We have a range of resources to help you relax and stay healthy, including our Leisure Collections and Healthy Lives Collections, as well as resources for locating health information.
Patient and Consumer Health Information
Visit our Resources for patients and the public page to search a range of quality-assured information resources to help you manage your health, as well as view the latest health news.
We have collections of leisure reading books in both of our libraries, that include a range of novels, biographies and non-fiction titles at both sites. These are loaned for 28 days, and no fines are charged.
We accept donations of good quality books, so please feel free to pass on to us titles you’ve enjoyed and want to share with colleagues.
Healthy Lives Collection
We have collection in both our libraries with a range of books and other resources to help you manage your own health, and that of your family. These include books on stress, parenting, mindfulness, exercise and much more.
Colouring books designed with adults in mind are a good way to relieve stress and anxiety. We have several available in our libraries near our Healthy Lives collections for you to use.
Jigsaws and Chess
We have an ongoing jigsaw puzzle at Shrewsbury and an ongoing chess game at Telford if you fancy taking a break from study or need to de-stress.
We have a regularly changing displays in the Learning Centre at Shrewsbury, showcasing resources to support current health initiatives. If you have a health initiative you’d like to promote, we’d be happy to consider it.