Do a search or find a library
Links and documents to help you find what you need.
- Journals and Databases Search
To search databases, e-journals, e-books, guidelines and specialist collections. Enter your NHS Athens username and password for maximum full-text and personalised services.
- NICE Evidence Search
To search evidence sources in health and social care.
- NHS Athens
To view the resources available to you via Athens. If you haven’t got an NHS Athens account, register on the Athens registration link (please use an NHS computer if possible). To check if you are eligible, look on the Athens eligibility page. If you have registered, but have forgotten your password please go to the Athens forgotten password page.
- The SWICE portal
For access to electronic resources for South West staff.
- Health Libraries Directory
To locate your nearest health library.
- SWIMS Catalogue
To find books and journals held in health libraries in the South and West of England.
Files accessible in the Related documents section below
- Good Search Guide and Guide to Sources of Information
- Your NHS Libraries leaflet
- Library charter for students on placement