Join the Library

Apply Online

If you are a new applicant and permanent or temporary staff member, bank or agency worker, student, trainee or volunteer on placement and you have an email address ending nhs.uk, nhs.net, ac.uk or gov.uk.

Apply by Paper Form

If you are a bank or agency worker or a volunteer and do not have an email address ending nhs.uk, nhs.net, ac.uk or gov.uk you can register in person using a paper registration form linked below.
 
If you are a student or staff of any other organisation, a GP or a member of the public not employed or registered at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, you can join the Library as an external member at a one-off fee of £50 by speaking to a member of staff at the Library.

Already Registered

If you have already registered for Base Library membership, have an existing account or wish to register for online resources such as OpenAthens, BASEDoc or KnowledgeShare please contact a member of staff at the Library.