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Nursing: Welcome

Welcome to the Sheppard Library


 

Details about the Library Services, opening hours, helpdesks, subject support can be found below.

Royal Free computer room opening hours

The Middlesex University computer room at the Royal Free is open between the following times:

09:30 - 20:00 Monday - Friday

Placement Libraries

Whilst on placement you will have access to site libraries based at your hospital. You can also join the RCN library as a student. If you require access to other University Libraries check the SCONUL Access site for details.

NHS Resources

2nd and 3rd year BSc students, PGDip and placement students have access to NHS resources. You will be emailed a login.

Useful Shelfnumbers

Helpsheet of shelf locations for Nursing and relevant books

Welcome to the subject guide for Nursing

Find out about the Library and IT resources available to you.

Seen & Heard - an interactive e-learning course on how to recognise the signs of child sexual abuse or exploitation

Using the library catalogue

Nursing & allied health current awareness resources

The Mental Elf- This website will help you find just what you need to keep up-to-date with all of the important and reliable mental health research and guidance:

The Mental Elf

This website will help you find just what you need to keep up-to-date with all of the important and reliable mental health research and guidance. - See more at: http://www.thementalelf.net/about/#sthash.JLEZXCAO.dpuf
This website will help you find just what you need to keep up-to-date with all of the important and reliable mental health research and guidance. - See more at: http://www.thementalelf.net/about/#sthash.JLEZXCAO.dpuf
This website will help you find just what you need to keep up-to-date with all of the important and reliable mental health research and guidance. - See more at: http://www.thementalelf.net/about/#sthash.JLEZXCAO.dpuf

You can also sign up for the weekly newsletter or download the smart phone app.

Bloomsbury Healthcare Library produce a current awareness bulletin for nurses and allied health professionals every two months on a wide range of subject areas.  Click on the link below for the most recent bulletin.

You may also visit this page to view older bulletins:

BHL current awareness service

NHS current awareness website - recent new healthcare information selected by NHS librarians are below; to see more click on any of the links to go to the website.

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Visible Body - interactive apps for Anatomy & Physiology

Visible Body is an online anatomy & physiology learning package. It contains two resources:

  • Human Anatomy Atlas 2017  - interactive 3D models and animations
  • Anatomy & Physiology 2016 - a guided step by step introduction to each human body system with activities and quizzes.

Your subject librarians

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1st Year Nursing  : 

Jo Wilson

2nd Year Nursing

Michelle Newman

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3rd Year Nursing

Iona Preston

Help with Academic Writing

The Writing Space

Gemma Wilkinson and Faith Dillon-Lee are the Academic Writing and Language Lecturers for the School of Health and Education.

Based in the Learning Enhancement Team (LET) in the Sheppard Library, they can help you excel in your academic communication, whether this is in written assignments or oral presentations, as well as using information effectively and ethically in your work.

Contact:  LET@mdx.ac.uk

You can also book 1-2-1 tutorials with them or sign up for LET workshops (links below).

Finding your books

 

The main way of finding your reading materials is to use the library catalogue.

Fantastic events from the Department of Mental Health, Social Work and Integrative Medicine!