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Library Services and COVID-19

Posted on Thursday 26th March 2020

Please note from Monday 30th March:


 WCH and CIC Libraries are closed.

 Staff are however contactable to help with Athens issues or information requests – see contact details below. 

  Staff are asked  to use hand sanitiser on entering and leaving, and observe the guidance on social distancing.

Registering for Athens

New and existing NHS staff and students are still able to register and obtain an Open Athens account via the Library website| – see quick link on homepage. This will give you access to all the library’s electronic resources.

Book loans from the library have automatically been extended until 1st June. Access to wide range of eBooks is available via the library catalogue|.  Note you will need an Athens account.

For any urgent Athens issues or you need any help

Call :  01228 814879 or 07836740152,


Any further changes will be communicated via our website| and NCIC’s StaffWeb.

Best wishes from all the library staff|

Tel: 07836740152