Welcome

The Brighton and Sussex NHS Library and Knowledge Service supplies the evidence base to make decisions on:

  • treatment
  • patient care and safety
  • commissioning and policy

and to support lifelong learning, undertake research and drive innovation.

We work with staff and students at:

  • Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals
  • Sussex Partnership
  • Sussex Community
  • NHS Brighton and Hove
  • Public Health teams at Brighton and Hove and East Sussex
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service
  • and other local healthcare organisations. 

Contact us to find out more.

Forthcoming skills sessions

  • Nov
    12
    Podcasting essentials: how to plan, record and launch a podcast
    The Library, Princess Royal Hospital - 10:00
    This overview introduces the concepts and skills required to use audio in the style of podcasts for teaching and learning. *It will be useful if you have a smartphone for recording audio. You also need to be able to log into iris. Let us know beforehand if you need an iris login arranging
  • Nov
    12
    Using Endnote
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 11:00
    Use Endnote reference software to store and manage your references
  • Nov
    12
    Accessing journals with OpenAthens
    The Library, Princess Royal Hospital - 14:00
    Access all our online resources through your NHS OpenAthens account.
  • Nov
    14
    Better Networking with Twitter
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 13:00
    How to use Twitter effectively for professional practice
  • Nov
    14
    Understanding the evidence: Identifying study designs
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 14:00
    Part of our new series of bite-sized sessions focusing on how to understand the evidence
  • Nov
    14
    Understanding the evidence: Recognising bias
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 15:15
    Part of our new series of bite-sized sessions focusing on how to understand the evidence.
  • Nov
    15
    Finding Quality Health Information
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 10:00
    Find authoritative healthcare research effectively and efficiently to support patient care, service improvement, research, professional development and coursework.
  • Nov
    18
    Finding Quality Health Information
    The Library, Princess Royal Hospital - 10:00
    Find authoritative healthcare research effectively and efficiently to support patient care, service improvement, research, professional development and coursework.
  • Nov
    18
    Finding Quality Health Information
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 14:00
    Find authoritative healthcare research effectively and efficiently to support patient care, service improvement, research, professional development and coursework.
  • Nov
    19
    Understanding the evidence: Identifying study designs
    The Library, Audrey Emerton Building - 09:30
    Part of our new series of bite-sized sessions focusing on how to understand the evidence
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  • Mill View Hospital
    Nevill Avenue
    HOVE
    East Sussex
    BN3 7HZ
  • Princess Royal Hospital
    Lewes Road
    HAYWARDS HEATH
    West Sussex
    RH16 4EX
  • Royal Sussex County Hospital
    Eastern Road
    BRIGHTON
    East Sussex
    BN2 5BE