top of page

Bronglais General Hospital Library


The Library is located on the lower ground floor of the Postgraduate Centre and provides services to all Hywel Dda University Health Board staff  & students on placement.

HOME   |    SERVICES    |    RESOURCES      |    JOIN    |    NEWS    |    CONTACT YOUR LIBRARY 

Bronglais General Hospital Library

About Us

We provide services to all Hywel Dda University Health Board staff and students on placement.

Opening Hours

Out of hours Access / Arrangements :

The Library is open 24 hours a day. Access out of office hours is via a digital lock code available on registration.

Library Facilities / Access

Study and IT facilities:

  • There are 9 study spaces

  • 8 Workstations

  • Comfortable seating area

  • The Cloud Wi-Fi is available free

Main Services:

  • Literature Searching 

  • Evidence based healthcare support

  • Article supply

  • Book loans and requests – self-service is available out of staffed hours

  • Information literacy support including training in database use (Please call or email to pre-book a session with the Librarian)

  • Support for Revalidation and reflective practice.

  • Support for Research and Quality Improvement projects

  • Photocopying & printing, plus scanning & laminating (Charges may apply). The provisions of the NHS Wales Copyright license are displayed so you can make sure you stay within the law.


Joining the Library: 

  • To join the Library please complete a membership form and call into the Library during staffed hours. Alternatively complete the online membership form

  • To gain access to our secure facilities – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, please contact us in person or by email

Borrowing Books:

  • You may borrow a maximum of 10 books

  • Loans are for 4 weeks. You can renew on request, providing the item is not requested by another reader

  • You will receive regular email reminders about your loans

  • Books not available on site can usually be requested in from another library for you

  • We have a small leisure library which you are welcome to browse & to borrow!

Literature Searches:

  • We conduct Literature Searches for research, clinical audit, service improvement, patient information and education. To request a Literature Search, please contact the Librarian or complete the online literature search request form

Current Awareness:

  • KnowledgeShare provides targeted evidence updates, sent straight to your inbox and facilitates matching colleagues with shared interests

  • Please ask Library staff if you are interested in receiving evidence updates in your area(s) of interest


  • Access to majority of databases e.g. Medline, British Nursing Database, Embase, MIDIRS, etc.

Evidence Summaries:

Article & e-Journal Access:

​Please contact us if you have any queries about the Library Service and we will be happy to help.

Library Contact Details

Address : 

Bronglais Library
Bronglais General Hospital
Caradog Road
SY23 1ER

Telephone : 01970 635803

Email :

Website :

Librarian Contact Details

Library Services Manager

Rosalind Llewelyn-Harris

Email :

Library Services Senior Assistant

Hazel Dolejsi

Email :

Follow Bronglais Library

  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
bottom of page