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Books | eBooks

The library's collection of print and electronic books cover many areas of oncology and cancer care and research . Our collection is constantly updated in line with user recommendations and the release of new editions.

You must be a member of the library if you wish to borrow a book; find more information about how to join here. Search our catalogue to find the books you need, as well as: check item availability and locations, request or reserve titles and manage your existing loans. Books can be sent to any Barts Health site for collection and all library sites have a book return box, so you can return books at a time that suits you. Go here to find our locations

NHS Knowledge and Library Hub

The NHS Knowledge and Library Hub is the simplest way to search our book catalogue, journal subscriptions and many of our other library collections. Use this search box to find books, e-books, articles and much more.


Can't find what you are looking for? We can also borrow books from other NHS libraries on your behalf. If you can't find what you are looking for please fill in the book request form. To recommend a book for the collection, email us at

Request a book

Journals | E-journals

Our journal collection includes many high-impact oncology and cancer care and research publications. Most journal holdings are accessible via Browzine. An OpenAthens account is required to read full text.

Below are some of the top cancer journals, as chosen by your peers, and subscribed to by Barts Health NHS Trust - click on the links to log in via OpenAthens user account, and browse these journals.

Selected Titles


BrowZine is a web and mobile app which allows you to search, read, and monitor your favourite journals, making it easier to keep up to date with the latest research in your area of practice. Create a BrowZine 'My Bookshelf' account to organise and track your favourite journals and to seemlessly sync between the web and your mobile device. 
Access: NHS OpenAthens account

If you are looking for a specific article but it is not included in one of our journal subscriptions, please complete the article request form.