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COVID-19 Library Service Update


 The Library is now staffed Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5pm.

Out-of-hours access has been reinstated.

To reduce footfall in the Horizon Centre please enter and exit the library via our main entrance.

Please respect social distancing guidance so that we can continue to make the library space available.


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Supporting your clinical, professional and educational needs

The way you access the Library's online resources is changing....for the better!

From the 7th of April the login process has been simplified to enable you to access your OpenAthens account using the login details you use to access work computers (TSDFT networked devices) and the Hive.

Click here for more information.


New Resource - Royal Marsden Manual


Clinical nurse experts from one of the UK’s leading centres of expertise have brought together all the latest clinical evidence nurses need to meet confidently the requirements of their demanding profession. This online Manual includes over 350 evidence-based clinical procedures related to every aspect of care, from handwashing to cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Access online with your NHS OpenAthens account

If you don't have an NHS OpenAthens account sign-up for free using the online registration form. 

Discovery Search

Search for print and online books, articles and more!

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Guide to Discovery Search