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The Women’s and Children’s Health Network acknowledges Aboriginal people as the First Peoples and Traditional Custodians of Country throughout South Australia. We acknowledge and respect their ongoing and deep spiritual connection and relationship to land, air, sea, waters, community and country. We pay our respect to their Elders past, present and emerging.

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WCHN Library

The WCHN Library supports our role in enhancing and promoting the health of women, children and young people in South Australia.


The library, as part of the SA Health Library Service, provides a service for Women's and Children's Health Network staff, SA Health staff more broadly, and students on placement.


Women's and Children's Hospital
Ground Floor, Michell Building
72 King William Road
North Adelaide


  • Monday to Thursday: 9.00am – 6.00pm
  • Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm


The library specialises in the fields of paediatrics, child development, nursing and midwifery, women's health, child psychology, breast feeding, contraception, foetal diseases, gynaecology and obstetrics.

Staff can access online resources via the SALUS portal:



(08) 8161 7263


(08) 8161 7131


Mailing address

WCHN Library
Women's and Children's Hospital
72 King William Road
North Adelaide SA 5006