Knowledge Resources - online
We have a variety of e-resources available to all our library members. An NHS OpenAthens account is required to access most of the resources listed below.
Summon – carry out a basic or advanced search across multiple library resources including full text and library books.
NICE Evidence Search – locate guidelines, reviews and other evidence-based resources.
Healthcare Databases Advanced Search (HDAS) – look for research articles by topic
- Contains AMED, BNI, CINAHL, EMBASE, EMCARE, HMIC, Medline, PsycINFO and PubMed
- See HDAS Training materials and help guides
Cochrane Databases – contains seven databases, including Cochrane Reviews
TRIP Pro – transforming research into practice database
Select HEE as your institution when creating an account
Proquest Premium Hospital Collection – search and access a selection of full text resources
Health Business Elite - covers health care management and other, non-clinical topics
Full text resources
A-Z Journals – view e-journal subscriptions as a single, merged list
Medicines Complete – for the BNF and the BNF for Children
- Select Login then Login via Shibboleth/Open Athens. Enter NHS in England as your organisation
- The BNF and the BNF-C are also available as an app for smartphones
Kortext – national e-books collection
EBook Central – access to e-books (free 5 minute preview and chapter download) – request extended access on health and related titles
MAH Complete (Internurse, Health Professionals and Midwifery journals) – a collection of nursing journals (also available via the A-Z Journals list shown above).
eBook Nursing Collection - over 700 ebooks, covering a range of nursing topics
Indextra – provides access to key medical textbooks
Point of care tools – clinical decision support
BMJ Best Practice – covers symptom evaluation, differential diagnosis, tests and treatments
Alerting services / table of contents
KnowledgeShare – receive evidence updates in your areas of interest
Browzine – browse journal contents pages
Training and support tools
ClinicalSkills.ne t – contains illustrated guides, covering over 250 nursing procedures
Royal Marsden Manual – includes over 350 evidence-based clinical procedures
e-Learning for Healthcare (eLfH) – a national e-learning programme