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Library: Welcome to the Trust Library

Welcome to your Library & Knowledge Services

We provide a multi-disciplinary library and knowledge service to all staff employed by the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust and to students while on placement.

We are located on the 1st floor of the Trust Education Centre. Please contact the library staff for assistance if you are disabled and/or have special requirements.

Have you opened the Trust Library Advent Calendar? Access it here to find out more about the Library and the services it offers: or scroll down the page to see today's window! 

Opening Hours

Our usual office hours are:

Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:00

(Although these are subject to change)

Outside of these times, we have LibAnswers, which may be able to assist you! 

Alternatively, please email us and we will answer as soon as possible during working hours.

It is still possible to access the Trust Library with you Staff ID between 07:00 and 23:59, seven days a week. Please refer to the Trust's lone working policy prior to your visit.

Contact Us

The library team is here to help. If you have any questions or queries, do please get in touch with us:


Tel: 0118 322 7849



Alison Horner Le Riche Library and Knowledge Services Manager (currently on maternity leave)

Victoria Harrison Deputy Library and Knowledge Services Manager

Sue Hyde Library and Knowledge Specialist (Monday to Thursday mornings)

Katie Wise Library and Knowledge Specialist

Mark Barry Library and Knowledge Assistant

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Chat online with a member of your library team for instant help (Mon-Fri 9-5pm) or view our collection of Frequently Asked Questions.

Library newsletters

Keep up to date with all the latest Library news, new stock and events. Our newsletter is produced every two months and contains a Health & Wellbeing section including a puzzle corner, to keep your minds sharp! You can also pick up a copy of the newsletter in the Library.