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Accessing eLibrary Resources

A guide on how to access the eLibrary resources provided by the NHLKS remotely.

The QxMD app provides the latest articles in full text (through your Athens account). The app can be installed on your phone or tablet or viewed through an internet browser on your desktop/laptop computer.

On a smartphone or tablet

1. Download Read by QxMD by following this link or search for us in the app store. 

2. Add your institution, Health Service Executive, Ireland, to your “Account Settings” under “Institutional Access”.

On desktop or laptop computers

A desktop version is also available at

When you have signed up for an account, add your institution, Health Service Executive, Ireland, to your “Account Settings” under “Institutional Access”.

Below is an example collection: latest articles on COVID-19.

QxMD video guide

National Health Library & Knowledge Service. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: