive care           WO 200 G633 2003
  • Manual of anaesthesia practice WO 231 M294 2007
  • Obstetric anaesthesia     WO 231 O14 2007
  • Johns Hopkins anaesthesiology handbook             WO 231 J65 2010
  • Manual of office-based anaesthesia procedures WO 200 M294 2007
  • Anaesthesia                       WO 231 N275 2000
  • Handbook of clinical anaesthesia    WO 231 H236 2011



Theses & Dissertation


Finding Theses & Dissertation

Universiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository is an on-line digital archive that serves as a central collection and storage of scientific information and research at the Universiti Putra Malaysia.

The UPM eThesis contains the full text electronics copies of theses and dissertations and project reports from post-graduate students of the Universiti Putra Malaysia

  • Proquest Dissertation & Theses – please login to EzProxy

The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research.


Cite your sources

Cite Your Sources 

Why Must I Cited The Work? Academic Integrity @ UPM
  • Acknowledge the author
  • Acknowledge the source of direct quotations
  • Avoid Plagiarism & Respect the Intellectual property and Copyright issues
  • Your ideas will be supported with fact
  • To acknowledge the source of paraphrased information that the reader may question or may want to pursue further     
School of Graduate Studies at the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) promotes and educates the UPM community on the importance of academic integrity.

Guide to Thesis Preparation from School of Graduate Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Call no.: LB2369 G7   

 APA Sytle Guide  Refworks

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)  BF76.7 P976 2010

APA Style  

From the American Psychological Association

APA Formatting and Style Guide

From the Purdue, Online Writing Lab

APA Formatting and Style Guide (6th ed.)

From University of Malaya Library (UML)


Reference Manager allows users to create their own personal bibliography.

Reworks offers:

Specialized database management service designed for bibliographic references – web based citation manager

Importing of references from various sources

Storage and searching of personalized data

Formatting of bibliographies AND manuscripts in different styles