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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 20 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.

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

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

To support medical staff Oxford Univesity Press have made the the latest (6th) edition of the Oxford Textbook of Medicine freely available online. You will require an Open Athens account to access it. Click Here

Library Staffed Times

The Library is temporarily closed due to COVID-19, however staff are available via e-mail as follows;

Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.

24/7 access is available via application


Map of New Cross Hospital

Benefits of working with Librarians and Knowledge Specialists

Request an article/document via our document supply system

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