The Mental Health Library is the major mental health library for western Sydney, providing a library/information services for mental health workers, researchers and students of Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD). Our service supports education, research, evidence-based patient care and professional development, with an emphasis on life-long learning skills.
Reporting Line and Organisational Position, Cumberland Mental Health Library reports to Clare Lorenzen, Executive Manager, Mental Health Services
The Mental Health Library is the major mental health library for western Sydney. Our service supports education, research, evidence-based patient care and professional development, with an emphasis on life-long learning skills.
- Membership to our libraries
An up-to-date, authoritative medical reference collection of books and journals in print and electronic formats
Inter-Library Loans/document delivery
Computer access for intranet and CIAP
Education/Training on using the resources, including orientation and the development of advanced information retrieval skills
Multifunction printers, scanners and photocopiers (colour as well as black and white)
Copyright expert advice
Purchasing of information resources Mental Health Services departments and units
Quiet areas for individual study and research
Collaborative work areas
Computer training room for training on accessing evidence-based medicine resources and for accessing information electronically
Cumberland Hospital Library
02 9840 3503
02 9840 3575
External Mailing Address
Mental Health Library,
Locked Bag 7118
Parramatta CBD NSW 2124
Key Staff Contact Details
- Monday to Friday 9:30 – 17:00
Closed on weekends and public holidays.
An after-hours return chute, located next to the front door, is provided to return resources.
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