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RCN Scotland

RCN Scotland Learning Hub

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Members can now book to visit the London library including our current exhibition - Who Cares? A History of Emotions in Nursing (viewing time approx. 20-30 mins).

Spaces must be booked at least 24 hours before visiting and up to 7 days in advance. If you no longer need a booking please cancel it so another member can use it. Visit our keeping up to date page for the latest information.

We recommend checking the library opening hours before you travel, as these may change at short notice. Visit our keeping up to date page for the latest information.

The Edinburgh and Belfast libraries are still closed following government guidance to reduce the transmission of COVID-19.

The RCN Wales library in Cardiff is open by appointment between 10am - 4pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please book at least 24 hours in advance.

All our other services are available online, as they have been throughout the COVID pandemic.

Our training sessions and events continue online.

Wherever you are in your career and wherever you are in Scotland, RCN Scotland Library and Information Services put you in control of your own learning. By getting in touch with our expert staff at the Learning Hub, you can find the information most relevant to your learning needs, whether it’s finishing your latest assignment or finding the most up-to-date evidence on clinical practice.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 9am - 5pm
Weekends: Closed
Find us at: RCN Scotland Learning Hub
42 South Oswald Road

Edinburgh
EH9 2HH

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Training

Do you need to find research articles for coursework? Are you looking for evidence to support clinical practice? Learn about using our databases from wherever you are. We offer individual training sessions for all Scotland members, which last for up to one hour and are tailored to your needs. Phone or email us to book a session

Tours

The tours are an opportunity for your group to explore the library spaces, visit our exhibitions and learn more about the information services we offer.

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Getting access to all the onsite and online services at Europe's largest specialist nursing library, is just one of the many benefits of becoming an RCN member.

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