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The Carl de Gruchy Library is once again open to hospital staff and students

Opening hours are Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.

Services such as Literature searching tutorials & EndNote tutorials are available online, with some availability for one-on-one sessions in the Library.  FAQs  |  Contact us.

  • EndNote on St Vincent's computers has been upgraded to version X9.3. It is now available for home installation. Learn more.
  • Renew loans via email
  • Room bookings are not being taken until further notice

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NSQHS Standards - Live Literature Searches

Access 11 Pubmed expert searches about NSQHS accreditation topics:

  1. Open SVHM custom view of Pubmed (to access SVHM full text subscriptions)
  2. Click here to access and run searches 

These searches are brought to you by a group of Australian health librarians.


Your feedback is welcome!

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Thank you.

Access From Home

Offisite access to library resources on this site is available to SVHM staff and students. 

Go to When prompted, log in with your SVHM email address and password. Students can login with their username followed by

Please contact the SVHA IT Helpdesk on 1300 518 001 for any password problems.

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Online Book Collection


Access over 130 e-books, including the most current Harrison's Principles and Practice of Medicine.

Features CME resources, Quick Reference tools and Case Files. Over 30,000 images available for download plus 800 videos and animations. See our guide for more details


Over 1,000 books, 80,000 images and 2,000 videos are available.

The well known Oxford textbooks and Oxford handbooks are included.


Over 6,000 books and journals. Subject coverage includes: Biomedical and Life Science, Medicine, Behavioural Science and Psychology. Download chapters or the entire book. 


Browzine is an easy-to-use interface for browsing journals and locating articles. Use on your PC, or via a free app or on your device. Please give us your feedback! If you would like to know more, just contact us! 

Search e-journals via Browzine