Thursday, December 31, 2015

Our website can help - Copies from Stock

If you work for one of our NHS partners and can't get into the library for one of our printed journals, we can get a photocopy of a particular article sent out to you. To find out more about this service and how to apply check our Copies from Stock page.

Monday, December 28, 2015

What's in the library? Physics, Pharmacology and Physiology for Anaesthetists: key concepts for the FRCA

Our exam collection is opposite the main entrance. Here you can find Physics, Pharmacology and Physiology for Anaesthetists: key concepts for the FRCA by Cross and Plunkett at RD 82 3 C7.

Our website can help - Nursing Databases

Our nursing students will find links to our recommended healthcare databases on our Nursing Databases page. There are also lots of other helpful resources. Start here when you are looking to complete your assignments.

Monday, December 21, 2015

Christmas Opening Hours Reminder

Remember that we will have reduced opening hours over the Christmas holidays:

  • Thursday 24th – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 25th to Monday 28th – CLOSED
  • Tuesday 29th to Thursday 31st – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 1st January - CLOSED

Note that you can check your Library Account online and our online electronic resources are available 24/7.

What's in the library - Essentials of General Surgery

We have lots of copies of Lawrence's Essentials of General Surgery. You can find it in the surgery collection at shelfmark RD 31 L2.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Accessing Keele eResources Off-campus

Don’t forget that you can access many Keele online eresources off-campus. You will need your Keele computer login details.

Our etutorial Keele Access to eResources will explain why you need your login details and give you step by step instructions to some example resources.

Keele campus library have developed a series of videos Logging into eJournals Off-campus that show you how to log on to all the different resources.

For more information about using resources off-campus see the campus website.

Our website can help - Request an Article

Do we not have the full-text article that you need?

You can make an article request online. We'll try to get it from another library and contact you when it is ready for collection.

If your department has an account with us we might be able to email or post it out to you.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Waiting for an Oxford Handbook?

We know that our Oxford handbook series of books is very popular. Why wait when you can access many of the titles online as ebooks.
eBooks:
  • can be searched
  • often allow you to add notes
  • don’t incur fines
  • are available 24/7

You can see which titles we have online via our Oxford Handbooks Online collection. Get started with ebooks by completing out Using eBooks etutorial.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Opening Hours Changes over the Christmas Holidays

If you are planning to visit the Health Library over the Christmas holidays please check our Christmas opening hours:
  • Thursday 24th – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 25th to Monday 28th – CLOSED
  • Tuesday 29th to Thursday 31st – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 1st January - CLOSED

Note that you can check your Library Account online and our online electronic resources are available 24/7.

What's in the library? ABC of Sports and Exercise Medicine

We have a small collection of texts related to sports medicine - you can find the ABC of Sports and Exercise Medicine by Whyte et al on the shelf at RC 1210 W4. This title is also available as an ebook.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Our website can help - Literature Searching

Did you know that we can do a literature search for you? 

If you work for the NHS you can ask our librarians to complete a literature search for you. Complete the online form to let us know what information you are looking for. The librarian might need to have a chat with you to clarify your needs, then you will be sent a list of results that match your criteria.

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Try our eBooks

If you can’t get into the library or find that you have to wait for a popular text, why not try our ebooks?

Our ebook collections are accessible online via the Internet and can be accessed 24/7. You can easily search them for the information you need and can often add your own notes.

To find an ebook search the catalogue and click the relevant link to login. You will need either your NHS Athens username / password or your Keele computer username / password to access the full-text.

We have gathered together a number of small collections to help you to get started:

Take a look at our quick Using eBooks etutorial for step-by-step instructions to the basics.

Monday, December 07, 2015

New Books for November 2015

Here is a selection of new titles added to the catalogue this month. Browse all the latest titles here or check out the “New Books” display in the library.

New books include:

New eBooks include:

Check the catalogue for the full collection.

What's in the library? Geriatric Medicine

You can find Geriatric Medicine: an evidence-based approach by Lally and Roffe at shelfmark RC 952 L2. You'll find more texts related to geriatric medicine at RC 952.

Thursday, December 03, 2015

Our website can help - Training for Keele Staff and Students

Keele staff and students can find out about the training opportunities available to them, by checking out our training pages. You can get more information about the courses on offer and book online.

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Opening Hours Changes over the Christmas Holidays

If you are planning to visit the Health Library over the Christmas holidays please check our Christmas opening hours:
  • Thursday 24th – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 25th to Monday 28th – CLOSED
  • Tuesday 29th to Thursday 31st – 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 1st January - CLOSED
Note that you can check your Library Account online and our online electronic resources are available 24/7.