To access HSELibrary e-resources you need an 'Athens' account*.
OpenAthens is a one-stop shop to the wide range of electronic resources provided by the National Health Library & Knowledge Service. These include electronic books, bibliographic databases, electronic journals and point-of-care tools.
Having an Athens account means that a single login will unlock all our electronic resources.
If you don't have an account, you can Apply for an Athens account online.
You will need:
Using your Athens username and password you can then access the resources listed on our homepage.- www.hselibrary.ie
*Access to some resources may not require an Athens account if accessing from a HSE site. However we strongly encourage you to apply for an Athens Account to assure access.
National Health Library & Knowledge Service. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org