Welcome to the School of Health Sciences Library at King's Lynn Welcome to the School of Health Sciences Library at King's Lynn

Welcome to the Library of the School of Health Sciences at King's Lynn. The Library is a fully integrated branch of the University of East Anglia Library, containing specialist material to support the areas of study and research in Health Sciences. This includes books, periodicals and databases. 

 

Opening hours: 

Monday - Friday 09.00-17.00 

 

Membership and borrowing entitlements: 

Staff and students of the University are entitled to borrow from the collection on production of their Campus Card. 
 
Health Sciences students may check out up to 15 items. Health Sciences staff may check out up to 30 items. These limits include items borrowed from the Main University Library. 
 
Your UEA campurs card is valid at both the UEA HSC Library and at the Main Library on the UEA campus.  

Students and staff from other UEA Schools will have the same loan periods as they have in the Main Library. 

 

Undergraduate Students  

15 items (including a maximum of 3 DVDs and 1 locker key)  

There are 2 loan lengths; 7 days for all Normal Loans and 3 Days for high demand items. Some items will still be reference copies for use in the Library.  

All loans will automatically renew ‘indefinitely’ unless requested by another user. Please use the resources while you have them and then return them once you no longer need them.  

   

Short Course Students & Students at Associated Colleges  

10 items from the Normal Loan or DVD collections.  

All loans will automatically renew ‘indefinitely’ unless requested by another user. Please use the resources while you have them and then return them once you no longer need them. 

Master Degree Students / Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma Students 

20 items (including a maximum of 3 DVDs and 1 locker key) 

There are 2 loan lengths; 7 days for all Normal Loans and 3 Days for high demand items. Some items will still be reference copies for use in the Library. 

All loans will automatically renew ‘indefinitely’ unless requested by another user. Please use the resources while you have them and then return them once you no longer need them. 

Staff / PhD Students / M Phil Students / Institution Staff / Associate Staff 

30 items (including a maximum of 3 DVDs and 1 locker key [PhD and M Phil students only]) 

There are 2 loan lengths; 7 days for all Normal Loans and 3 Days for high demand items. Some items will still be reference copies for use in the Library. 

All loans will automatically renew ‘indefinitely’ unless requested by another user. Please use the resources while you have them and then return them once you no longer need them. 

 

  

Renewals

Books may be renewed in person or by telephone. Items reserved by another borrower cannot be renewed. 
 
Telephone renewals: (01553) 613959 - only during staffed hours. 

 

Requests

Items in the King's Lynn Library Catalogue which are on loan to another borrower may be requested. Items which are not in stock at King's Lynn but which are available in another UEA Library may also be requested by speaking to Library Helpdesk staff at the Main Library or in the King’s Lynn Library; the item will be sent to King's Lynn for your use. For information on when you might be able to expect your request to arrive please speak to Library staff. 

Further information about request 
  

Periodicals

Periodicals (or journals) cannot be borrowed, but, subject to copyright regulations articles may be photocopied on the self-service photocopier in the Trust Library next door. 
  

Interlending

It may be possible to obtain items which are not available in the UEA Library system from another library. Please see library staff for further information or use our online Interlending request form
  

Subject guide 

A subject guide is available to help users with finding health sciences resources. 

Health Sciences Library, King's Lynn Health Sciences Library, King's Lynn

Enquiries and Renewals:

Telephone: 01553 613959
Email: a.castleton@uea.ac.uk
 Location: Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gayton Road, King's Lynn, England, PE30 4ET
   Web: Health Sciences Library King's Lynn

Health Sciences Academic Librarian Health Sciences Academic Librarian

Matthew Smith

Telephone: 01603 592412
Email: matthew.j.smith@uea.ac.uk
 Location: Library, Room 1.18 
   Web: Health Sciences Subject Guide