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The Carl de Gruchy Library is currently operating a remote service (online library)

Staff members are available to assist you Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5 pm.   For more information visit our FAQ page or email:

Christmas period break: The Library will not be providing services from 5pm Friday 18 December and will commence providing services Monday 4 January 2021

EndNote on computers at St Vincent's Hospital, has been upgraded to version X9.3. It is now also available for installation on a home computer. To request installation for your home computer and learn about important changes please refer to the EndNote guide.

All items on loan have been extended and are now due for return by 30 November 2020.

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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.


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Access From Home

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

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.

New AccessMedicine Trial

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

Create personal account to annotate and highlight chapters.

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

Free access to Oxford Medicine Online until December 30

Staff at St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne can access all the content of Oxford Medicine Online until December 30 2020.

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

The well known Oxford textbooks and Oxford handbooks are included.

Explore the site, or alternatively, all books have been included in our catalogue.


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! 

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