Our services

Book lending and article supply

From our comprehensive collection we can supply books and other material. Books can be borrowed either in person or via our postal loans service. We can also provide access to articles published in a wide range of specialist academic journals.

Literature searching

To our academic staff as well as to our contract users we provide support at all stages of a literature search. We also carry out literature searches to a specific brief. Please send us details for your search request on our online form.

Current awareness services

We compile a number of current awareness bulletins on topics such as: public health, leadership, commissioning, patient and public involvement. In addition to these specialist bulletins we provide a daily health-related news digest, and we send out the results of two comprehensive subject-focused searches per week.


We provide tailored training sessions to contract users, current staff and students on topics such as: strategies for literature searches; databases; referencing; referencing software.

If you would like to find out more about the services on offer, please contact library manager Rachel Posaner.