SWIMS Catalogue

Searching SWIMS library book catalogue

The library catalogue is accessible at swims.inforlib.uk.

You can view books in your local library by performing an advanced search, selecting Restrict by location and then choosing either Bodmin, St Lawrence’s Hospital or Truro, Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske).

The catalogue holds all of the book details for items held in the SWIMS Network of health libraries across the South and West of England.

  • Items not held in Bodmin or Truro may be requested on inter-library loan using our book request form.
  • There is a computer in the Knowledge Spa library dedicated to searching the library catalogue.
  • You may make suggestions for additions to library stock using our book suggestion form.

Self renewal

You may log in to the SWIMS catalogue to renew your books on loan from either Truro or Bodmin using your library card number. When logging in for the first time you will need to request a password. To do this, choose Login and then click the link underneath to reset your password. An email will be sent to your registered email address which you can then use to log in. For more information see the book renewal page.


For information on searching and accessing electronic books see the e-books page.

Page last reviewed: 15 December 2022

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