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Staff at Cardiff and Vale UHB, Velindre University NHS Trust and Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW)

You can join Cardiff University libraries if you are a member of staff of local NHS services.

Cardiff and Vale UHB and Velindre University NHS Trust staff, HEIW staff and Cardiff-based GPs are entitled to library membership and can access all of our services, resources and facilities (with the exception of Cardiff University network accounts and online access to Cardiff University e-resources).

The Velindre University NHS Trust Library also provides services to the Welsh Blood Service, NHS Wales Informatics Service, Tŷ Hafan, the Marie Curie Hospice (Cardiff and the Vale), and City Hospice.

Through this membership scheme you can:

Our staff can assist with using databases, literature searching, systematic literature reviews and copyright.

Information skills training both individually and in groups can be arranged. Ask a member of library staff for further information.

How to join

Take your Cardiff and Vale UHB, Velindre University NHS Trust, or HEIW identity card and complete a registration form available in the libraries.

To have a library/ID card produced during your visit, go to the following libraries:

LibraryRegistration times
Health LibraryMonday to Friday 10:00-15:00
Senghennydd LibraryMonday to Friday 09:00-21:00, Saturday 10:00-17:00 (during semester time)
Monday to Friday 09:00-16:30 (during vacation time)

Alternatively, take a passport sized photograph to the following libraries:

LibraryRegistration times
Health LibraryMonday to Friday 08:30-10:00, 15:00-19:00, Saturday 09:00-17:00
Brian Cooke Dental LibraryMonday to Friday 09:00-17:00
Archie Cochrane LibraryMonday to Friday 09:00-17:00
Velindre University NHS Trust LibraryMonday to Friday 08:30-16:30