Library and Knowledge Services

The library and knowledge services are available to all staff employed by South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and students on placements.  Members of the library can use the library facilities at both The James Cook University Hospital and the Friarage Hospital which supports:

  • Improved patient care
  • The education and training needs of all staff by providing teaching and training in searching the healthcare databases, Harvard referencing and basic critical appraisal
  • Current awareness
  • Audit
  • Revalidation
  • Service improvement
  • Students on placement – medical students, student nurses/midwifes and allied health professionals
  • Continuing professional development (CPD)
  • Supporting you with information queries by using our specialist knowledge and expertise

James Cook

Rodney Cove-Smith Library
Rodney Cove-Smith Library

Rodney Cove-Smith Library
South Tees Institute of Learning, Research and Innovation
The James Cook University Hospital
Middlesbrough
TS4 3BW
Tel: 01642 854820
email:

Library location

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Friarage

Library, FHN
Library, FHN

Friarage Library
South Tees Institute of Learning, Research and Innovation
Friarage Hospital
Northallerton
DL6 1JG
Tel: 01609 762525
email:

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Opening hours

James Cook staffed hours
Monday - Friday 8.30am-5.00pm

Access to the Rodney Cove-Smith library outside of these hours (including evenings and weekends) is by electronic door lock using staff ID badge.

Friarage staffed hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Access to the Friarage library outside of these hours (including evenings and weekends) is by electronic door lock using staff ID badge.

 

View our Annual Report to see what we have achieved

Information on South Tees Hospitals library strategy can be viewed here: