The GVH Library offers a range of Services to enable our staff and students to access quality information in a timely manner. Some of these Services aim to keep staff abreast of current literature in their field and others fulfil a clinical or educational need at a point in time. Please contact us in the Library if you wish to utlise any of the below Services.
The Library offer an Inter-ibrary Loan Service to all staff and students.
Delivery time for most requests is:
Requests can be submitted via the below forms or via hard copy or e-mail. Our databases also have embedded inter-library loan request forms which staff can take advantage of. Articles and Book Chapters will be e-mailed to the Requestor unless we are instructed otherwise
Literature Searches, undertaken by a qualified Librarian, are available to all staff. To request a search please complete the below Search Request form or speak to Library staff. Also please contact Library staff if you wish to run your own search but require assistance to get started - we are happy to point you the right direction and give you a few tips to make your searching more effective and efficient .
The Library also offer a Search Update Service - complete a search request form and ensure you tick the box requesting monthly updates - you will then receive a monthly e-mail with newly published content on your subject.
Database training sessions are run periodically in the Library Computer Room. Current sessions run by Library staff are:
Introduction to CINAHL - 2021 Dates TBA
Introduction to Medline - 2021 Dates TBA
Online training is also offered by the Clinicians Health Channel website utilising WebEx. This can be done on any PC - at your own desktop, at home or in the Library. Click here to view the current training schedule and self-register.