Mr Rob Polson

Subject Librarian


Rob Polson


BARKER, A.L. and POLSON, R.G., 1999. Best of health: evaluation of a high-street consumer health information shop in a rural area. Journal of information science, 25(1), pp. 15.

DONALDSON, J., ROXBURGH, M., WATT, S., POLSON, R., ARMSTRONG, L., & LAUDER, W. 2015 Evidence of the effectiveness and patient experience of formalised social support for people with a diagnosis of heart failure: Final Report.

HUBBARD, G. GORELY, T., OKAZINCI, G., POLSON, R., and FORBAT, L. Forthcoming A systematic review and narrative summary of family-based smoking cessation interventions to help adults quit smoking. BMC family practice.

JONES, J., KANE, P., POLSON, R., LESLIE, S.J., HULBERT-WILLIAMS, N., SIMARD, S., OZAKINCI, G. and HUBBARD, G., 2015. Protocol for a systematic review of screening tools for fear of recurrent illness in common life-threatening diseases. Systematic reviews, 4, pp. 10-10.

POLSON, R.G. and FARMER, E.S., 2002. Integrating the humanities in the education of health professionals: implications for search and retrieval of information. Nurse education in practice, 2(1), pp. 49-54.

SAMPSON, R., COOPER, J., BARBOUR, R., POLSON, R. and WILSON, P., 2015. Patients' perspectives on the medical primary-secondary care interface: systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research. BMJ open, 5(10), pp. e008708.


  • MA (Hons)
  • Dip. Lib.
  • MSc


  • Information skills/literacy


Teaching and Learning

  • Information skills/literacy


  • Research support