We have 4 libraries at North Tyneside, Wansbeck, The Northumbria (Cramlington) and Hexham Hospitals.  Check information about opening hours and how to contact us here.

The libraries all have study space, laptops to borrow and printers. You can borrow up to 10 books for 4 weeks and they will be automatically renewed, unless requested by someone else. You can request any book on the library catalogue and collect it from your local library.


Joining The Library 

Medical Students can join the library here
All other students can join here



The Library has a wide selection of useful books and e-books to support you in your studies. See below for links to books lists:
Study skills
Patient History Taking 


The library also has a vast collection of fiction including mood boosting books, quick reads and graphic novels. 

Health and Wellbeing 

As a student, it is important that you look after your health and wellbeing. The library has a range of books on self-helphobbies, healthy eating and  fitness  to improve and maintain good mental and physical well-being. For more information on health and wellbeing or to see other resources click here 

Staying up-to-date

Register for an NHS Athens account for access to healthcare databases (including Cinahl and Medline), online journals and other resources.

UpToDate is an evidence-based knowledge system that helps clinicians make the right decisions at the point of care. Use your Athens

BMJ Best Practice provides the latest evidence-based information, whenever and wherever you need it.  Once logged in you can register for a free personal account.  With a personal account you can download the BMJ Best Practice app, track your CME/CPD activity and download certificates

If you would like to print library information, you can download it is a leaflet.