Library and Knowledge Services

The Library and Knowledge Services provides support to the staff and students of United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (ULHT), Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LPFT), Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust (LCHS) and St Barnabas Hospice.

There are some words and terms that you may come across relating to the Library and Knowledge Services. Explanations of these can be found in our glossary of terms.

Please click on the blue buttons below to find information about the services available and there are also links to request these services. If you would like more information then please contact us.

Knowledge and Library Hub

Health Education England (HEE) has introduced the NHS Knowledge and Library Hub as a gateway which, for the first time nationally, connects NHS staff and learners to a significant range of free, high-quality knowledge and evidence resources, services and databases.

Library Catalogue

You can search for books on the library catalogue.

Any books that you reserve can be collected from your nearest library or sent to you via the internal mail to your department. Please allow approximately 7 days for delivery. 

If you have any books that you have borrowed and would like to return please send them via the internal mail to the Staff Library, Education Centre, Pilgrim Hospital, the Staff Library at Grantham Hospital or the Knowledge, Learning and Resources Hub at Lincoln County Hospital. Alternatively book return boxes are available at Pilgrim, Grantham and Lincoln.

Discriminatory Material

We would like to ensure that all of the materials available from the Library and Knowledge Services are appropriate and non-discriminatory. If you find discriminatory information in any of the items that we hold then please report it here