Library & Knowledge Service

Welcome to the RJAH Library & Knowledge Service  

Our library service is available to all staff, as well as to students on placement at RJAH. We offer a comprehensive and modern service, helping to support practice, research, CPD and general information needs. Most of our services are available to staff via our Intranet page 

Opening Hours

We are staffed from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday. Access to the library is available 24/7 

Using the Library

To join the library, please complete the online form or call to see us in person (location 9). We have a joint Shropshire Health Libraries Catalogue, which you can use to search for print materials. To search for e-books and online journal articles, please use the NHS Knowledge & Library Hub 


Enquiry / helpdesk service (ask-a-librarian form)
Document supply and inter-library lending (article request form)
Literature searching (search request form)
Information skills training (please contact a member of the library team)
Current awareness (please contact a member of the library team) 


Printing / scanning / photocopying
Study and reading spaces
Access to PCs and laptops
Print and online books and journals
Self issue / returns / renewals machine 

Contact Us 

Address: Library & Knowledge Service
RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
SY10 7AG 

Telephone: 01691 404388
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @CostelloLib  

Contact Us

Library & Knowledge Service
RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY10 7AG. 

Tel: 01691 404388
Fax: 01691 404071
Email: [email protected]
Twitter Account: / @CostelloLib