Accessible Throughout Nova Scotia

  • Search our print and electronic collections, including patient pamphlets and most databases
  • Request books, articles and literature searches
  • View our guides for staff & physicians, and patients
  • Learn about our staff training and patient education programs

*Remote (off-site) access to our resources (from home computers, mobile devices, etc.) is now available across all zones, using your regular staff login (NSHA username and password). For more information, see our tip sheet on how to login off-site: Access from Anywhere - Logging In.

Make the Library a Part of Your Team

Library Services support patient care, staff development and serve as research hubs throughout Nova Scotia.

We provide access to evidence-based content in digital and print formats, literature searching services, borrowing from other libraries and more.

We Support Staff

Our Library Guides consolidate access to new and relevant best practices, resources and mobile applications.

Our Learning Opportunities keep staff up to date on the computer, research and searching skills required to stay current.


We Support Patients

Library staff coordinate the production and maintenance of patient education pamphlets. Approximately 1000 in the Nova Scotia Health Authority Central Zone and 500 at the IWK Health Centre.

NSHA Central Zone


IWK Health Center


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