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Electronic Resources

The NHS subscribes to key healthcare databases, full text journals, e-books and more for its staff. To access these you need to have an Athens username and password. You can obtain one by self-registering at: www.evidence.nhs.uk

An Athens Self-Registration leaflet is available from the Education Centre Libraries at Good Hope, Heartlands, Solihull and Queen Elizabeth hospital

E-Books Collection

(Require Athens Registration)


Staff can access the following Oncology full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool

  • Australian Journal of Cancer Nursing

  • Cancer Imaging

  • Clinical Oncology

  • Current Oncology

  • European Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Gynecologic Oncology

  • Hematological Oncology

  • Journal of Cancer

  • Journal of Hematology and Oncology

  • Journal of Clinical Oncology

  • Journal of Oncology

  • Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice

  • Leukemia Research and Treatment

  • Radiology and Oncology

  • Rehabilitation Oncology

  • Seminars in Radiation Oncology

  • Stem Cell Research and Therapy

  • Surgical Oncology


Useful Websites

This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Oncology professionals.

Anatomy TV


The 3D anatomy resource features anatomical pictures that can be rotated, and layers can be removed in order to expose underlying structures. Access via Athens

ASK –UHB Discovery Tool


This is a “Google” type tool enabling a “one search” for guidelines, eBooks, eJournals and full text articles. Access via Athens

BMJ Case Reports


Clinically important common or rare conditions. Browse recent cases by specialty, or locate videos and images. Access via Athens

Clinical Key


Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals, procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images. Access via Athens

Clinical Skills


More than 160 clinical skills procedures, all in a user-friendly illustrated format and  regularly  updated. Access via Athens.

Cochrane Clinical Answers

www.cochraneclinical answers.com/

Practical evidence for healthcare decision making.

The Cochrane Library


Contains high-quality evidence to inform healthcare decision making.

Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation                


The highly qualified multidisciplinary team are specialists in the treatment of and research into complex blood disorders.



A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.



National Cancer Registration and Analysis  Service. Aims to collect data on all cases of cancer that occur in people living in England. 

NHS Evidence


24/7 portal available to all NHS staff and students to access nationally procured resources.



Produces national guidance in three areas: public health, health technologies and clinical practice.



TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence. Provided by Health Education England.