Skip to main content

Barwon Health Library Service: Home

Evidence for Excellence

Library Fast Finder - quick access to online books, articles, journals, UpToDate, AMH, Google Scholar etc ... (Use the "Find a Database" option for advanced searches)




Search Library Resources

Search Library Catalogue  both print & online books, journals, articles

Search A-Z Electronic Resources List  online journals and ebooks

Browse Individual Databases  For your research

Search Barwon Health Publications Official publicationssabbatical & project reports, research publications & oral histories in the Library Repository

Register for a Library Membership  A library membership number is needed to access the resources

Library Services

Document Supply  Need an article, a book or a book chapter?

Literature searches Literature searches on your behalf

Current awareness services  Journal alerts and topic alerts

Book a consultation  A one-to-one session with a Librarian

Training in Library resources Customised for you

Meeting rooms  A variety of meeting rooms can be booked

DidYouKnow? - Library News

Barwon Health Library will be closed for the Christmas/New Year period from the 25th of December 2017 until the 2nd of January 2018. Any email enquiries or requests will be addressed as soon as we return. We wish you a safe and happy holiday period


New Library books and ebooks  December 2017

Where are the Barwon Health Libraries?  Instructions and maps for the two Barwon Health libraries

New NSQHS Standards The 2017 2nd edition of the National Safety and Quality Healthcare Standards are available 

Confused by Copyright?  Check out the library's information on Copyright rules, and what you can do and cannot do here

St Mary's Library & Research Centre Meeting Room Bookings  6 rooms of various sizes can be booked via the Meeting Room Request Form

Research Data Management Planning Checklist  View the Checklist to help manage your research data.

UpToDate Anywhere re-verification Once registered, if you log in to UpToDate via the Barwon Health Library website at least once every 90 days, access to UpToDate Anywhere will continue without disruption. This log in must take place while connected to the Barwon Health Network and must be via the UpToDate link on the Library website

Clinicians Health Channel Resources

Clinicians Health Channel

Quick Links: Australian Medicines Handbook, eTGMIMS 

Note  - Use Chrome or Firefox, not Internet Explorer

UpToDate Anywhere

Access UpToDate   

Like UpToDate on your phone, tablet or home PC as well? 
Using a Barwon Health computer, complete this Registration


 Image result for browzine

Create a bookshelf of your favourite eJournals to read at your leisure

Click here to get started

In the Literature

Elements - Keep up to date with all of the Cochrane news from around Australia and beyond with the Cochrane Australia Quarterly Newsletter

Long-term outcomes after infected mini-open rotator cuff repair: results of a 10-year review.

Asaid R, Eng K, Brown G, Page R. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Nov 13. pii: S1058-2746(17)30582-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.09.003. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Scrub typhus reinfection.

Koralur MC, Singh R, Varma M, Stenos J, Bairy I. Trop Doct. 2017 Jan 1:49475517740310. doi: 10.1177/0049475517740310. [Epub ahead of print] 

Doctors' mental health, burnout, and suicidality: Professional and ethical issues in the workplace.

Adler NR, Adler KA, Grant-Kels JM. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 Dec;77(6):1191-1193. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.07.011. 

Ethical considerations in preventive interventions for bipolar disorder.

Ratheesh A, Cotton SM, Davey CG, Adams S, Bechdolf A, Macneil C, Berk M, McGorry PD. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2017 Apr;11(2):104-112. doi: 10.1111/eip.12340. Epub 2016 Mar 30. Review.