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For Information: E-Resources

Accessing Electronic Resources

The LKS Library Leads have procured "Core Content" - a range of electronic books, databases and electronic journals for use by NHS and other eligible staff. These resources are made available via the Evidence Services Journals and Databases site together with resources purchased by NHS Evidence.

Access is controlled by the OpenAthens access management system. OpenAthens accounts can be set up at

You can also  check who is eligible to access the resources.

What Electronic Resources Are Available?

You can download a complete list of the current portfolio of nationally purchased databases and journals (revised March 2018) .

For help in accessing these resources contact:

NHS Evidence has a dedicated community for LKS staff which includes:

  • NICE Evidence Services issues

  • Resources for administrators

  • Buy books, journals and databases - Framework Agreement

  • Keep up-to-date

  • OpenAthens support and information

  • Find Support information and training materials

Wolters Kluwer Link Resolver

You can access a dedicated support site at

Page Update 13 September 2017