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Library

 

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The Library is situated in the Education Centre on the hospital site.
Contact us: 01908 995061
email: library@mkuh.nhs.uk 

MKUH Library and e-Learning Services Team provides a continuously updated stock of healthcare books and journals in support of evidence-based practice and research for all staff working in the Trust. A service is also provided to students on placement.

The Library is open 24/7 to those with a valid Trust ID card and library membership

Staffed Opening times

Day

Opening     

Closing     

Monday – Wednesday              

8.30am

8.30pm

Thursday

9.30am

8.30pm

Friday

8.30am

5.00pm

Saturday

10.15am

4.00pm

Services include:  
PCs giving access to web resources, the library catalogue, health related databases, online journals and e-books, as well as e-Learning packages.
Support with both mediated and assisted searching of databases and navigating e-learning packages.
A small quiet study room and an area for small group discussions. 
Inter-library loans which are provided free to eligible staff.
Printing and photocopying facilities.
Current awareness services

Online resources are available 24/7 and can be accessed by self-registering for an NHSOpenAthens account. This gives eligible staff access to nearly 5,000 full text journals

Apply to become a library member by completing a library membership form