Library & Publications

We meet the learning needs of our members with professional library services, resources and specialist publications.

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Whether you are an occupational therapy support worker, a technical instructor, a pre-registration student or a qualified occupational therapist, we support your learning needs with expert library services and resources.
 
College publications cover all aspects of professional practice, from ethics and professional standards through to the latest guidance and guidelines.
 
Our two monthly publications, the British Journal of Occupational Therapy (BJOT) and OTnews, keep members up-to-date on the latest research and news from the professional community in the UK and around the world.
 
BAOT members also enjoy access to ebooks and ejournals, including the Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapists (CJOT), the American Journal of Occupational Therapy (AJOT) and the Australian Occupational Therapy Journal (AOTJ).
 

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News

New Health Minister supports Care Act Guides for occupational therapists

Wed, 31/08/2016 - 10:21
A new series of Care Act Guides published by the College of Occupational Therapists have received support from Health Minister David Mowat. The Guides were commissioned by the Department of Health in England and endorsed by ADASS. The four Guides focus on key areas in the Care Act in England which have the most implications for the work of occupational therapists: ... Read more

Care Act publications: Four for the price of three

Wed, 03/08/2016 - 14:26
Our series of Care Act 2014 Guidance for Occupational... Read more

Home Adaptations: The Care Act and related provision across the United Kingdom

Thu, 31/03/2016 - 23:00
A new briefing paper on how the Care Act 2014 impacts... Read more

COT resources available to you when dealing with CCGs

Fri, 05/04/2013 - 08:59
The Library team has completed a trawl of the COT... Read more

Participation in occupation the focus in February’s special BJOT

Wed, 20/02/2013 - 16:22
Mary Law is the guest editor for a special extended... Read more
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