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The Knowledge Network A brief tour
To register, select the Login option at the top left of the homepage and follow the on-screen instructions. Login / Register Registering with The Knowledge Network allows you to personalise webpages and with a single login provides access to a wider range of resources.
Searching The Knowledge Network Search Search across 12 million information and learning resources from over 100 providers. Search Targeted clinical evidence search. BooksArticles Full Text Article Search Journals
From here you can save records to My Resource Space, , print and tag. Save & Share Filters Use filters to narrow your results by resource category, information source, year etc. An example of a results page from a search of The Knowledge Network. Viewing your results Save searches Save your search to be run at a later date.
Feeling more confident? The Knowledge Network provides additional tools to support your information needs. Use the homepage tabs to provide quick access to Portals and Topics – provide easy access to tailored, topic specific services Communities – Access Community websites, Shared Spaces and information about developing communities of practice. Library – Subscription journals, books and databases as highlighted within the Search box. Learning & CPD – including eLearning courses (previously accessed from Virtual Learning Centre and NHS Shared Learning) and to pages dedicated to Educators and Supervisors. Keep up to Date – News services, alerting services, table of content services, etc. Tools and Apps – a new area dedicated to mobile devices where you can get information about downloading services to your phone.
Feeling more confident? Personalise your homepage. Add, remove and edit content to create The Knowledge Network to better suit your information needs. My Resource Space. Access and manage your favourite resources. Like the bookmarks or favourites in a browser but unlike bookmarks or favourites, can be accessed from any PC or laptop providing you login to the site.
Immediate online help and access to training opportunities. Help and Training Contact your local NHS Library for support Libraries and Support Help and Training
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