SNOMED Documentation Search


The Vendor Introduction is intended as a useful starting point for Vendors. More detailed information and a range of informative documents and training materials can be accessed from the SNOMED International web site and the SNOMED CT Document Library

The table below provides links to many of the key resources for further learning about SNOMED CT.


Key reference

General information about SNOMED CT
Materials include a benefits paper, a very short introductory presentation and information about licensing

SNOMED CT Document Library
Access to a wide range of documents about SNOMED CT

SNOMED CT Technical Implementation Guide
A far more detailed guide for designers and developers of SNOMED CT enable systems, tools and services – including release file format specifications

SNOMED CT Browsers
The SNOMED International Browser and a list of other tools for exploring SNOMED CT content

SNOMED CT in Action
Examples of how SNOMED CT is being used around the world.

SNOMED CT Starter Guide
A general purpose introduction to SNOMED CT which complements this guide.

SNOMED CT E-Learning Server
Access to a growing range of online training resources about SNOMED CT. Also includes links to presentations from the SNOMED CT Implementation Showcase (an annual event since 2011) (open access)

About SNOMED International
More information about the organization that owns and maintains SNOMED CT