An expert resource for medical professionals
Provided FREE as a service to women’s health

The Global Library of Women’s Medicine’s
Welfare of Women
Global Health Programme

An Educational Platform for

The global voice for women’s health

A Guide To Some Of The Many Features On This Site

In addition to the Medical Textbooks, the 450 expert chapters and the Safer Motherhood materials that are the main features of The Global Library, there are many other resources that you may find useful. These include:

30 expert skills videos

  • Practical and clear guidance videos demonstrating a wide range of treatments and procedures ranging from shoulder dystopia and vaginal breech delivery to sepsis in the newborn

Extensive options for training

  • A very large range of resources, and links to resources, for supporting the training of doctors in obstetrics and gynecology

Specially created Diagnostic Atlases

  • An Atlas of Obstetric Ultrasound
  • An Atlas of High Definition Endoscopy and Gynecology
  • Plus 5 other atlases

Animated guides

  • Highly visual animated guides with voice commentaries for nurses and midwives on key procedures – plus some for women themselves (in different languages).

30+ hours of clinical films

  • A wide range of surgical and clinical films on topics from fistula surgery to postpartum hemorrhage
  • Plus 20 community education films ranging from antenatal monitoring to newborn care

Safer Motherhood App

  • This free app provides a wide range of pregnancy and childbirth resources – it can be fully viewed on screen here, without downloading