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Health Libraries West for the Public in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire: Home
Health Libraries West is a collaborative effort between local NHS Libraries and Bristol Public Libraries. Our aim is to make health information accessible to the public within the Bristol, North Somerset or South Gloucestershire region.
It's the ability to read and understand health information. It helps us make decisions about our health. With so much info about, it can be hard to tell what is trustworthy. There's often more to headlines than meets the eye!
Social prescribing highlights that people need variety to stay happy and healthy. It focuses on social factors of people's health and wellbeing, such as the ability to go to the library or have a walk in a local park.
Search your library onlinefor a huge collection of books, eBooks, eAudiobooks, health and wellbeing magazines, CDs, DVDs and more. Get items sent to your local library for collection.
NHS.ukoffers free information on a huge variety of health topics. It is the ultimate health resource for the UK.