The BMJ apps for tablet devices

The BMJ launched its iPad app in January 2011, and is set to launch an app for Android devices in early 2015. Both products are free for BMA members and can be purchased as a personal subscription (single issue, monthly subscription, or annual subscription), via Apple’s Newsstand, and Google Play stores.

The journal also produces a tablet/web app. This is available free to readers with access to an institutional or personal subscription to

What’s included

  • Latest research, “state of the art” and other clinical reviews, practice articles, news, features, analysis, and comment (editorials, personal views, etc)
  • Embedded audio, video, and infographics
  • Offline reading
  • Links to related recent content from archive
  • Ability to respond to articles
  • Ability to bookmark articles and add notes
  • Cleaner library display format, showing current and past issues
  • FREE to both institutional and personal subscribers who have an online subscription, and BMA members
    Download from the iTunes store and Google Play stores, and preview a sample issue
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Not sure which app is for you?

The BMJ tablet app BMJ iPad app
BMA members FREE FREE*
Current personal or institutional subscribers FREE SUBSCRIBE

* We recommend that BMA members download the iPad app from the iTunes store to ensure access to the latest news, blogs, podcasts, and video feeds