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Your digital library for health and social care

Search our extensive catalogue of books, articles, journals, and more.

How to use The Knowledge Network

The Knowledge Network is the national digital library for health and social care in Scotland.
Whether you are a new or experienced user, our platform offers a wealth of resources tailored to your needs.
Take a guided tour with our video walkthrough or discover the range of knowledge available to you from our user friendly step-by-step guide.

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Local library services

NHS Scotland library services provide print resources, study spaces, document delivery, and expertise from professional librarians. Find your local library for literature searches, current awareness bulletins, and advice.

Social care

A gateway to social care information and learning resources to support practitioners in their day-to-day work and professional development.

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Read the latest news and updates from The Knowledge Network.

Current awareness

NHS librarians review the latest literature and identify important, high-quality evidence across a wide range of topics.

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