NHS can now access over 170 new health sciences electronic journals

January 9, 2013 at 11:29 am Leave a comment

Hospital and community staff now have trial access, until 31st March 2013 to 670 SAGE Journals, a collection of academic publications across a range of disciplines including over 170 Health Sciences titles.

What titles are included?

See http://online.sagepub.com for a full break- down of titles available by specialities including:

• Allied Health
• Cardiology
• Dentistry
• Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
• Endocrinology and Metabolismsage
• Geriatrics
• Neurology
• Nursing
• Nutrition
• Oncology
• Orthopaedics
• Otolaryngology
• Palliative Medicine
• Paediatrics
• Pharmacology and Toxicology
• Public Health
• Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
• Research Methods and Evaluation
• Surgery

How to do I access the collection?

Sign-in at http://online.sagepub.com via (Open) Athens. If you need an Athens password contact the library or visit http://www.athens.nhs.uk to self-register for one.
Access is also available via the My Journals A-Z list of NHS journals service and outward bound links from the NHS database search results.

A few taster titles at a glance

British Journal of Pain
Clinical Rehabilitation
Diabetes and Vascular Disease
Journal of Hand Surgery (European volume)
Journal of Health Management
Journal of Infection Prevention
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair
Palliative Medicine
Western Journal of Nursing Research

Can I access these titles via my mobile?

SAGE’s entire collection of online journal sites is now available in a mobile-optimized format designed for iPhone, Android or other smartphone. Login with your Athens password to gain access on your device.

What happens after the trial ends?

This is an NHS London-wide trial. Depending on the level of demand and usage across London, funds may be sort to maintain access.

How can I give feedback?

Your feedback on this content is valued in order for us to gauge the impact of these titles. Please send your comments to kjohn@sgul.ac.uk

For further details contact
Karen John-Pierre x 5433


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