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Opening times:
08:30am – 06:00pm
(swipe access only
between 6-9pm)
08:30am – 05:00pm
(swipe access only
between 5-8pm)
020 7288 3580

Whittington Health Library
The Whittington Hospital Level 1
Highgate Wing
Dartmouth Park Hill
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.  

WHL Christmas and New Year timetable
Have a fantastic and restful holiday!


Monday    22/12/2014    09.00-17.00



Tuesday    23/12/2014    09.00-17.00
Wednesday    24/12/2014    09.00-17.00
Thursday    25/12/2014    Closed
Friday    26/12/2014    Closed
Saturday    27/12/2014    Closed
Sunday    28/12/2014    Closed
Monday    29/12/2014    09.00-17.00
Tuesday    30/12/2014    09.00-17.00
Wednesday    31/12/2014    Closed
Thursday    01/01/2015    Closed
Friday    02/01/2015    Closed
 Normal hours resume from Monday 5th Jan 2015

Library News    

  • Issue 2 of our library newsletter is out now!
  • We are pleased to inform you that Evidence Updates on ‘psoriasis’ and ‘lower limb peripheral arterial disease’ have 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. 

  • Attention Junior Doctors! From 1st September the Library will be offering BMJ OnExamination the leading provider of online exam preparation with specialities including GP, surgery, child health, O & G, anaesthesia and psychiatry. (30 x 2 month accounts available)