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Small collection of education ebooks for GOSH staff

GOSH staff have now have access to a small collection of education ebooks via ebrary:
ABC of Learning and Teaching in Medicine (2nd Edition)  Coaching Skills : A Handbook Understanding Medical Education : Evidence, Theory and Practice  Effective Interprofessional Education : Development, Delivery, and EvaluationClinical Supervision In The Medical Profession : Structured Reflective PracticeCareer CounsellingImproving Workplace LearningRoutledge Handbook of Clinical Supervision : Fundamental International Themes
These are available via an NHS Athens password. This collection also forms part of the Faculty Development Virtual Collection: http://www.faculty.londondeanery.ac.uk/library-information-services

How to buy Endnote at a discounted price with the Educational Licence for UCL

Go to www.AdeptScience.co.ukClick on Academic Discount - Adept4Education LoginFind and select - University College LondonEnter your UCL username and password You can either download the software straight away for £60 or buy the disk to install at £62.50

How to buy Endnote at a discounted price with the Educational Licence for GOSH staff

Go to www.AdeptScience.co.ukClick on Academic Discount - Adept4Education LoginFind and select Great Ormond Street Hospital Enter your NHS Athens password You can either download the software straight away for £60 or buy the disk to install at £62.50

Guidance for GOSH consultants: honorary contracts and UCL passwords

Any queries about Honorary Contracts should be addressed to ICH HR:

ich.hr@ucl.ac.uk 020 7905 2630 
If you already have an honorary contract you should contact the ICH Information Systems Unit to a UCL username and password;
ich.itsupport@ucl.ac.uk 020 7905 2624
You will also need to collect a UCL ID card (you need this to use the library and for access to UCL premises). This can be collected from:
UCL Security Systems
Andrew Huxley Building
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/estates/security/systems/identity-cards/
Map: http://goo.gl/maps/0cVb

An alternative guide to the new NHS in England

An easy to understand alternative guide to the new NHS in England by The King's fund:
www.kingsfund.org.uk/altguidenhs.  
This captures the complexity  of the new health system but it is presented in a simple and informative way.