Library Services

If you are a staff member with Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust (LCHS), Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LPFT) or United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (ULHT) then you are entitled to the following services. If you are a St Barnabas Hospice staff member then please contact your local library for information on the services available to you.

Library Membership

Become a member so that you can borrow books.

Library Membership

NHS OpenAthens Account

All NHS staff members are entitled to a NHS OpenAthens account. This gives you access to online journal articles and to other resources such as BMJ Best Practice, DynaMed Plus and ClinicalKey.

NHS OpenAthens Account

Journal Articles

If you cannot find the article that you need just let us know and we will search for the article for you.

Journal Article Request

A Search for Evidence

If you need evidence then we can search the healthcare databases and resources for you.

A search for Evidence


We provide training on searching the healthcare databases and resources and also on how to appraise the information that you find.

Training Request


KnowledgeShare highlights newly published information and can be used to set up regular alerts to keep you up to date with the latest health and social care developments.


Renew or Reserve a Book

You can renew or reserve a book over the telephone, in person or online.

Renew or Reserve a Book

Suggest a Book

You can suggest a book that we could buy for the libraries.

Book Suggestion

Other Services

IT Skills Pathway

If you are looking to update your IT Skills then you can access a variety of courses from the IT Skills Pathway.