This help refers to Athens or OpenAthens accounts made available to NHS members of staff. NHS users can register for an NHS Athens username / password. This is a single sign-on that will allow you to access a wide range of online resources that we subscribe to; including ebooks, ejournals and databases.

Check your eligibility

Learn more about NHS Athens and register from our Athens page

Register with NHS Athens - What is an NHS Athens username and why should you register? Learn more from our short etutorial

NHS OpenAthens Introduction (PDF, 285kb)  - pdf document introducing the main features of using an Athens / OpenAthens account

Step-by-Step instructions from our Information Skills blog on how to:

Register for your NHS Athens account

Renew your Athens account

Change your password

Move your OpenAthens account to another organisation