Primary Care Library Services

Hello, my name is Kate and I’m the Primary Care Librarian for Oxfordshire

Area: Oxfordshire


Ask me about

  • Evidence and literature searches to improve your learning
  • Accessing e-resources such as databases, ebooks and ejournals
  • Helping you share knowledge in your team/practice
  • Using the NHS Knowledge and Library Hub
  • Using BMJ Best Practice
  • The role of health literacy in communicating effectively
  • Use of Games for your staff/team learning events

What I can help with

Knowledge and Library Hub

The Knowledge and Library Hub connects NHS staff and  learners to high quality knowledge and evidence resources. It includes: journals, books and databases; clinical decision support resources including NICE Guidelines and BMJ Best Practice; policy and management information and research literature. Access it here.

Request a literature search

I will find evidence to support your decision making and impact patient care. Click here to request a literature search


Overwhelmed by information or not sure how to keep up-to-date? KnowledgeShare provides you with tailored bulletins and notifications of the latest research and publications in your field… Click here to sign up.

Register your OpenAthens Account

For access to Electronic Resources for Primary Care you require an OpenAthens Account. Click here to register.

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Current Awareness bulletins

Key Resources for Primary Care

BMJ Best Practice

This is an online decision-support tool for use at the point of care.

MAH Complete

MAH Complete is the premium health journal collection from the Mark Allen Group. MAH Complete covers the whole health care spectrum including nursing, midwifery, medicine, allied health professions and health economics.

Trip medical database

A smart, fast tool to find quality clinical research evidence.

Page last reviewed: 8 April, 2024