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RWT Library & Knowledge Services: Welcome

Guide for Library and Knowledge Services


Welcome to the Library and Knowledge Services of Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust. We provide services for all staff and students on placement with the organisation. 

The Library & Knowledge Service is based in Building 11 (Wolverhampton Medical Institute) at New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, WV10 0QP

We provide the following core services;

  • book loan of key textbooks
  • mediated literature searching
  • document supply
  • advice, training and support in using online tools
  • current awarenessundefined

There are a small number of PCs available in the library for staff to use, and all have MS Office and access to the world wide web via a Trust Network Account. These are social distanced to comply with COVID-19 regulations

Check out the list of Clinical Specialties that includes links to key textbooks, journals and the latest research.

If you wish to register for the library click on the Using the Library tab for details about registering for the Library and Open Athens

At present the Library & Knowledge Service is prioritising access to e-resources as a result of COVID-19. Please click on the COVID-19 tab to access specialist tools to support your information requirements. 

Click here to request an urgent search of the evidence base.

To quickly access the A to Z list of Online Resources click on the tab at the top of the page

Please note that you must wear a surgical face mask at all times whilst in an enclosed space on Trust premises. This includes the library.

Library Staffed Times

Our staffed opening times are:

Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.

24/7 access is available via application


Tel: 01902 695322


Discovery - requires an Open Athens account to search

Request an article/document via our document supply system

Benefits of working with Librarians and Knowledge Specialists

RWT Library & Knowledge Services Building 11, Wolverhampton Medical Institute, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton. WV10 0QP Tel: 01902 695322 E-Mail: Twitter: @rwtlibrary