Information Resources

We've brought together; Point of Care Tools, Key Journals, Online Books & Websites to help you access vital information & research on Covid-19.

Point of Care Tools


Access the latest information on Covid-19 here.

DynaMed includes:

•Overviews and recommendations
•Graphics and images
•Precise search results

You can get access here via your Open Athens account.


BMJ Best Practice is a trusted clinical decision support tool which provides healthcare professionals with access to the latest relevant clinical information when making diagnosis and treatment decisions

Access the latest information on Covid-19 here.


We have an individual subscription to access UpToDate.


This means that if there is an UpToDate topic that you are interested in we can provide you with a full text electronic copy direct to your inbox.

Browse UptoDate and email the title of the topic to us and we will email you back with the full text.

Access the latest information on Covid-19 here.


Key Journals

The Lancet, The BMJ,  The New England Journal of Medicine  and JAMA all have Coronvairus Resource Centres to assist health workers and researchers.  All of their COVID-19 content is free to access, simply click on the images above to visit each journals resource centre.
Access to Journal Articles 
LibKey Nomad is a FREE browser extension for Google Chrome that makes identifying articles and accessing them easier. Once it has been installed, the 'green flame icon' appears on pages for electronic articles that are available through our library. LibKey Nomad enables single click access to library content from publisher websites, PubMed, Wikipedia and more. Download LibKey Nomad here or for more information on how it works click here.
Online Books

M&K are currently offering free online access to two of their clinical books available for ALL healthcare professionals.

• Respiratory Care: Assessment and Management
• Arterial Blood Gas Analysis: Making it easy

Click on the book images below and they will take you to the Flipsnack website where you can read the books as often and when you choose.

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Specialty Guides

These guides are aimed at specialists working in hospitals in England during the pandemic. They aim to help departments continue essential care for patients while supporting the wider hospital and community to provide care for people with COVID-19.

Access the guides here

Websites & Other Online Information Sources

Cochrane Rapid Reviews Search for COVID topic high-quality rapid reviews

COVID-19 Best Evidence -Search assembled meta-analyses, literature syntheses, and clinical guideline documents from multiple highly-reliable sources via a single search.

EBSCO Information Portal Covid-19 Updates & Information


Elsevier COVID-19 Clinical Tool Kit Clinical resources/tools for COVID-19 symptom management, diagnosis, treatment & wellness

Eppi Centre - COVID-19: a living systematic map of the evidence

Evidence Aid Coronavirus COVID-19 Evidence Summary Collection

Health Service Journal Coronavirus free to view content 

LitCovid - A curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information on PubMed about the 2019 novel Coronavirus

McMaster PLUS COVID-19 Evidence Alerts

NICE Rapid Reviews Rapid Guidelines & Evidence Summaries

Public Health England Guidance for health professionals

World Health Organisation Information from WHO for health sector workers

World Health Organisation Covid-19 Database

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