HSMC Knowledge and Evidence Service (KES)

We are a specialist library at Park House, covering subject areas such as health management, commissioning, leadership, social care and health policy.

Updated 27 April 2021:

We can now offer access to books from our collection on Wednesdays. The times during which a member of the KES team is on site might vary, therefore please get in touch with us prior to a visit: hsmc-kes@contacts.bham.ac.uk

We will post books out to registered users of the HSMC Knowledge and Evidence Service.

Contacting KES Staff:

It is not possible to contact us by telephone. You can email hsmc-kes@contacts.bham.ac.uk and we will aim to respond to all enquires within 24 hours.


Contact us

0121 414 3672


Park House
40 Edgbaston Park Road
B15 2RT


Opening times
Monday to Thursday 09.00-16.00*
Friday 09.00-14.00
Closed weekends

*Pre-arranged literature searching training sessions are available until 7pm on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Quick links

Search our library catalogue

Request a journal article

Request a literature search


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