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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We have a number of temporary service changes in light of the Coronavirus pandemic. Temporary changes to our services.

Visiting

We have a range of information and advice here: Coronavirus information.

Library Services

Library service provision for RDaSH Service:

The service is available 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday and the library is physically located at DRI in the Library & Learning Resource Centre, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Doncaster DN2 5LT

Tel: 01302 642894 or email dbth.dri.library@nhs.net

Facilities include book loans (subject to availability, collection and/or delivery options) study space, PC/Internet access, photocopying and printing, and an enquiry service in person, by phone or on email.

Staff can also access the online library catalogue at http://dab.nhslibraries.com

Via the library catalogue you can also now locate the RDaSH Publications Register which is now live though currently still in development. Follow the links from the web page above to search for details or if you wish to see a full list of what is currently on the register, go to http://dab.nhslibraries.com/Scripts/Hapi.dll/retrieve2?SetID=0366C728-97FC-4C71-A7E2-30559729D743&DataSetName=HERITAGE

It will be updated regularly, but in the meantime if you have published an article, book or book chapter you can let us know by completing the following form and returning it to dbth.publications@nhs.net
RDaSH Publications Register Submission Form

Access to the Knowledge and Information Portal is at http://www.netvibes.com/dbhlibrary
From here you can navigate to the RDASH welcome page, and speciality pages that may be of interest such as mental Health, Dementia, Elderly Care, Health Information. There are over 30 subject areas that you can choose from.

Access to the Knowledge and Library service pages at at https://www.dbth.nhs.uk/services/library-services/

From here you can navigate your way through the library web pages but in particular, you may be interested in the range of current awareness services that we provide – https://www.dbth.nhs.uk/services/library-services/current-awareness-services/
You can choose to receive any of our current awareness bulletins direct to your inbox as they are published if you prefer – just complete this form and return it via e-mail or post to the library at DRI.

Requesting items/document supply – There is also an inter-library loans/document supply service subject to availability from other providers and within current copyright licensing and regulations. Complete this form (above) and return it via e-mail or post to the library at DRI. Alternatively contact library staff on 01302 642894 or at dbth.dri.library@nhs.net for further assistance.

Library membership form

Request form

For all other enquiries about other areas of library service provision, please contact Heather Rice, Assistant Director Research on 01302 798456.

As a Trust we now administer ATHENS for ourselves. For staff who have an queries about their ATHENS account or for those staff who wish to update or make changes to their account please contact rdash.groundedresearch@nhs.net

Information about ATHENS is below:

online registration guidance

The link to register is  https://register.athensams.net/nhs/nhseng/