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Guide to Library Resources and Services for Doctors (Medical and Surgical): Research Request Service

This guide aims to provide information about the resources and services we provide which are particularly relevant for Doctors in all specialties

Covid-19 Summary of Evidence Request

NHLKS Summaries of Evidence are compilations of the latest research evidence and key reference information related to Covid-19.


HSE staff can request a Summary of Evidence on Covid-19 management and treatment.


Priority is given to requests in support of national Covid-19 response and patient treatment.  


Access completed Covid-19 Summaries of Evidence

Request an Evidence Search

We provide a service for HSE staff to request a literature search for patient care, research and policy development purposes.

Submit a Research Request

A customised Covid-19 evidence search is also available

Submit a COVID-19 Evidence Request


Please note that this service is not provided for academic course work.


Literature searching training is provided for our staff

Library staff provide training on literature searching and the use of Library resources.

Visit our Training tab to learn more about how to access this service or contact your local Library for further information.

National Health Library & Knowledge Service. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: