Tallaght Hospital Library

Contact Names/Numbers/Email Addresses

Issue Desk 01-414 4852
Fax01-414 3184
Email library.admin@amnch.ie

Opening Hours

For this week’s opening hours please check the phone message on 01-414 4852 or go to the Library homepage on the hospital intranet, as hours may differ from those described here:
Monday: 11am-2pm ; 3pm to 6pm
Tuesday 11am to 6pm
Wednesday: 11am to 6pm
Thursday: 11am to 6pm
Friday: 11am-2pm ; 3pm to 6pm
Closed Saturdays & Sundays

Library Catalogue

Description of Department/Service

Tallaght Hospital Library is a health sciences library open to all Tallaght Hospital and Psychiatric Unit staff, and Trinity College staff - and some groups of TCD undergraduates & postgraduates - based in the Hospital.

Mission

The Mission of the Library is to provide its diverse user communities with timely access to world-class information resources and a professional advisory service to support direct patient care; evidence-based practice; research, learning and teaching; and management-decision making.

Vision

The Library will be an inspiring and dynamic knowledge environment supporting the Hospital’s mission and values.

Values

The Library embodies the Hospital values of respect for patient autonomy, respect for each other, caring, openness, partnership and teamwork, and fairness and equity.
In addition, the Library is committed to librarian values of service, collaboration, innovation and access to information, allied with the medical/clinical values of patient-focus, privacy and confidentiality, and ethics.

Library Staff

Anne Murphy, BA, DLIS, MSc, Head Librarian

Reader Services

Jean McMahon, BA, MA Ed, PG Dip ILS, Senior Librarian

Collections

Joe Peakin, BA, MA, MLIS, Senior Librarian

Databases and Journals

Databases and journals are available to Tallaght Hospital staff and require an Athens password

Reference Databases 

Medline

PsycINFO

HMIC Health Management Info from UK DoH & the King's Fund

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

PEDro  Physiotherapy Evidence Database

Emerald Insights management research you can use

Health Business Elite includes the Harvard Business Review

Barbour expert information for health and safety

ERIC online digital library of education research and information

 

 

 

Online Journals    

A-Z Online Journals  

Contains online journals subscribed to by Tallaght Hospital Library, including CINAHL and package titles. It also links to Open Access titles from publishers such as Biomed Central and Highwire Press.  

Alternatively, login to your Athens account here

 
Point of Care Tools  

UpToDate

BMJ Best Practice is a decision-support tool for use at the point of care

 

 

Drug Reference 

International Pharmaceutical Abstracts

Medicines Complete Stockley's and Martindale's

BNF

BNF for Children

 
 
 
All databases and journals require an Athens password to access.