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Opening times
Mon-Thur

8:30am-10pm

Friday 8:30-5pm
 
020 7288 3580
whl@nhs.net
 
Whittington Health Library
The Whittington Hospital Level 1
Highgate Wing
Dartmouth Park Hill
London
N19 5JG

 
We offer a friendly, comprehensive and modern library service to NHS staff from Whittington Health and Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust. Book loan and IT services are also provided to UCL students working at Whittington Health, as well as study space and IT services for Middlesex University students on placement at the hospital.

Where are we? The library is based in the Highgate Wing of the hospital on Dartmouth Park Hill and as you can see from this map, we are close to several transport links, making it easy for you to visit.
 
What have we got? The library collection covers areas such as medicine, nursing and mental health. There are quiet study and reading spaces, a computer area and a dedicated training room which can be booked for meetings.

Our Mission Our members needs are central to how we approach the service and we invite your suggestions and contributions to ensure that you, the user, are receiving a service that is relevant. Our goal is to support you in the work that you do, in your learning and development and any research activities that you may undertake.  
                 
 


Library News    
 
Easter Opening Times.
Thursday 17 April 09:00-17:00
Friday 18 - Monday 21 April: Closed
Tuesday 22 April 09:00-17:00
Normal hours resume from Wednesday 23 April

30,000 e-books! E-book supplier ebrary have opened up their entire collection of health-related books for NHS Athens users until the end of June. When you enter our London Health Libraries ebrary page you will have access to nearly 30,000 books.

New Evidence Updates from NICE. We are pleased to inform you a NICE Evidence Update on Venous thromboembolic diseases" has been published. NICE Evidence Updates help to reduce the need for individuals, managers and commissioners to search for new evidence, and keep health and social care professionals up-to-date with new research.

NEW OPENING TIMES! - Take advantage of our extended opening hours. During March - July 2014 the Library will now be open Monday - Thursday 8.30am - 10pm (staffed between 8.30am - 8pm) The computing area remains open until 10pm - swipe card access only. Friday opening times are unchanged 8.30am - 5pm