The Library is now open Monday to Friday, 0900-1700. This includes access to the computers and study area.
Out-of-hours access is currently unavailable.
Adherence to Trust guidance regarding face covering, hand hygiene and social distancing must be maintained.
If you require any further information, please speak to a member of Library staff during working hours (Monday – Friday, 0900 – 1700) or contact us at and we will get back to you.

Our purpose is to support safe, kind, and effective care by enabling evidence-based practice, research, innovation, organisational and continuous personal development.

We provide:

  • A professional service to help you find the information you need
  • 24 hour access to the Library (available on request)
  • Access to networked computers and loanable laptops
  • Photocopying and printing facilities
  • Study spaces
  • Internet access and free Wi-Fi

Who can use the Knowledge and Library Services?

Membership of the Library is open to all Countess of Chester and Ellesmere Port Hospital staff, volunteers and students on placement.

A bespoke service is also available to Warrington and Halton Hospitals staff, local GPs and dentists, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust staff on University of Chester courses.

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Library Privacy Notice

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