Love your library

Love your library

Posted on February 13, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

  By telling us your thoughts about the library and it services you help us to tailor our services more and improve.   Is there a way a service we run you think could be more efficient? Tell us your thoughts, comment below or write on a postit note on our display in the Health Read moreabout Love your library

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Still loving your library?

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

Do you have any ideas or opinions on something we could do or do better in the library? Please do give us your comments below or write on the post it notes near our display.

Love your library

Love your Library

Posted on February 11, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

The love your library event commences today, come along to give us any ideas you have and grab yourself a sweetie. We’ll keep you updated on what suggestions we have an how we take them forward.


Giving Blood

Posted on by Mariann Hilliar

Welsh Blood service are visiting UHW Social Club. Thursday 12th Feb and Friday 13th Feb. 10am -4.20pm. Ring 0800 252266 or email to make an appointment


National Libraries Day

Posted on February 6, 2015 by Delyth Morris

  Tomorrow, 7th February, is National Libraries Day #NLD15 and here at the Health Library it has prompted staff discussion about our favourite books. Here’s some of our faves: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkien are my favourite books – I first read these books in my teens. I used to read Read moreabout National Libraries Day

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New Code of Conduct for Nursing and Midwifery Council 2015

Posted on February 2, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

On the 29 January the Nursing and Midwifery Council published the revised Code for nurses and midwives, which will come into effect on 31 March 2015. The new Code reflects changes in healthcare and society since the previous Code was published in 2008, as well as public expectations of care. It includes new requirements on: Read moreabout New Code of Conduct for Nursing and Midwifery Council 2015

Ask me about Open Access

Open Access

Posted on January 29, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

Want to understand the idea behind Open Access and what this means for you? We’ll have training sessions in the near future on selecting a journal for publication / preparing for publication and navigating the open access scene. Check here to sign up.

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BMJ Learning –

Posted on January 21, 2015 by Mariann Hilliar

BMJ Learning is a web site for medical professionals. It offers a wide range of learning resources, commissioned by the BMJ Publishing Group. The learning resources deal with everyday issues in primary care and hospital medicine from Diabetes to Surgical Skills. They have thousands of learning modules that are evidence based and kept up to Read moreabout BMJ Learning –


Blackwells Bookshop Stall – Tuesday 20th January

Posted on January 14, 2015 by Lindsay Roberts

Blackwells Bookshop will be having a stall in the Social Learning Zone of the Health Library, Cochrane building on Tuesday 20th January.  They will have books to sell and also information on their ebooks. We’ll update later in the week on the specific titles and promotions they will be offering but if there is a Read moreabout Blackwells Bookshop Stall – Tuesday 20th January