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Last resorts, library closures and special arrangements

Last updated: 28 September 2022

All libraries are supplying as normal unless listed below

For SWIMS Network libraries, please email SWIMS-SYSTEM if your status changes, and this list will be updated as soon as possible.

BBH BBH library now closed. All stock has been transferred to CLN.
EXE

No article and book requests until 30th September 2022

H07, H11, H16

H07 – visited once per week for printed stock; normal service for ejournals

H11 not currently staffed

H16 – visited two or three times per week for printed stock; normal service for ejournals

HGM

HGM are not staffed for the moment and we are not able to make scans for document supply.

For book stock see http://solo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk
select Health Care Libraries – Horton General Hospital)

This library is permanent last resort.

LIT

We can supply books and articles from stock but there may be a longer turnaround than usual.

MKUH
MKUH is staffed Monday – Friday and we continue to offer a full service. Please note there may be a longer turnaround than usual.
NBS Last resort – 5 day turnaround.
NOC

NOC are not staffed for the moment and we are not able to make scans for document supply.

For book stock see http://solo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk
select Health Care Libraries – Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre)

This library is permanent last resort.

OXU:JR

OXU:JR are not staffed for the moment and we are not able to make scans for document supply.

This library is permanent last resort.

OXU:KC

OXU:KC are not staffed for the moment and we are not able to make scans for document supply.

This library is permanent last resort.

PLY

Electronic resources only, unable to supply print. Last resort for electronic resources until further notice.

SCAS
Last resort until further notice.
For South Central Ambulance Service, please apply to PLY Plymouth (Discovery Library). Please state it is a SCAS request when applying.
SLH

Staffed Thursdays only; please treat as last resort 

SWASFT Last resort until further notice.
For South Western Ambulance Service Foundation Trust, please apply to PLY Plymouth (Discovery Library). Please state it is a SWASFT request when applying.
W11 Last resort until 12th September