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NHS Wales e-Library

This is a collection of electronic resources, funded by the Welsh Government, and available to all NHS Wales staff and healthcare students on placement.

It includes full text eJournals, databases such as Medline, Embase, Social Care Online, PsycInfo, as well as Medicines Information (BNF & BNF for Children), and links to clinical guidelines. It also includes access to the evidence summary tool BMJ Best Practice, and the clinical search engines ClinicalKey and ClinicalKey for Nursing.

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Procedures Online (10th ed) can also be accessed. It is a resource which gives you up-to-date evidence-based knowledge of clinical procedures, and supports the delivery of patient-centred care. 

Visit the e-Library page  to access these resources and for a full list of current resources.

To gain full access to many of the resources you will be prompted to sign-in.  You will be presented with two sign-in options :

NHS Wales Email Address:  Choose this option if you have an NHS email address and network (NADEX) password.

OpenAthens:  If you do not have an NHS Wales email address, you can self register for an OpenAthens account: 

If you require any assistance in searching the electronic resources, one-to-one assistance is available by contacting your local health library.