Welcome to WHISE Library Services

Welcome to the website of the WHISE Library Service based at New Cross Hospital & Cannock Chase Hospitals.

For support and advice contact us via telephone on 01902 695322 or via e-mail: rwh-tr.belllibrary@nhs.net

Try out 3D Anatomy – www.anatomy.tv

UpToDate, the world’s leading point of care tool,  is available for staff to use. Register for a personal account via the Trust’s Intranet and this will enable you to download the free mobile app. A video guiding you through the various functions of the system is available here.

Also try out our mobile site, which provides access to the latest information. http://winksite.mobi/belllibrary/library

Check out BMJ CASE Reports by clicking here. Athens account required

The Library Service provides an online “Discovery” site that enables you to search all of the organisation’s online knowledge tools simultaneously. Click on the WHISE Synchronised link in the menu to access.

The site will provide you with quick access to the information you require for your work and also your professional development. In the coming few weeks WHISE will be undertaking promotional events and encouraging you to register for both the Library Service and also for Athens. Athens is an authentication system that provides access to a wealth of online tools and resources including;

  • E-Books
  • 3D Anatomy
  • Online Journals
  • Healthcare Databases including Cinahl, Medline and Embase
  • Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures
  • WHISE Synchronised – the Trust’s discovery tool that allows users to search all of our resources from a single page

Click on the menu to quickly access services and resources.


To contact WHISE outside of these times call (01902) 695322.