Library staff are committed to continuing to provide as many services as possible, with minimal disruptions to users during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can keep up-to-date with any changes to CAHS medical library services by regularly visiting our Service Status page.
CAHS medical library services provides quality, evidence-based resources to support research and learning for all staff employed in the Child and Adolescent Health Service - clinical, community and mental health. Please register to access full library services, including loaning of print resources. Please Email us for all queries or assistance. You may also find us via the Child and Adolescent Health Service website for health professionals
Ovid Discovery is a one-stop tool that searches across most of the CAHS Library's online resources including journal articles, e-books, and evidence based medicine resources such as Cochrane and TRIP.
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Prefer BrowZine for following your favourite journals? BrowZine
Fetch item (CitationLinker)
Search for a specific journal article using its citation information.
Not all articles are available full-text. You may submit Article Request.
"The NEJM Group portfolio is being exclusively sold by Ovid® effective Jan 1, 2023. This means effective Jan 1. 2023, Ovid Technologies, Inc. will be the sole worldwide distributor for the New England Journal of Medicine, NEJM Evidence, NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery, NEJM Journal Watch & the NEJM Archive."
Links to the native NEJM platform are currently not working. The following links do work though we have noticed there are delays before new papers that appear on the NEJM platform appear on the Ovid platform.
Ovid links to use if NEJM ones don't work.
24/7 swipe card access for all staff ( after library registration and card activation by HSS)
24/7 book loan kiosk for registered library borrowers (Please contact library staff during operational hours for any issues)
Library staff are on site Monday - Friday; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
PCH, Level 4
Please use Microsoft Edge to access all library resources within WA Health.
Please contact HSS Help Desk (IT assistance) if experiencing any access issues with the library web page - 13 44 77 (7:30am - 5:00pm) or log an IT request.
A log in is required for license requirement.
Please also check out our print collection on CAHS library catalogue.
When creating a new project (not for existing projects), you will now be prompted to redeem a voucher code before being able to proceed. This has been implemented to allow for the monitoring of purchased licences by researchers and staff.
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