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Wellcome Images: thousands of years of visual culture made freely available

January 23rd, 2014 at 05:01

Over 100,000 high resolution images including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements are now freely available through Wellcome Images.

Historic Arabic manuscripts now online

July 29th, 2011 at 09:07

Arabic manuscripts belonging to the Wellcome Library can now be read online in a new resource that brings together rich descriptive information and exceptionally detailed images. The digitisation, funded by the JISC and the Wellcome Trust, has been carried out in partnership with Bibliotheca Alexandrina and King’s College London Digital Humanities Department. The collection includes well-known [...]

Annual Evidence Updates in March

March 8th, 2011 at 10:03

Annual Evidence Updates provide good quality evidence from a search of research evidence on particular topics over a 12 month period, plus user-friendly summaries written by relevant experts with links to guidelines, secondary research and primary research, as applicable. All information is subject to rigorous selection criteria. The following  Annual Evidence Updates are scheduled for March. [...]

No health without mental health

February 8th, 2011 at 12:02

The government has published a new strategy for mental health. The strategy, together with several supporting documents are available electronically on the Department of Health website: No health without mental health: a cross-government mental health strategy for people of all ages. This strategy sets out the government’s intention to ‘mainstream mental health and establish parity [...]

Annual Evidence Updates in February

February 1st, 2011 at 03:02

Annual Evidence Updates provide good quality evidence from a search of research evidence on particular topics over a 12 month period, plus user-friendly summaries written by relevant experts with links to guidelines, secondary research and primary research, as applicable. All information is subject to rigorous selection criteria. The following  Annual Evidence Updates are scheduled for February: [...]

NHS Medical Careers

January 20th, 2011 at 03:01

The NHS Medical Careers website is designed to help students and postgraduate doctors understand their career options and plan their future in the NHS. A 4-step programme allows users to assess their personal skills and preferences, explore career options, make decisions, and plan for implementation.  As well as pages devoted to various medical specialities, the website [...]

Wellcome Images

January 6th, 2011 at 11:01

The Wellcome Trust provides one of the world’s richest and most unique collections of images, with themes ranging from medical and social history to contemporary healthcare and biomedical sciences. The images on the site are freely available for personal, academic teaching or study use, under one of two Creative Commons licences. However, if you wish to [...]

Annual Evidence Updates in January

January 6th, 2011 at 09:01

Annual Evidence Updates provide good quality evidence from a search of research evidence on particular topics over a 12 month period, plus user-friendly summaries written by relevant experts with links to guidelines, secondary research and primary research, as applicable. All information is subject to rigorous selection criteria. The following Annual Evidence Updates are scheduled for January: [...]

New Wiley-Blackwell Journals

December 22nd, 2010 at 08:12

We now have complimentary access to the following journals as part of our subscription to Wiley-Blackwell titles: Asian Journal of Endoscopic Surgery 2008 - Asia-Pacific Psychiatry  2009 - Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology 2010 - Journal of Diabetes  2009 - Journal of Diabetes Investigation 2010 - Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine  2008 - Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research  2010 - Mount [...]

Annual Evidence Updates in December

December 2nd, 2010 at 09:12

Annual Evidence Updates highlight the best current evidence for selected healthcare topics resulting from searches carried out over a 12 month period. They include user-friendly summaries written by relevant experts and links to guidelines, secondary research and primary research, as applicable. All information is subject to rigorous selection criteria.  The following Annual Evidence Updates are scheduled for [...]