In order to access the HSE Library's electronic resources, you must have an 'OpenAthens' account*.
'OpenAthens' is a one-stop shop to the wide range of electronic resources provided by the National Health Library and Knowledge Service. These include electronic books, electronic journals, bibliographic databases and point-of-care tools.
Having an OpenAthens account means that a single login will unlock all our electronic resources.
If you don't have an account, you can apply for an OpenAthens account online. You can also look for the 'OpenAthens' tab on the library's homepage. Select from 'Set up an account', 'Log In', 'I forgot my password' or 'My account has expired',
You will need:
*Access to some resources may not require an OpenAthens account if accessing from a HSE site. However we strongly encourage you to apply for an OpenAthens Account to assure access*
National Health Library & Knowledge Service. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: email@example.com