Tbilisi Medical Academy
About Library

The library of Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy (TMA) is an information, scientific and cultural structural unit, which is available and provides services for TMA students, teachers and administrative
staff. The librarian is responsible for the library administration. TMA library membership is free of charge. This procedure means adding of new user in the reader’s module of the integrated electronic library management system, KOHA , by entering contact information. Library’s resources, as printed so digital ones, are available for the members free of charge.

TMA Library Mission

To Create an Attractive Enviroment Which Facilitates The Student-Oriented Teaching Process and Research-Based Activites Through Provision of Effective Service and Modern Resources

Working hours
Day Working Hours
Monday9.00 - 21.00
Tuesday9.00 - 21.00
Wednesday9.00 - 21.00
Thursday9.00 - 21.00
Friday9.00 - 21.00
Saturday10.00 - 18.00

Resources booking and Reader preparation


  • Created by a team of dedicated physicians, AMBOSS (www.amboss.com) is an interactive library of 20,000+ medical topics interlinked with a question bank nearly 5,000 clinical case-based questions. With all necessary resources in one place, AMBOSS delivers up-to-date medical knowledge to students, physicians and faculty. AMBOSS is a reliable digital guide to support both eLearning and blended learning.


  • Hinari Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Up to 21,000 journals, up to 69,000 e-books, up to 115 other information resources are now available to health institutions in more than 125 countries, areas and territories benefiting many thousands of health workers and researchers, and in turn, contributing to improve world health.


  • Elsevier is a Netherlands-based publishing company specializing in scientific, technical and medical content. TMA Library provides access to the following resources: The online citation database Scopus. The database of scientific publications ScienceDirect ScienceDirect. The database of available granting possibilities Funding Institutional. ClinicalKey Sudent, this is an interactive education platform that supports students and faculty by enhancing the learning experience with tools tailored to develop and assess the medical knowledge of aspiring professionals. Through this platform more than 200 eBooks are available. Complete Anatomy, this is an award-winning 3D technology, which supports educators with on-line learning that seamlessly integrates with your teaching. This intuitive platform enables students to study smarter and interact with body systems in-depth, like never before.

  • Web of Science

  • platform that provides subscription-based access to scientific publications.


  • Internet-based plagiarism detection service.

  • Cambridge Journals Online
  • New England Journal of Medicine
  • SAGE Premier
  • e-Duke Journals Collection
  • Cochrane Library
  • Free Medical Journals
  • Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Royal Society Journals Collection