Book of the month cover Oct 2022For Library Members, PsychiatryOnline offers free access to a featured book DURING the current MONTH from the APPI bookstore.

Intervening Early in PSYCHOSIS

A Team Approach

Edited by Kate V. Hardy, Clin.Psych.D., Jacob S. Ballon, M.D., MPH., Douglas L Noordsy, M.D., Steven Adelsheim, M.D.

Published by: American Psychiatric Association

Temporary changes to service: May – November 2022
The Library will be closed Monday 2nd May. The Library team will be temporarily relocating to Nursing & Allied Health Education Research Centre (Level 5 Northwest) during the first week of May.
Expect delays to some services. The print collection will be unavailable during this time. Access to our electronic collections will be unaffected.
From May:
· Contact us via phone on 9342 8617; via email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
· Library staff will be available Mon – Fri 8.30am-4.00pm.
· Request print books using the library website. Collect from Level 5 during staffed hours.
· Return books to:
o Level 5 during staffed hours
o Via the RMH Mailroom (in person or internal mail)
· Research/literature search consultations can still be arranged. Call 9342 8617 or email us to arrange a consultation.
· Photocopying, printing, PC access, lab bookings, & study facilities are not available during this period but will be available again later this year

Library System Update – what’s changed.

Search all information resources in a single search – books, journals & journal articles, & medical, nursing & drug databases

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New LOOK!!!! Search results look like this.

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Offsite Access to Electronic Resources

You will now need your library membership number AND password to access electronic resources offsite or on a mobile device.

If you have forgotten your library password don't worry, any time you see the login box for electronic resources, you will also see a link to reset your password. (see an example login screen below).

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Setting/Changing Your Password

If you have forgotten your password you will find the "Reset your password" link below any login box.

You can reset your password right now: Click here to reset your password.

Your Library Is Still Here!!

While there is still ongoing disruption to our space, the library is definitely not closed. All of the library services and resources you know and love are still available.



The library can now be accessed via the front entrance again, with some additional PCs available again in the foyer.



Catalogue Example

You can borrow our books, you just can't browse them! Instead reserve online via the library catalogue and we will let you know when it is available to collect. Call or email if you are unsure.

  • To see if the book you want is available in print or ebook format, click on “view availability”.
  • If the book is in print you can place a reservation on it and we will let you know when it is available to collect.
  • If the book is an ebook click on the link under the heading "Electronic Access"

Please note: Reserving books for mental health members (offsite) and Royal Park staff remains unchanged.



Books can be returned via the after-hours chute located at the front entrance to the library.



Limited study space and computer access is available in the carrels at the rear of the library and in computer Lab 1 (unless it is booked for training).

Lab 2 is still available for group bookings.

The meeting room is unavailable.

Please be aware, there may be noise from the vaccine hub. Unfortunately this is out of our control.



Access to the Library is via the Function Centre, follow the signs leading to the library.

The Function Centre doors should remain open until 8pm weeknights and 6pm weekends.

If doors are closed early, please contact Security.



Clinical Librarians are still here to help with literature searches and training in database searching. Contact us for help (Call: 9342 8617 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)



The printer and photocopier won’t be available during this period.



There is no change to online journals and databases. If you can’t find what you are looking for, our staff are still here to help.

For assistance with online resources:

  • Complete a Journal Article request form or Literature Search request form as needed
  • Call (9342 8617) or email us (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)



Join the library or renew your membership using our online membership join/renew form.
You can also call us on 9342 8617 to renew your membership or update your details.

serialscloseupThe Health Sciences Library regularly receives new issues of the print journals in our collection.

In the table below you can see the latest print journal issues that have arrived and are now available in the library for you to access. 



  Journal Title Vol Issue Month Date Year
1 Annals of Internal Medicine 173 (01) July 7th 2020
2 Annals of Internal Medicine 172 (12) June 16th 2020
3 BMJ: British Medical Journal (Academic edition) 6 (08) August   2020
4 Choice     August   2020
5 International Journal of Birth and Parent Education 7 (04) July   2020
6 International Journal of Birth and Parent Education   Suppl July   2020
7 JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 324 (03) July 21st 2020
8 JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 324 (04) July 28th 2020
9 Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 81 (03) May-June   2020
10 Lancet 396 (10246) July 25th-31st 2020
11 Lancet 396 (10245) July 18th-24th 2020
12 Lancet 395 (10243) July 4th-10th 2020
13 Leukemia and Lymphoma 61 (05-06) May-June   2020
14 New England Journal of Medicine : NEJM 383 (04) July 23rd 2020
15 New England Journal of Medicine : NEJM 383 (05) July 30th 2020
16 New England Journal of Medicine : NEJM 383 (02) July 9th 2020
17 Pediatrics 145 (02) February   2020
18 Pediatrics 146 (01) July   2020


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