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Library Resources

Library Catalogue  print & online books, journals, articles

Electronic Journals & Books List  ejournals and ebooks

Individual Databases  For your research

Barwon Health Publications Barwon Health produced publications

Library Membership register 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

Meeting rooms  A variety of meeting rooms can be booked

Contact Us

‚ÄčBarwon Health Library
Mezzanine Level, St Mary's Library & Research Centre
190 Myers St, Geelong, Vic, 3220

Phone: 03 4215 0478
Email: library@barwonhealth.org.au

Hours 8.30am-5.00pm Monday to Friday 

Library News

 UpToDate Advanced Now Available

UpToDate now includes two new features (purchased by Barwon Health Library). Pathways are flow charts that prompt you to consider a patient’s symptoms and health history to arrive at an appropriate clinical decision. Test it out by going to UpToDate (in the Point of Care Tools section to the right and searching for diabetes and then clicking on the third result. Lab Interpretation helps you better understand unusual or challenging tests results. It displays a number of conditions or circumstances that may have led to a certain result and, similarly to Pathways, provides guidance on immediate action, additional testing etc. For example, search for hypoglycemia and again click on the third result. A short video is available on UpToDate Advanced


   Rehabilitation Reference Center is an evidence-based clinical reference tool for use by physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists and more. It has almost 800 reviews on rehabilitation topics, 150 research instruments, 10,000 exercise images and 3000 patient handouts.   


New library resources:

Front cover image for This is going to hurt : secret diaries of a junior doctor This is going to hurt: secret diaries of a junior doctor by Kay, 2018

Cover Art image Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine by Mitra, 2018 

Front cover image for Palliative care nursing : quality care to the end of life Palliative care nursing: quality care to the end of life by Matzo, 2018

Pain-in-RACF-2_Front Pain in residential aged care facilities: management strategies by Goucke, 2018

Front cover image for Evidence-based practice across the health professions Evidence based practice across the health professions by Bennett, 2017

Front cover image for Breast imaging Breast imaging: the requisites by Ikeda, 2017

Clinical Resources

Clinicians Health Channel

Quick Links: Australian Medicines Handbook, eTGMIMS


Point of Care Tools 

 Access Barwon Health Prompt                 

 Access UpToDate - Access on your mobile device/home PC as well         

 Access Nursing Advisor 

 Access Nursing Procedures                      

Image result for reference Rehabilitation centre Access Rehabilitation Reference Centre  

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