Simms Medical Collection

Simms Collection Shelving

Simms Collection Shelving

Clinica del Parigino Spedale, Alibert, Jean-Louis-Marie 1835 (Simm/ f RL61 ALIB), Plate 1, The Tree of Skin

Clinica del Parigino Spedale, Alibert, Jean-Louis-Marie 1835 (Simm/ f RL61 ALIB), Plate 1, The Tree of Skin

Clinica del Parigino Spedale, Alibert, Jean-Louis-Marie 1835 (Simm/ f RL61 ALIB), Plate 12, Scarlatina Normale

Clinica del Parigino Spedale, Alibert, Jean-Louis-Marie 1835 (Simm/ f RL61 ALIB), Plate 12, Scarlatina Normale

Human Osteology, Holden, Luther 1882 (Simm/ QM101 HOLD), Plate XXVII

Human Osteology, Holden, Luther 1882 (Simm/ QM101 HOLD), Plate XXVII

The Handy Book of Anatomical Plates, Masse, Joseph Nicolas 1873 (Simm/ QM25 MASS), Plate 71

The Handy Book of Anatomical Plates, Masse, Joseph Nicolas 1873 (Simm/ QM25 MASS), Plate 71

A Journal of the Plague Year, or, Memorials of the Great Pestilence in London, Defoe, Daniel 1876 (Simm RC171 DEFO)

A Journal of the Plague Year, or, Memorials of the Great Pestilence in London, Defoe, Daniel 1876 (Simm RC171 DEFO)

Surgeons and their Wonderful Discoveries, Holmes, F. M. 1900, (Simm RD27 HOLM)

Surgeons and their Wonderful Discoveries, Holmes, F. M. 1900, (Simm RD27 HOLM)

Medicine and Kindred Arts in the Plays of Shakespeare, Moyes, John 1896, (Simm/R702 MOYE), p 80 +81

Medicine and Kindred Arts in the Plays of Shakespeare, Moyes, John 1896, (Simm/R702 MOYE), p 80 +81

Distinguished library of early medical works and medical history belonging to Dr Samuel Simms (d. 1967) of Belfast. Many of the titles included in the collection can be found listed in the Garrison and Morton Medical Bibliography (1983).

*UPDATE September 2018* A digital exhibition of this collection is now available online, bringing together material from the Simms collection across different fields of learning within the wider umbrella of medicine e.g. surgery, anatomy, physiology, pharmacy, dentistry, gynaecology, toxicology and psychiatry:

http://omeka.qub.ac.uk/exhibits/show/samuelsimmsatqub/holder

Special Collections blog: https://blogs.qub.ac.uk/specialcollections/simms-medical-texts/ 

 

Strengths

The Simms Medical Collection is a useful resource to students of medical history and practices.

Physical characteristics

Approx. 3,600 volumes

Description or Catalogue

Denoted by Simms/ prefix on the Library Catalogue. Full listing also available on Special Collections Book Collections web page

Coverage

1539
1924
Subjects
Geographic Coverage
Languages
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Purchase
Accrual Periodicity
Closed
Added by Queen's University Belfast | Last updated on: 23 November 2018