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Health and Wellbeing E-books

The library has a new range of health and well-being e-books available for all staff members. These include topics on stress, burnout and self-care.

For further information on how to access our EBSCO Health and Wellbeing collection, please download our guide

Nursing and Clinical E-books 

Kortext provides access to a wide range of healthcare textbooks online. The subject areas include key clinical topics, nursing, primary care and general practice, palliative care, health management, as well as mentoring and coaching titles.

For further information on how to access our Kortext collection, please download our guide.

Oxford Handbooks and Textbooks

Oxford Handbooks are a must-have for medical students, junior doctors, nurses, midwives & senior doctors, and they can be accessed online anytime anywhere! Our collection includes titles from the popular series Oxford Medical Handbooks, Oxford Nursing Handbooks, Oxford Specialist Handbooks and Oxford Textbooks.


Kortext books
Oxford ebooks

Nursing and Clinical E-books

VleBook is an eBook platform which provides access to textbooks and exam revision books, including titles from the following popular series: ABC of, At a Glance, Clinical Cases Uncovered, Core Clinical Cases, Crash Course, Lecture Notes, Medical Masterclass, and much more!

Leadership E-books 

We have a collection of e-books on leadership and management which are all free to access from work or home.

Vle ebooks
Wiley leadership ebooks

Fast Facts Medical E-books

Access over 100 books in the Fast Facts series, spanning multiple topics from diabetes to rare diseases, with new titles being added regularly.  They are authored by international key opinion leaders, fully referenced and available in multiple digital formats. Test yourself with free FastTest quizzes with certifications, available via the ‘book details’ tab on the website.

The Royal Marsden Manual of clinical and cancer nursing procedures. 10th ed.

The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures can be accessed online anytime anywhere. It’s an excellent tool to enable nurses to access the latest research relevant to practice quickly and easily from a source they can trust.

For further information on how to access The Royal Marsden, please download our guide.

Royal Marsden book

The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry. 14th ed.

The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry is the essential evidence-based handbook on the safe and effective prescribing of psychotropic agents. Covering both common and complex prescribing situations encountered in day-to-day clinical practice, this comprehensive resource provides expert guidance on drug choice, minimum and maximum doses, adverse effects, switching medications, prescribing for special patient groups, and more. Each clear and concise chapter includes an up-to-date reference list providing easy access to the evidence on which the guidance is based.