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The Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP)

CIAP provides information and resources to support evidence-based practice at the point of care. CIAP is available to all NSW Health employees and can be accessed from work or from home.

Access CIAP
Access CIAP using a work computer at
To register for offsite access click on My CIAP Account on the top tool bar then click Register for My CIAP Account.


Library support
The Western Sydney Local Health District Libraries are partnered with CIAP in providing vital information for health professionals. We do this by providing training, support, registration advice, and linking our catalogue and document delivery services to CIAP.


CIAP Training
Individual or group training sessions are provided by Western Sydney Local Health District Libraries. You are welcome to attend any of the sessions conducted by the Library at the facility most convenient to you. Special arrangements can also be made to visit you.

For training details and contact information click on the Facility link below:

Blacktown Mount Druitt
Mental Health
Westmead and FASS

Alternatively search for the following scheduled CIAP training sessions using My Health Learning:

DEV14056Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP) Navigation
DEV14045Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP) Overview of Medical Resources
DEV14053 Searching for Nursing Resources
DEV14058Mental Health Resources of Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP)
DEV14047Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP) Overview for Allied Health
DEV14055Searching for Drug Resources and Clinical Information Access Portal (CIAP)
DEV14054 Introduction to MEDLINE and EMBASE
DEV14052 Advanced searching on MEDLINE using Ovid SP
DEV14057 Searching Medline comprehensively

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