New Year Resolutions – Two: Join your local healthcare library

Our second suggestion is to register with DCH library. Membership is free and all you have to do is complete this form and email it to Once registered, you receive a SWIMS (South West Information Management Scheme) card which gives you access to all our resources and interlibrary loans and document supply. You may borrow up to 8 loans at a time and you can renew your books online with your SWIMS username. Membership also entitles you to training offered by the library on a range of topics including literature searching, reflective reading and writing and study skills.  Knowledgeshare is our current awareness service which keeps you up to date with the latest evidence in your field. Please complete page 2 of the membership form if you would like this service.