Exam Preparation

The following is a selection of materials of interest to international medical graduates studying for the qualifying or certification examinations of either the Medical Council of Canada, the College of Family Physicians of Canada or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

If you have problems accessing any of the e-resources please contact the library at medlib@cpsbc.ca.

Canada QBank


Canada QBank      

  • clinical trainees               
  • provisionals
  • UBC medical students

Click on the above link to open Canada QBank


CanadaQBank is a databank of questions and cases intended to assist registrants in their preparations for Medical Council of Canada examinations.

  • you will need to create a Canada QBank  account unless you already have one.

For mobile access OR if you are not one of the listed registrant categories please click here to contact the library.

Access Medicine ebooks

  • Access Medicine - self assessment: Clinical library and Lange educational library.
    Please note: A one-time registration in Access Medicine is required to access this resource.

Exam resource list

Multimedia physical examination and anatomy videos

Rittenhouse ebooks 

Licensing and certification

College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia

College of Family Physicians of Canada

Medical Council of Canada (MCC): MCCEE, MCCQE certification

Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada

Provincial resources

British Columbia




Public health