Access journals and other resources using your Athens account

Athens access

All NHS Scotland staff are eligible to register for an Athens account for The Knowledge Network (TKN) which gives access to a wide range of resources including ejournals, ebooks and databases.


Register for your TKN Athens account at

Follow the attached procedure to access full text journal articles and request copies of articles you require that are not available electronically.

If you experience any difficulty in registering for your account, accessing the full text or requesting article copies, email me or phone and leave a message 01506 523968 (x53968) and she will try to help.


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