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The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is an scholarly organization in the United Kingdom which acts as "the dedicated professional body for pharmacists in England, Scotland and Wales", they have generously offered the use of 100 one-year accounts that will include four resources:

  • The Pharmaceutical Journal ([1]) the official weekly journal of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, provides information and analysis on the latest advances in any branch of pharmacy practice and pharmaceutical science throughout the world.
  • Clinical Pharmacist ([2]) concentrates on issues of direct relevance to hospital pharmacists, primary care pharmacists and leading-edge community practitioners, the publication enables readers to keep abreast of current advances in their discipline and assists them in expanding their professional skills and knowledge.
  • Tomorrow’s Pharmacist([3]) investigates the realities of a career in the pharmaceutical sciences.
  • Additional premium learning resources.

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  • You are not currently blocked from editing Wikipedia

If you don't quite meet the experience requirements but think you would still be a strong candidate for access, feel free to apply and you may be considered

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  • Search, view, retrieve, and display portions of restricted content;
  • Electronically save portions of restricted content;
  • Print out single copies of portions of restricted content;

Approved editors will not

  • Share their account logins or passwords with others, or sell their access to other parties
  • Mass scrape or mass download Royal Pharmaceutical Society content
  • Systematically make printed or electronic copies of multiple extracts of restricted content available for any purpose.
  • Datamine metadata without permission, in order, for instance, to use metadata for auto-created stub articles.
  • Violate any terms and conditions which appear on the particular pages of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society website they are accessing.

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Citation[edit]

  • Editors should always provide original citation information in addition to linking to Royal Pharmaceutical Society resources, per WP:V and WP:SAYWHEREYOUGOTIT.
  • Editors should not provide bare links to restricted Royal Pharmaceutical Society pages
  • Note (subscription required) in the citation, where appropriate
  • Respect the copyright of Royal Pharmaceutical Society, in accordance with Wikipedia's copyright policy and their terms of use
  • Cite resources in line with the citation examples provided below or with the examples provided by Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Note that citation styles vary by article; editors can use the style most appropriate to the articles they are working with so long as the citations are complete.

Example

<ref>{{cite journal|last1=Lawrence|first1=Janna|title=Benzodiazepine use is associated with Alzheimer's disease, study finds|journal=The Pharmaceutical Journal|date=27 September 2014|volume=293|issue=7829|url=http://www.pharmaceutical-journal.com/news-and-analysis/news/benzodiazepine-use-is-associated-with-alzheimers-disease-finds-study/20066461.article|accessdate=2014-10-10|id = 20066461}} {{Subscription or libraries|sentence}}</ref>

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