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Resource of the month – February

February 14, 2018

Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures (9th edition) –
evidence-based clinical skills and procedures related to essential aspects of a patient’s care; log in with OpenAthens.
For further information about an Athens account, or to self-register for one, please see our Library webpage. 
Also available in print for loan.


E-resource of the month

August 8, 2017

E-resource of the month for August is our Dawsonera collection of e-books. Access via this link:

We have 242  books to choose from! Suggestions for new e-books always welcome.

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Academy Library Specialist Book Display – this month American fiction

June 16, 2017

Come and see our display of American fiction for June 2017. Check out our fiction collection, books to inspire and health and wellbeing books and dvds as well ! All are available to loan.


E-resource of the month for June

June 2, 2017

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures is our e-resource of the month for June.

It has over 200, easy to use,  evidence-based skills and procedures, plus you can download images and illustrations! As an institution, you can customise content by annotating guidelines and adding local procedures. Access this by phone, tablet or pc.

Access via the Library catalogue at or via the Trust intranet, just click the link to the Academy Library.

Follow this link directly to The Royal Marsden online and login with your OpenAthens password.



Wiley Nursing and Medical Collection is our e-resource of the month

May 9, 2017


Did you know that the Academy Library has a Wiley collection of nursing and medical resources, including over 400 premium journals; and that their nursing collection covers theory, clinical care, speciality nursing and rehabilitation?

Just logon with your OpenAthens password to journals as diverse as the Journal of Mental Health Nursing, Birth and the Journal of Advanced Nursing for full text access. The collection of medical titles includes essentials such  as Arthritis and Rheumatism, Allergy, British Journal of Surgery, Cancer and the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  WileyOnlineLibrary_118x50

Or login to the Library catalogue at:   WileyOnlineLibrary_FullTextOnlineFree_120x27


The Academy Library book sale is now on!

March 7, 2017


Resource of the month

February 20, 2017


DynaMed Plus is available to all UHSM staff and students to access evidence-based content. Download the mobile app for fast reliable answers on the go. No need to login with your Athens password whilst using it within the Trust.

Resource of the month: HDAS

November 21, 2016

Resource of the month for November in the Academy Library is HDAS (Healthcare Databases Advanced Search) This is now available with printed guides and short videos to help you with the new format. For more details please contact  us: or call 291 5778 or simply drop in to the Academy Library, ground floor, ERC .image1

Academy Library book sale!

October 31, 2016

book-saleGrab yourself a bargain at the Academy Library book sale on now!

We are selling a range of books withdrawn from stock. All books are priced at £1.00 or 5 for £4.

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