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Noise in the library

The COMET Building is undergoing an full refurbishment for 4 weeks. However the library reading room is very noisy during the day, which is unavoidable.

If you find the noise unbearable, please ask the library staff to provide a pair of closed ear headphones, which are very effective at blocking out the noise.

We thank you for your understanding. Library Team

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New in the Library – CSA Scenarios for the MRCGP 4th Edition

The first three editions have helped thousands of candidates through the CSA exam in the last nine years. The original approach has therefore been retained so the book continues to offer readers a concise ‘need-to-know’ guide to passing the CSA, with the emphasis on successfully completing a case in the allotted ten minutes using a structured consultation framework that works.

This latest edition has been comprehensively updated to include new information on the latest clinical evidence, national guidelines, and from the recent medical literature. All existing cases have been revised and new cases have been added to cover pre-diabetes and premature ejaculation. Psoriasis, sore throat, thyroid disease and the PSA test are covered in even more detail.

New Titles Added to Medhand Mobile Libraries

9781405171076The Medhand Mobile Libraries App has added new ‘App-Books’

You may return your present books, if you wish to borrow these by logging in at bookstore.medhand.com

If you haven’t requested up to 8 free books available on iPhone and Android devices what are you waiting for?

 Contact library@ldh.nhs.uk for a code.

New Titles added:

All 10 Eureka titles from JP Medical!

Hepatology at a Glance (Wiley)

Metabolism at a Glance (Wiley)

ECG for Beginners

Cancer and its Management

Atlas of Comparative Diagnostic & Experimental Hematology 2e

The Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Easter Library Office Opening Times

The library office will be closed on the Friday the 29th and Monday the 2nd for Easter. If you have any requests please email them to library@ldh.nhs.uk but you may find what you are looking for in the Library Discovery Service. The IT room and library will be open 24/7 as usual with your ID badge, and no books, lendable laptops or devices need to be returned over the weekend.

We wish you a restful Easter break, and hope you enjoy the following image of a lovely rabbit.

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EBSCO eBooks now available

 

 

The EBSCO Discovery Service now has a collection of our most popular titles as eBooks through EBSCO eBook Library.

The EBSCO eBook library can be searched, in full-text along with all our journals and books via the Library Discovery Service, or you can browse the titles available using EBSCO eBooks (Athens Password Required)

You may read online, or download full books as PDF or EPUB files (You will need EBSCO eBooks app or Adobe Digital Editions installed)

You can create collections of books and papers for later reference with an EBSCO account.

You require an Athens account for all our resources, if you do not yet have one please apply at the Athens Self-Registration Site

We welcome recommendations for any titles that would suitable as an electronic format at library@ldh.nhs.uk