Quick access to reliable information for health and social care professionals. Use the Healthcare databases advanced search (HDAS), and search other 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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* Requires an OpenAthens account.

Pubmed (simple) search

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

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Hospital Premium Collection

Offers an extensive range of health and social care publications and evidence-based resources.


Search full-text articles from leading psychology journals.


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.


Specialist evidence resources

Cochrane library

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

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