The facilities available for use at the Education and Training
Centre include; a clinical skills facility with purpose built
facilities for moving, handling and resuscitation skills training,
two IT training suites and five general training rooms.
All Training rooms are equipped with a range of audio visual
equipment designed to meet all training and meeting requirements
and room / table layout is extremely flexible.
Additional facilities include; two syndicate rooms, a
multidisciplinary library which has been extended and refurbished
to provide a more comprehensive range of books and journals for use
by all staff, and a recently refurbished lecture hall that has been
fitted with the latest video-conferencing technology.
Follow this link for more details on room capacity. Education
and Training Centre Room Capacity
Computer facilities & Printing
Six networked computers are available for library users,
offering: Microsoft Office, Internet and Email. Printouts are
charged at 5p a sheet. There is also a stand-alone photocopier.
There is a stand-alone photocopier.
All library computers have Microsoft Office facilities, as well
as Email and Internet access. Application forms for personal
Internet passwords are held by the Librarian ext. 4734/4721 or by
Cathy Collins, IM&T. ext. 5772.
Library circulation and cataloguing services have been automated
since the installation of Heritage IV software system in 2002.
Heritage IV allows users to search for books, reports, CD-ROMs and
videos held by the library from any computer terminal in the
hospital. Journals are listed on the Library's Intranet page.
Photocopying & Scanning
Photocopies of materials held in the library can be done from a
stand-alone computer, dedicated to this purpose. Users are expected
to do their own photocopying and to abide by copyright laws.
Photocopies are currently 10p per A4 sheet and 20p per A3 sheet.
Cards can be purchased from the Librarian. Photocopies processed by
library staff cost £1 each.
Scanned articles from stock cost £1. All items must be scanned
by library staff.