Supporting pharmacy education and research:

history, innovation and engagement

  • Michelle Carol Wake University College London
  • Abigail Heath UCL School of Pharmacy


The UCL School of Pharmacy is celebrating its 180th anniversary (Figure1).  This article discusses how its library has supported the School in its teaching, research and public engagement.  There is an overview of the challenges and opportunities the library has faced with regards space, collection management, information literacy and non-traditional support, such as wellbeing and sustainability. Post-COVID developments, AI and the utilisation of the library’s important historic collections and archive are also described.
How to Cite
Wake M, Heath A. Supporting pharmacy education and research:. JEAHIL [Internet]. 19Mar.2023 [cited 25May2024];19(1):13-8. Available from:
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