Quick access to reliable information for health and social care professionals. Search journals, databases, e-books and specialist evidence.

Healthcare databases advanced search (HDAS)*

Search databases AMED, British Nursing Index, CINAHL, EMBASE, HMIC, MEDLINE, PsycINFO, and Health Business Elite.

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Pubmed (simple) search

A quick search of Pubmed (no OpenAthens account required).

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OpenAthens gives you access to a range of resources including healthcare databases, e-journals and ebooks. It simplifies access to subscription-based content by giving users a single username and password.


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A-Z list of nationally available journals

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Specialist evidence resources

Cochrane library

Includes database of systematic reviews and central register of controlled trials.


A database of treatment uncertainties from patients, carers, clinicians and from research recommendations. Covers a wide variety of health problems.

Transfusion evidence library

The definitive resource for high-quality, evidence-based information on all aspects of transfusion medicine.

For specialist help please contact your local healthcare library using the Health Library and Information Services Directory

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