Awards at Musgrove Park Library

The library at Musgrove Park Hospital is pleased to announce that they achieved 98.96% on the 2014 Library Quality Assurance Framework (LQAF). This shows that the library is more than able to meet the standards required for providing good quality evidence and information to its users. The result exceeds the national average.

The library has also achieved the Sally Hernando Award for Innovation in NHS Library & Knowledge Services 2014-2015. The award was presented by Health Education England (HEE) for the development of Patient Information and Cancer Survivorship leaflets created by the library for patients following their cancer treatment.


BMJ changes

The BMJ has recently had a facelift and is now known as The BMJ… as they say, they are now “the definite article.”

Online access to the journal via Athens is not affected.

There is a new website, accessible via the link below:

Items which may be of interest are the new subject specific blogs on a range of topics from diabetes to palliative care, with a blog aimed specifically at junior doctors.

The blogs can be accessed here