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Training sessions provided by the Library

What training is offered by the Library?

Access to electronic resources - journals, books, information databases, guidelines.
Literature Searching.

How is it offered?

Individual 1:1 sessions.
Group training sessions.

How do I find out about training sessions?

Group sessions: check the MLE or contact the library.

Literature Searching Workshops:2013 leaflet

Individual sessions: contact the library at or phone 01722 429054

Other Training Sessions of Interest

  • Arranged by other providers
  • Generally available to take part in
  • Mainly relate to use of online resources
  • Online or classroom sessions

BMJ Learning

Free online CPD modules now available to all staff at

You will need to register on the first visit and use your NHS Athens password to login.
Register for an NHS Athens account.

Contact or phone 01722 429054 for more information

MRCP Paces

Preparation for exams includes sample scenarios

RCN 2011 Nursing Research Conference

Access posters, symposia, workshops.

RCN Conference

See the presentations from the RCN 2013 Research Society annual international conference
Belfast in March 2013.

RCN online training

CASP - Critical Appraisal Skills Programme

Change of web address:
Casp international
Replaces PHRU

Department of Health Quality Resource

Energise for excellence in care website contains the 'Cycle of Continuous Improvement and Development' toolkit of resources for nurse, midwife and health visitor quality improvement

Safeguarding Adults - An introduction from the NMC

We have produced a suite of short films to help safeguard adults from abuse. If you don't do something, who will?

Patient decision aids from National Prescribing Centre

Using aids to explain risk and benefits for GPs.
More information from:

Open Learn

Open learn website gives free access to Open University online learning materials, including Health and Social Care topics and study skills.
Open learn postgraduate study skills.

Range of training resources in Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy available for use by NHS staff online.
RLOs (reusable learning objects) from Nottingham University

Cochrane Library Web Tutorials

Two brand new web tutorials have just been released:
Part One – The Cochrane Library - an introduction
Part Two – The Cochrane Library – searching and using MESH

To access the full suite of Wiley-Blackwell online tutorials including Essential Evidence Plus, Wiley Online Library and Evidence Based Medicine Guidelines, visit:

Understanding Medical Words tutorial (National Library of Medicine USA).

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