To access HSELibrary e-resources (e-books, databases, e-journals, tools etc.) you need an 'OpenAthens' account.
If you don't have an account, you can apply for an OpenAthens account online. You will need a valid email address and your HSE employee number.
You can access resources listed on our homepage using your OpenAthens username and password.
Access support Guides to help you to use these resources, including guides on:
Need extra help or training?
Regular training sessions are available covering:
We also provide details of training provided by resource vendors, such as EBSCO and the National Library of Medicine (who provide PubMed training), on the optimal use of these resources which our staff can attend.
Register to attend a training session using our Events Calendar.
National Health Library & Knowledge Service. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: email@example.com