Guides and forms

On this page you can find a number of guides for our resources

These guides are arranged in alphabetical order, if you cannot find your answer here, please contact us on 0161 4463452 or email



ClinicalKey user guide 
ClinicalKey video guided tour (approx. 5 min)

Cochrane library

Cochrane library – how to search
Cochrane library video  (approx 7 min)


eBooks guide


eJournal guide

Library catalogue (Liberty)

Finding or renewing books

Literature searching


Literature searching
Literature searching video – searching Medline in NICE Evidence (approx. 17 min)
Literature searching video – search strategy (approx. 7 min)
Literature searching video – thesaurus tips (approx. 8 min)
Literature searching video – tips for searching databases (approx. 4 min)

Library services

Library guide


PubMed guide


UpToDate searching
UpToDate in the Christie Clinical Portal
UpToDate video – selection of guides