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Discover the Latest in Our Living Library

New titles have been added to our Living Library collection!

Borrow a living library book today and explore new perspectives.

Navigating life as an unpaid care

Looking after mum and me

A working carer story

Step into the inspiring journey of one person’s dedication and resilience as they navigate the intricate balance of caregiving and working for over two decades

How to be vegan in a non-vegan world

It can be incredibly difficult to be “different”, especially when it comes to something as primal as food

Living as Reuben

My experience of life as a non-binary person

Being a teacher and not a patient

My experience of being a non-binary patient in the NHS

My gender isn’t legal*

*ly recognised

My experience of being non-binary in employment

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  • Discover the Latest in Our Living Library
    New titles have been added to our Living Library collection! Borrow a living library book today and explore new perspectives. Navigating life as an unpaid care Looking after mum and me A working carer story Step into the inspiring journey of one person’s dedication and resilience as they navigate the intricate balance of caregiving and… Read more: Discover the Latest in Our Living Library
  • Explore our Online Resources
    The majority of our resources require an OpenAthens account to access. Have you had a chance to explore all of our online resources yet?  At University Hospitals Dorset’s Knowledge and Library Services, we provide diverse resources to University Hospitals Dorset and Dorset HealthCare University NHS Foundation Trust staff and students. These resources, ranging from point-of-care tools,… Read more: Explore our Online Resources
  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2024
    Read more about Mental Health Awareness Week from the Mental Health Foundation here Find out more about Thrive Wellbeing here (intranet link) When: 13th – 20th May As Mental Health Awareness Week unfolds, the theme of movement takes centre stage, urging us to recognise the profound impact of physical activity on our mental well-being. In… Read more: Mental Health Awareness Week 2024
  • Step into the Living Library
    Living Libraries bring people together to share experiences, challenge stereotypes and raise awareness of our lived experiences.  It provides a safe space for conversations to support colleagues, share best practice and use the power of personal conversation to positively challenge prejudice or discrimination. In Knowledge and Library Services Living Library, each ‘book’ is a person… Read more: Step into the Living Library
  • New Books April 2024
    See the new books for April 2024 here!

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