What We Do
We provide library services for all NHS employees working in the Chesterfield and Derbyshire area, as well as students on clinical placement and nursing students from the University of Derby. Our aim is to deliver a high quality service to support learning development, research, patient care and public health.
Our Library Video
Chesterfield Royal Hospital was built in the 1980s and became a foundation trust in 2005. The hospital serves five local districts with a population of approximately 441,000.
The hospital provides 682 inpatient beds and employs over 3,500 staff. In the year 2013-14 there were more than 71,000 inpatient admissions and 257,000 outpatient attendances; over 67,000 patients attended the accident and emergency department.
Click here to visit the Trust's website.
Our Proud to Care Values
Compassion - we treat patients and colleagues with compassion, kindness and respect
Achievement - we provide a professional, timely and responsive service
Relationships - we strive to create positive and lasting relationships with our patients, staff and our partners
Environment - we provide a welcoming and friendly environment conducive to study and research
Our library video gives a brief introduction to what we do, highlighting our facilities and resources that are available to all registered library users.
Our Library & Knowledge Service Strategy
You can view our Library & Knowledge Service Strategy for 2019 - 2021 here