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Pharmaceutical Industry: Books

This guide provides resources for researching the pharmaceutical industry, focusing on business aspects.

Finding Books in Penn's Collection

Use Franklin, Penn Libraries' Online Catalog. Sample Searches:

Type  "pharmaceutical industry" (use quotes to search for phrases). 

        Sample title: Blockbuster drugs: the rise and decline of the pharmaceutical industry. By Jie Jack Li. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 

Type  pharmaceutical industry. Select Subject Heading Browse from the field list.
         Sample title: Innovation and the pharmaceutical industry : critical reflections on the virtues of profit. Edited by H. Tristram Engelhardt Jr. and Jeremy R. Garrett. Salem, MA : M & M Scrivener Press, c2008.

Type  drug development. Select Subject from the field list.
         Sample title: Controversial statistical issues in clinical trials. By Shein-Chung Chow. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2011.

If Penn does not own a particular title or if a book that you want is checked out, search the BorrowDirect or E-ZBorrow catalogs. Books requested from one of our partner institutions generally arrive within 3-5 business days.

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