An NHS OpenAthens account is your gateway to the resources you need to engage in Evidence Based Practice and to support you in your work and study.  An NHS OpenAthens account gives you free access to the huge range of e- journals, e-books and medical databases to which LCFT subscribes.

All Lancashire Care Foundation Trust staff and students are entitled to register for an NHS Athens account.

Please click here to register for an NHS Athens account.  Please make sure you use your LCFT email address to register and enter ‘Lancashire Care NHS Foundation’ into the organisation section.

Click here for a step-by-step guide to registering for an Athens account.  If you have any problems please contact the Library.