Handouts and Guides

(Click on the icon to open the guide)

LKS Registration Form

Registration form for the Library and Knowledge Service 

Terms and Conditions

Our library terms and conditions.

Library Guide

This A5 guide will give you brief information about the library, opening hours, contact details and information about our services.

Library Guide (Large Print/Mobile Friendly)

Mobile friendly, larger print version of our library guide. Easier to read on phones and tablets.

Your Library Online

This guide will tell you more about our online catalogue Koha, and how to search for books online.

Your Library Account Online

This guide will tell you how to access your own library account to see what books you have out, you can also renew and reserve books.

Access to the Library Facilities for People with Disabilites

This guide will tell you more about access to the library and the resources we hold.

Openathens Guide

This guide will tell you how you can apply for an Athens account.

Inter-Library Loans via Clio

This guide will tell you more about ordering Inter-library loan articles through Clio, including how to set up an account.

Training sessions Guide

Details of the training courses we offer 

Training Session Dates

Dates of forthcoming training sessions

Training Handouts and Guides

Click here to redirect to the training guides including information on E-Journals, healthcare databases, guides on how to search and help with referencing and citation.

Clinical Librarian Service

The Clinical Librarian service supports clinical decision-making by providing good quality and filtered information.

Literature Search Request Form

You can use this form to request a Literature search, simply download, fill out and return to us.

Activities to share

Resources that have been carefully selected to encourage staff and carers to actively engage with patients and relatives.


Online Research Data Archive where you can find all of the research papers and articles created by staff of the UHDB Trust, Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Stock Recommendation Form

Use this form to let us know if you have a recommendation for our stock.

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