Imperial College library and evidence services combine cutting edge research resources with workshops and bespoke literature search services.

NHS Knowledge and Library Hub

The NHS Knowledge and Library Hub is your gateway to online resources. The Hub connects you to high-quality knowledge and evidence, including:

  • journals and databases, e.g. Medline, CINAHL and Trip Pro 
  • e-books, e.g. Kortext, Oxford Medicine Online and Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines 
  • clinical decision support resources, e.g. NICE Guidelines, BMJ Best Practice and Royal Marsden Manual
  • policy and management information and research

Finding articles via the Hub is easy. With one click you can get the full-text or place a request if instant access is not available.

Access the Hub here or above with your OpenAthens account – log in via the yellow band at the top of the page. Self-register for OpenAthens at:

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PDF guides for download:  Accessing full text articles guide | Knowledge and Library Hub basic user guide

Imperial College London Library 


All ICHT staff and placement students are eligible to join Imperial College London Library. Membership includes access to six library locations in West London and a range of other services, including:

For opening times, locations and other information follow the links below:

To join, please fill in the library membership application form. 


KnowledgeShare is a platform that connects you with Library and Evidence Services and helps you stay in touch with the latest developments in your field. 
With KnowledgeShare you can: 

Access KnowledgeShare via with your OpenAthens account.

Self-register for OpenAthens at:


If you have any questions about library membership or resources please contact your librarian or visit one of our libraries