Help Guides

Help Guides and Tutorials

Need some help finding what you want on the website? These guides will help you use some of the key features and resources available through the website.

Video Guides

1. Welcome to the HSELibrary – A Guide to HSElibrary website features

Welcome to the HSE Library website – a short tour from HSE Library 

2. Activate your OpenAthens account

Activate your National Health Library and Knowledge Service Open Athens account from HSE Library on Vimeo.

3. Search for journals on HSE E-Library

Search for Journals using the HSE e-Library from HSE Library

‘How to…’ Help guides for library resources

If you are new to the HSE library website and resources use these guides to help you search and locate what you need.

Need extra help or training ?

Staff in local HSE libraries provide regular training and support sessions. To see details of upcoming training in your area, check the events calendar (link to calendar).

If you need to arrange one to one or group training  contact your local library


Introduction to the HSELibrary Website by National Health Librarian Aoife Lawton.

Aoife Lawton, National Health Librarian – Welcome to HSE Library website from HSE Library on Vimeo.