The Health Collection is now on Floor 1 at the Library of Birmingham. It provides information from the consumer's angle on a wide range of subjects.
The collection includes sections on Exercise and Fitness, Diet and Nutrition, Pregnancy, Child Health, Women's Health,Alternative Therapies, Illness and Disease.
There is also a selection of DVDs available for loan on some of these subjects. These can be borrowed free of charge.
In addition to these you will find a collection Books on Prescription, which are self-help titles that have been recommended by GPs.
The library is a designated 'Dyslexia Information Point' and has a collection of books dedicated to this subject, the majority of which are available for loan. The titles include Living with Dyslexia, Students and Dyslexia, Helping Children Cope with Dyslexia and Dyslexia and Mathematics.