The Knowledge Resources department provides current awareness services to Health and Social Care colleagues.


The department currently offers the following bulletins:

  • News and Information Bulletin - monthly update of recent news and developments in health and social care  
  • New Resources Updates – bulletins detailing additions to the library stock, including free leaflet resources available to order.
  • Themed Resources Bulletin – periodic updates of resources on particular public health and social care topics e.g., Alcohol, Older People.
  • Knowledge Resources Newsletter - occasional publications describing recent news items and developments relating to the Resource Centre.
  • Knowledge Resources Leaflet Bulletin - occasional publications featuring new and updated leaflets and posters


News and Information Bulletin       



Themed Resources Bulletin


Sustainable Development Publications

New Resources Updates


Knowledge Resources Newsletter


Knowledge Resources Leaflet Bulletin



News and Information

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016




Themed Resources

Models and Display Kits February 2016

Alcohol August 2015

Drugs August 2015

Smoking July 2015

Books on Prescription for Dementia April 2015


Sustainable Development

Sustainable Food August 2014

Sustainable Development August 2014 

Sustainable Child and Adolescent Obesity Prevention June 2014

Sustainable Adult Obesity Prevention June 2014

Excess Winter Deaths March 2014

Affordable Warmth January 2013


New Resourcess

June 2017





July 2017 Issue 15

February 2017 Issue 14

October 2016 Issue 13

June 2016 Issue 12

February 2016 Issue 11


Leaflet Bulletin

Immunisation: Flu and Shingles

Be Clear on Cancer: Blood in Pee

Start4Life: Breastfeeding

New! Cancer Research UK Leaflets 2018

Stoptober 2017

Cancer September 2017

Immunisation August 2017  

Diabetes May 2017

December 2016

November 2016




Contact the Resource Centre if you wish to receive the Knowledge Resources Bulletin and the New Resources Bulletin via email.


Current Awareness Services for Health (CASH)

The department is also involved with the national Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH)


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 @Krnottingham for regular updates to library and information services.