The Patricia Bowen Library supports the education, lifelong learning, training, research and clinical support needs of all Trust staff (WMUH site) and students on clinical placement.
The Library has Seventeen PC’s (Ten available 24-hours) with Internet access and Microsoft Office. Printing facilities are available 24 hours.
Inter Library Loans
Book titles and journal articles not held in the library can be requested via the inter-library loan service. There is a small charge for this service.
The Library can offer a variety of Current Awareness solutions pertaining to your field of practice or interest area. The service includes receiving table of contents alerts via email for specific journal titles and or new citations relating to interest area(s). Please contact the library for details.
Library staff conduct literature searches for work related information. Please contact the library for details.
Regular group training sessions for searching for evidence using databases and the Internet are run by library staff. Training on a one to one basis or sessions tailored to the needs of a specific team can also be arranged with the library trainer by request. Please contact the library for details.
A photocopier is available in the 24 hour section of the library for photocopying of items of library stock, please see the NHS Copyright poster next to the photocopier.
Quiet Study Room
A private room with Trust networked PC and Imperial networked PC is available for quiet or group study during library opening hours. Contact the library to book it.
Library & Knowledge Service Manager : Uma Devalapalli
Assistant Librarian: Louise Wann
Library Assistant: Fiona Price