Welcome to the West Suffolk NHS Trust Library.

Enabling West Suffolk hospital and community colleagues to use the right knowledge, at the right time, in the right place, we can get you to high-quality, credible information, fast.

Situated in the Drummond Education Centre on the hospital site, come to us for information, study space and a welcoming place to relax. Not on site? We offer a full, virtual library service to colleagues in the community.

How we can Help

Our services help you to get the information you need, fast. Our best asset is our team and their expertise in finding information and providing you with the tools and skills you need to be at your best.

Resources we offer

From books, print journals, equipment and study space, to online journals, e-books, databases and clinical tools, it doesn’t matter where you are based, we have the resources to support you in your role or studies.


Our skills and knowledge training is 121 and offered on demand, but can be adapted for group/team settings. Check out our range of courses and workshops.

Your Library Team

Meet the team who have the knowledge, skills and dedication to support you in your role.


Discover our range of books and e-books covering all topics relevant to a modern health service, professional development, wellbeing, equality and diversity and fiction.

NHS Knowledge & Library Hub

The Hub includes all national and local NHS content, allows in-depth database searching, gives access to clinical decision-making tools and other online resources, all in one place.