We offer access to nationally and locally subscribed journals covering every speciality plus many non-clinical areas. The bulk of our content is online although we have a small stock of current print journals and a significant stock of archived and bound journals in the Library.


Discover our range of books and E-books as well as useful collections tailored to your speciality.


You can borrow much more than just books from the library, we also offer projectors and screens, anatomical models, a skeleton and headphones (but not a skeleton wearing headphones)

Current Awareness Bulletins

We currently produce three monthly bulletins, Nursing Current Awareness, Health Management and Innovation Update (HMIU) and The Advancing Practitioner Bulletin. We also share regular bulletins from elsewhere covering a range of topics.

Anatomy TV

Home of the World’s most accurate and comprehensive digital human anatomy and physiology content providing 3D models to assist you in your practice.

The most comprehensive collection of clinical skills procedures in visual format, downloadable content and the opportunity to create your own CPD record. Every clinical procedure you will ever have to perform is here.


Without a doubt, our most popular resource and the best way for you to keep up to date with your speciality or areas of interest. Contact us to set up your fortnightly evidence email, all the evidence and knowledge you need, delivered straight to your inbox.


Tailored, topical collections of resources in every format, carefully curated for you by the Library team. Find what you need in our journals, books and online resources.

BMJ Best Practice

One of the best clinical decision making tools available, covering every speciality. Your access now also includes the BMJ Co-Morbidities tool.

Up To Date

Up To Date is a trusted evidence-based clinical decision support resource at the point of care. 

CINAHL Ultimate

CINAHL® Ultimate is the definitive resource for nursing and allied health research, providing full text for more of the most used journals in the CINAHL index than any other database – with no embargo. It covers more than 50 nursing specialties and includes quick lessons, evidence-based care sheets, CEU models and research instruments.

Access via the Hub

Resource Guide

Find what online resources you can currently access through the WSH Library with are very own produced resource guide! The resource holds key information and links for every resource for both, local and core NHS content.

Health Business Elite

Health Business Elite provides 570 journals with content detailing all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management. Topics covered include hospital management, hospital administration, marketing, human resources, computer technology, facilities management and insurance. 

Resource of the Month

Resource of the Month highlights exciting both, new and current, resources once a month and is a great way to better understand what’s available.

MEDLINE Ultimate

MEDLINE Ultimate provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. It is the world’s most comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for over 1,800 journals.