Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Electives (Nursing) - no change to library loan rules

If you are embarking on an elective in the coming weeks, to ensure you do not incur any fines it is advisable to return your books to the library before starting your placement.
Students are welcome to continue to borrow items, but please be aware that normal requirements to renew items, normal loan periods, and the possibility that items will be recalled or fines incurred for late return/renewal, will still apply.

Ebola Virus Resources from ThomsonReuters

ThomsonReuters have released a number of resources relating to the ebola virus:

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Register for your NHS Athens username / password

What is this?
This is a username / password that you use to access the electronic online resources that we subscribe to for you.

What can I access with this?
You can access resources such as ebooks, ejournals and databases. You can find out more about the resources via our short Introduction to NHS Health Library Resources etutorial.

Who can apply for an NHS Athens account?
If you work for an NHS trust you can apply for an NHS Athens account. You will then be able to access the resources that your trust subscribes to.

How can I get an NHS Athens username / password?
You need to register online for your NHS Athens username / password. For more help see our Athens page and check out our etutorial NHS Athens Registration for step-by-step instructions.

Thursday, August 07, 2014

What can the Health Library offer our NHS Staff?

Find out in 5 minutes what resources the Health Library can offer you and how you can access them – try our new etutorial Introduction to NHS Health Library Resources.

Screen-shot of the etutorial

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

New Books for June 2014

You can browse all the latest titles added to the catalogue in the past month. Here is a selection of new titles.

New books include:

New eBooks include:
Check the catalogue for the full collection.

Monday, August 04, 2014

Find Resources at the Health Library – Updated and Improved etutorial

Here is our quick 4 minute Finding Resources etutorial to help you get started with our main resources. You will be introduced to our catalogue, to help you find books, as well the main places to look online to access our eresources.

Friday, August 01, 2014