Cancer information library

The Cancer Council’s library provides up-to-date information and resources for health professionals, people with cancer and their carers.

Health professionals can select from more than 3000 items, including books, journals and videos. Our librarian will be happy to organise an inter-library loan, or you can visit the library in person.

 

Click here to search the library catalogue online. 

 

 

The library can provide services and items such as:

  • DVD, CD, Video and Audio materials
  • Internet Access including quality assured and recommended databases; including Medline, CINAHL etc.
  • A comprehensive range of online specialist medical and health journals
  • Access to professional reference books and ebooks
  • A selection of consumer booklets, books and pamphlets on many cancer related topics
  • Interlibrary loan services
  • Cancer News to keep you know what’s happening in the world of cancer
  • User training to keep your skills updated and learn more about the library facilities.
  • The opportunity for our oncology librarian to assist you to navigate your way through the library collection.

Borrowing and Renewing

The normal loan period is 4-weeks.

Cancer Daily News

Stay in touch with cancer news as it happens. Subscribe to Cancer Daily News by email, a free round up of breaking cancer news from around the world. Subscribe by emailing our librarian library@nswcc.org.au

Recommended reading list for patients and carers.

Click Rocommended reading list  for a selection of popular books and websites about cancer that meet our reviewer criteria.

Other useful information

Cancer Council  Publications

Cancer Council Information Centres

Other cancer information websites

The Cancer Glossary

 

Library address: Cancer Council NSW, 153 Dowling St, Woolloomooloo
Library hours: 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday

Enquiries

Email: library@nswcc.org.au
Phone: 13 11 20 (Cancer Council Helpline)
Fax: (02) 8302 3518

Cancer Daily News

Stay in touch with cancer news as it happens. Subscribe to Cancer Daily News by email, a free round up of breaking cancer news from around the world. Subscribe by emailing our librarian library@nswcc.org.au

Click here to read the Librarian Blog  and find out about new publications available from the Cancer Council library.