Open athens.png Athens accounts are the main method of accessing electronic resources in the NHS in England. Self-register for an account here:
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BMJ Best Practice is a point of care tool. It gives step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, prevention and treatment. Access is via OpenAthens: 
Log in to your account and under the middle column 'All resources', it is the first item listed.
A five minute tutorial on how to use BMJ Best Practice can be found here: 
Clinical Key.jpg ClinicalKey is a search tool designed to provide answers to clinical questions. It includes journals, books, practice guidelines, patient education, drug information and MEDLINE citations and abstracts. Login with an OpenAthens account:
Cochrane library.jpg Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases including Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) which is the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care.
Elms image.png ELMS Library Catalogue allows you to search for items held in our print collection, place a hold request for a print book and request journal articles.You can also renew your books here: Our Elms user guide provides step-by-step instructions.
endnote-logo.png Endnote: A free online reference management software allows you to manage your references for your research and assignments. Register for an account here: A detailed user guide is also available here.
NICE1.jpg HDAS is the portal to search multiple databases such as EMBASE, Medline and CINAHL Index. Access is via OpenAthens.
Nice journals.jpg Journals can be searched for and accessed via NICE here: Login with an Athens account.
Journal TOCs.png JournalTOCs is a current awareness service that alerts you via email when new articles are published by your favourite journals. Register here:
Knowledgeshare.png KnowledgeShare is a current awareness service which provides high level evidence tailored to your interests. You can register for this service when you join the library or alternatively, you can self-register at this link:
Medical Masterclass.png Medical Masterclass offers valuable tools for tackling the challenge of passing the MRCP(UK) exam. Please email to request access
Pub Med.png PubMed comprises more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Free to search:
Renal drug database.png Renal Drug Database is a key source of prescribing information for clinical and medicines information pharmacists. Contact the library for the username and password.
Royal Marsden Manual.png The Royal Marsden Manual Online contains evidence-based clinical skills and procedures related to essential aspects of a patient's care. Access is via OpenAthens.
Trip.jpg TRIP database is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.
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UpToDate is a searchable online information resource that synthesises the most recent healthcare information into verifiable, evidence-based recommendations. To access from within Royal Papworth Hospital click here. To access from outside the hospital site, login with an OpenAthens account:

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