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Gerstein Science Information Centre

History of Science and Medicine: A Source Guide

This guide includes a selection of resources, both print and electronic, covering both the history of science and of medicine. It attempts to create an awareness of sources of information both traditional and beyond.

Scientific Instruments Collection, University of Toronto

Museum of the History of Science

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, Scientific Instruments

National Museum of Health and Medicine, Silver Spring, Maryland

Science Museum, London

London Museums of Health and Medicine

Museum of Health Care at Kingston

"One of the largest collections of medical artifacts in Canada, the Museum of Health Care is home to more than 35,000 artifacts, from surgical tools to laboratory instruments, that bring to life the story of medical care from the 18th century to the present day. The history of health care is the history of people, and the Museum and its collection tell the stories of our lives."

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Whipple Museum of the History of Science

International Museum of Surigical Science

National Museum of Civil War Medicine