Library Services

Welcome to Greater Manchester Mental Health Library and Knowledge Services.

Our aim is to help all staff, learners and service users make best use of our services and enable them to find the right knowledge and evidence to achieve excellent healthcare and health improvement.

Library and Knowledge Services include:

  • Books, reports, journals and multimedia resources
  • Health Promotion Models and Teaching Resources
  • Enquiry service
  • Literature Searching services
  • Information skills training
  • Visits to teams tailored to your needs
  • Tailored Current awareness Bulletins
  • Access to electronic resources
  • Access to books from other libraries
  • Leaflets
  • Study Space and Access to PCs
  • WI-FI

 

Library and Knowledge Service Quality Standards

GMMH Library and Knowledge Services work to continuously uphold the following quality standards:

Enquiries: Respond to all enquiries within 1 working day.

Literature Searches: All searches delivered within a maximum of 10 working days.

Interlibrary Loans and Document Supply: Items requested through our document supply service will be delivered within 2 weeks.

Request a literature search

Request a literature search

You can request a literature search by filling in the request form below. Return this to library@gmmh.nhs.uk  

One of our specialist librarians will conduct the search on your behalf and will provide you with a summary and report on articles matching your search question.

Literature Search Request Form

If you would like to carry out a search yourself, we can provide training. Visit our Training and Outreach Librarian pages to find out more.

Order an article

Order an article

If we do not have a book or journal that you require, we can usually obtain it from another library for you.

We are part of a number of library networks that allow us to request items for our users.

If you would like to request a book or journal article, please complete the request form below and return it to library@gmmh.nhs.uk

Book and Article Request form

Book a training session

Book a training session

To request an information skills training session for you or your team, contact our Outreach Librarian on Rosalind.McNally@gmmh.nhs.uk or the library team on library@gmmh.nhs.uk

Submit a leaflet order

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Download our Library and Knowledge Service Leaflet

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