Library and Knowledge Service

Image of the Library and Knowledge Service LogoThe Library and Knowledge Service at King's Mill Hospital is open to all Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and NHS Nottinghamshire County staff, plus students of the University of Nottingham School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy. General Practitioners, their staff and NHS employees based out in the community, staff on placement at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as well as NHS and social care staff working within the local community can also use the service.


The service is also open to other, non-NHS, users with both corporate and individual memberships being available. Please contact the library for more details.

We hold over 20,000 books and have access to a large number of journals both in print and electronically and health promotion materials.  We are also the district hub for health promotion leaflets, supplying users in the hospital and local health community.

The service is open as follows:

Monday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
Tuesday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
Wednesday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
Thursday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
Friday: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 3.30pm (term time only)

In University of Nottingham term times we are  open until 7.00pm on Tuesday evenings and 9.30am to 3.30pm on Saturdays.

Contact details:

Telephone: 01623 622515, extension 4009
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