Knowledge, Library & Information Service

The Knowledge, Library & Information Service at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides a multi-professional service to all its staff and students as well as providing some services to other NHS Trusts and other organisations in the area.

We’re based at the Library & Learning Resource Centres (LLRC) at DRI and Bassetlaw hospitals.

Visiting / opening times

  • DRI Library & Learning Resource Centre 09:00 AM 05:00 PM
  • Bassetlaw Library & Learning Resource Centre 08:30 AM 04:30 PM

Contact service

Want to join the library?

Depending on whether you’re staff or a student, fill in the appropriate form below and either return it in person to the library or email to (be aware that the electronic forms may not work on IOS devices)

Staff Library Application form

Student Library Application form

Need a book, article or evidence search?

Something you need? Fill in the relevant form below and email or return it to the library (be aware that these forms may not work on IOS devices)

Article / Book requests – click here

Evidence Search requests* – click here .

*BUT! Please be aware that if your Evidence search is for a course you’re on – we can’t do it for you. However, we can arrange a training session to teach you how to conduct a basic search yourself – allow 1-2 hours and contact Sarah Gardner or Dave Ashbey to book a session.

What have we got?

Use our online catalogue to:
1. Browse and search for books, e-books, journals, e-journals and other materials we hold
2. Check your borrowing record, renew books online and reserve items
3. Search the Trust Publications Register

To open it, click the picture or here.



Who are we and what do we do?

We provide services to staff and students to support their education, training, research and continuing professional development. Our services also provide access to information, knowledge and quality evidence to support clinical and managerial decision making. We offer a wide range of resources, services and facilities including online resources, PC access, Wi-Fi and study space.

In addition, we also provide a range of health and well-being resources and materials to support staff and their families plus health information and recreational reading services for both patients and staff to support health and well-being.

For further, more detailed information follow the links on the right or you can view our Library Induction Presentation for a quick guide.

How to find us:

Doncaster Royal Infirmary: You can find the Library & Learning Resource Centre (LLRC) on the ground floor of the hospital (opposite The Education Centre).

Bassetlaw Hospital: You can find the Library & Learning Resource Centre based in The Hub on the second floor of the hospital.

Leisure Library: This library provides recreational and health and well-being library services for staff and patients and also offers additional PC access, Wi-Fi and study space. Find it at DRI, downstairs from the LLRC. For more information, click here.

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