Resources

23 March 2017

FAQs for Health Libraries

Frequently Asked Questions for health libraries delivering Reading Well Books on Prescription. Including information on working alongside public libraries, signing up to the Reading Well newsletter, and providing support for health professionals.

16 March 2017

ITT - Reading Well Books on Prescription 2016-17 evaluation

Invitation to Tender for the evaluation of Reading Well Books on Prescription programme for 2016-17.

11 January 2017

Reading Well for long-term conditions book selection protocol

The book selection protocol for the new Reading Well for long-term conditions list, launching in July 2017.

16 December 2016

Call out for submissions - Reading Well for long-term conditions

FOR PUBLISHERS the call out for submissions for the Reading Well for long-term conditions list to be launched in July 2017.

22 November 2016

2015-16 Evaluation: Reading Well Books on Prescription

2015-16 evaluation of Reading Well Books on Prescription. Research and evaluation completed by BOP consulting.

17 October 2016

Reading Well Books on Prescription booklet for GPs

A booklet produced and written by the National Association of Primary Care that provides GPs with information about Reading Well Books on Prescription. It outlines the evidence-base for bibliotherapy as a model of treatment, how this model fits with the...

30 September 2016

Reading Well book selection protocol

A guide to the selection protocol for the Reading Well Books on Prescription scheme.

27 September 2016

Library staff handbook - Reading Well Books on Prescription

A handbook providing information and guidance on how to deliver Reading Well Books on Prescription for adult mental health and dementia in libraries. Covers: evidence base, partnerships, resources, management, staff training and evaluation.

25 August 2016

World Mental Health Day Toolkit 2016

A collection of ideas for events, displays and social media activity for libraries to use around World Mental Health Day 2016.

12 August 2016

2014-15 Evaluation: Reading Well Books on Prescription

2014-15 evaluation of Reading Well Books on Prescription. Research and evaluation completed by BOP consulting.

11 August 2016

Format availability - Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia

A list of titles on the Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia and which formats they are available in.

10 August 2016

Reading Well for young people - recommended reading form

Reading Well for young people provides book-based support young people’s mental health and wellbeing. This interactive leaflet provides information about the scheme for GPs and other mental health professionals, such as psychological wellbeing practitioners, counsellors and therapists. This is a shortened version...

03 May 2016

Interactive Prescriber leaflet - Reading Well for young people

A digital version of the user leaflet for Reading Well for young people. The prescriber can digitally select titles from the list, then print the leaflet. The leaflet also provides information about how the scheme works, resources available in your local...

26 April 2016

Image bank - Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia

A collection of photos that can be used on local library and health websites to promote the Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia.

14 April 2016

Commissioning guidelines - Reading Well for young people

This document provides information about Reading Well for young people for health commissioners. It includes case studies showing how libraries can work with public health to deliver the scheme.

14 April 2016

Introductory PowerPoint - Reading Well for young people

PowerPoint presentation on general information regarding Reading Well for young people. Can be used as a template to present the scheme locally.

14 April 2016

Library FAQs - Reading Well for young people

Answers to library staff frequently asked questions about Reading Well for young people, including: general information, launch support, library involvement and digital resources.

12 April 2016

Format availability - Reading Well for young people

A list of titles on the Reading Well for young people and which formats they are available in.

12 April 2016

Branding Guidelines - Reading Well for young people

This document provides visual guidelines and the key descriptor and message for the Reading Well for young people scheme.

12 April 2016

Shelf Help animation - Reading Well for young people

Reading Well for young people Shelf Help animation GIF. Perfect to use on social media.

12 April 2016

Jacket image composite - Reading Well for young people book

A composite image of the 35 titles on the Reading Well for young people book list. This resource can be used for social media.

12 April 2016

Image bank - Reading Well Books for young people

A collection of photos that can be used on local library, health and school websites to promote the Reading Well for young people scheme.

12 April 2016

Overview of the books - Reading Well for young people

A detailed overview of the titles on the Reading Well for young people list, including background information, formats, publisher details and publication dates.

12 April 2016

Book list - Reading Well for young people

A list of the 35 Reading Well for young people titles.

04 April 2016

Health professional template letter - Reading Well for young people

A letter template that can be adapted by libraries and sent to local GP practices to encourage participation in the Reading Well Books on Prescription for common mental health conditions scheme.

24 March 2016

Plasma screen artwork - Reading Well for young people

Artwork promoting the Reading Well for young people scheme, which can be used on plasma screens in libraries and GP surgeries.

11 August 2015

Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia - health professionals reading list

This is a list of useful reading for health and social care professionals and students. The titles came to the attention of the selection panel while developing Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia, which recommends helpful reading for people...

14 May 2015

Interactiver prescriber leaflet - Reading Well Books on Prescription for common mental health conditions

A digital version of the user leaflet for Reading Well Books on Prescription for common mental health conditions. The prescriber can digitally select titles from the list, then print the leaflet. The leaflet also provides information about how the scheme works,...

14 April 2015

Overview of the 20 books for 2015 - Reading Well Mood-boosting Books

We’ve worked with Macmillan Cancer Support to involve people who have been affected by cancer in selecting Mood-boosting Books. This guide provides detailed information about each of the titles, including available formats, publisher and publication date.

01 February 2015

Book list - Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia

A list of the 25 Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia titles.