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Listed below are some of the ways UHL Libraries & information services can help you keep up-to-date with the latest information research and evidence. Please contact one of the libraries for more information.

Latest health news
UHL Libraries & information services have created a health news site where you can get the latest headlines from local and national sources. We also link to the latest articles from 'Behind the headlines' which is an evidence-based analysis of health stories in the news, created by the NHS National Knowledge Service.

Evidence updates
The UHL Clinical Librarian Service produces evidence updates for a range of specialties, which detail the latest practice changing evidence.

There are also some externally produced current awareness services available like the Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) and the Royal Mardsen's CancerAware Bulletin.

Publication of the week
We'll highlight an interesting or important publication related to health care to help you keep up-to-date with the latest views and recommendations.

Electronic Tables of Contents (Etocs)
Get sent email alerts from your chosen journals straight to your desktop as soon as new content goes online.

Search alerts
Search for information on a topic that you are interested in and when new content is added that meets your search criteria, the new results will be emailed directly to you.

Latest books in stock
The libraries display a list of books added to our collection in the major subject areas. We can also email the list to you or you can download it here PDF icon.

Recent publications by local authors
UHL Libraries & Information Services produce a regular list of publications by healthcare staff based in Leicestershire. The articles can be requested through the library service. A "live" search can be produced in PubMed using this link.

Email alerts and RSS feeds
These are used to publish frequently updated information.  Many medical resources use them to keep readers up-to-date. Look for links on your favourite web sites and resources and sign up to be alerted about updates. Library staff are happy to give advice on the use of RSS feeds and email alerts.


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