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Comments, Suggestions and Questions

Comments Box and Shelves

We welcome all your comments as they help us to improve the service we provide.


Below are some of the Comments, Questions and Suggestions we received recently, in response to our Library Survey 2024, together with our responses.

If you would like to contact us you can do so using our online form:  Comments, Questions and Suggestions.

 

Your Comment

"It would be good to have some training so i know how to access on line resources (Athens etc)".

Our Reply

We can provide training on this either to individuals or small groups. We are happy to do this at either library, over Teams or we can come to you for an in-person session.

 

Your Question

"More books need to be added for PNA Program".

Our Reply

We are identifying suitable books to add to stock for PNA and will provide details of these at a later date.

 

Your Suggestion

"I like to read from books. most of the books on surgery I found in DMH library are outdated editions. Is it possible to get recent editions the books made available at the library. Especially this book called Bailey and Love short practice of surgery."

Our Reply

In response to this comment we ordered and have recently added to stock at DMH Bailey & Love - Short practice of surgery. The requestor has been notified. We will also look at other titles in this section to see others can be replaced.

 

Your Comment

"There are not many books in relation to working in the mortuary and post mortems".

 

Our Reply

"We are identifying suitable books to add to stock on both topics and will provide details of these at a later date".

 

Your Question

"Does the trust have access to Palliative Care specific journals?"

 

Our Reply

We have access to:

BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care; Omega - the journal of death and dying; Palliative and Supportive Care. These are accessible through Browzine. Or if you are using MS Edge as your browser and you come across articles that we have access to, you will be directed towards these by the LibKey Nomad browser extension. Please contact us for more details.

'In recent times, I have utilised admissions to Richardson for respite direct from my fracture clinic, even at weekends. I have never worked anywhere with this efficiency before - it is reassuring and invaluable for the patient.'

Patient, Lowson / Starling Wards, Richardson Hospital