Our services


If we don’t know the answer to a question, we usually know someone who does – so please ask us if you need any help.

Borrowing and renewing books

  • NHS Staff can borrow up to six books at a time – students can borrow four
  • We lend books for four weeks
  • You can renew online up to three times – just login to our book catalogue (its called the ELMS website) using the username and PIN from your library card
  • If we don’t have a book in stock, we’ll try to obtain it from another library for you
  • We always welcome suggestions for textbooks to add to stock – please e-mail us the details

Library Services

Requesting books and journals

  • You can request books and journals via ELMS and you can also suggest books to add to stock
  • You can also contact us by phone or e-mail to make a request

Requesting literature searches

Whether you are searching for a specific journal article or need the latest articles written on a particular topic, please contact us for help and advice. You can request literature searches via ELMS, or contact us by phone or e-mail.

e-Learning support

If you need help with e-learning, we provide a quiet space away from your workplace where you can concentrate.  Our friendly staff are also on hand to help and support you, and help you save time.

E-Learning Library Services