The Center for Integrative Medicine will have a lending library of books and DVDs, a gathering space to meet and exchange knowledge, lectures, and films.
Patients new to Integrative Medicine will find evidence-based introductory literature and have the opportunity to receive help with more complex literature searches. There will be Information Skills Training sessions regularly for members to enable participants to make use of complex medical databases. The IM Library will provide high quality patient-friendly information and self-help information.
The onsite library will be open to the public and memberships will be available. Patients, clinical researchers, physicians, nurses and complementary healthcare providers will also have membership access to the Royal London Hospital of integrated Medicine CAMLIS lending library, a collection of over 4000 books and 40+ current journals http://www.cam.nhs.uk/