Our impact on your work
Library users and Tavistock and Portman staff show how the library supports studying, research and clinical work, as well as the wider aims of the Trust
The library’s vision
The library supports the work of the Trust, building on existing strengths and balancing resources to maintain and improve a quality of service that befits the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. The library will continue to:
- Enrich the user experience by providing services and resources that meet the changing profile and increasingly high expectations of our users.
- Transform its physical space to continue to meet the needs of all our users.
- Engage new audiences.
- Be staffed by a workforce whose skills continue to keep pace with change.
- Balance the collection by continuing to purchase materials relating to Race, Class, Gender and Diversity.
What Trust executives say about the library
‘Proactive and supportive’
Sally Hodges, Clinical Chief Operating Officer: “Our library is extremely proactive in supporting learning, by helping individuals undertaking trainings, ensuring that new publications are advertised and promoted as needed, and that staff and students can access the material they need 24 hours a day.”