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​All BDA dentist members and student members can download free dental textbooks from our elibrary.

Get online, get reading and get saving!

Call 020 7563 4545 or email library@bda.org to obtain your password

If you are not a dental student and would prefer to read hard copies of these books then have a look here.


Anaesthesia, sedation, anxiety

Anatomy, histology, pathology and biology At a glance/ Basic guide series​
Careers and training Caries Case studies Dental care professionals
Dental public health, education, prevention Emergencies and trauma Endodontics Forensic dentistry
Geriatric dentistry Implants Materials and technology Medical problems, conditions and special care
Occlusion Oral medicine Oral surgery Orthodontics
Overseas Registration Examination​ Paediatric dentistry Pain and TMJ​ ​Periodontology
Practice management and business Prosthetic and restorative dentistry​ Quintessential series Radiography
Research, writing, EBM, education and statistics Tooth wear Treatment planning

What you can do

  • Keep most downloaded ebooks for one week

  • Print off up to one chapter of the ebook

  • Download the ebook again if you want to keep reading it

The ebooks sit on two different platforms:

​Dawsonera​extra guidance on accessing these books is available here
​ProQuest (EBL)

​extra guidance on accessing these books is available here

extra guidance on printing from ProQuest is available here


On the ebook site you will also be able to search and see five minute previews of books that the BDA library does not currently own.

If you find any useful books on there please contact us, and we may be able to purchase them for your use.