Welcome

When in doubt... go to the Library!

The Newcomb Library provides services to the staff and students of

  • Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • East London NHS Foundation Trust

We supply the evidence base to make decisions on

  • treatment
  • patient care and safety
  • pathway design, quality improvement & policy

Many of our services are available electronically. Library staff will assist you by e-mail or phone wherever possible.

Please contact us if you need help.

  • E-mail us at: huh-tr.newcomblibrary@nhs.net
  • Phone us on: 020 8510 7751

Forthcoming skills sessions

  • Mar
    11
    Reflective Reading Club
    Classroom 1 - 11:30
    This course is for all nurses and midwives, especially if you are approaching your revalidation date. By reading a topical paper and participating in a discussion, you can gain 3 hours of CPD time. The Reflective Reading Club is an interesting, easy and fun way of accruing CPD and you are allowed to attend two sessions in each revalidation period.
  • Mar
    11
    An introduction to Critical Appraisal
    Classroom 1 - 11:30
    Aimed at staff who are new to appraising articles or staff needing, a refresher, this is a general introduction to critical appraisal and checklists. As a group, we will appraise a paper towards the end of the session.
  • Mar
    26
    Introduction to Critical Appraisal
    Classroom 6 - 11:00
    Aimed at staff who are new to appraising articles or staff just wanting a refresher, this is a general introduction to critical appraisal and checklists. As a group we will appraise a paper towards the end of the session.
  • Apr
    03
    An introduction to Twitter
    Classroom 4 - 11:00
    Learn how to share your experiences and insights with peer-professionals and promote your ward/service, whether you are new to Twitter or an experienced tweeter.
  • Newcomb Library
    Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
    Homerton Row
    LONDON
    E9 6SR