Apply for NHS Wales Athens Account

Authorised users need an Athens account to access NHS Wales licensed resources.

Existing users: please click on MyAthens login help if you have forgotten your Athens password.

To register for an Athens account, select your employing organisation from the list below, complete all sections and click on the submit button. Please note that most fields are mandatory.

Before you register, be aware of the following:



Select your employing organisation:*



Professional group (please select the group that best represents what you do) *

If Other   

Sector (do you work in.....) *

If Other   

Your Personal Details






















If you submit this request from the NHS Wales e-Library intranet or use your NHS Wales email address, you should be able to access resources within 24 hours. Note that for verification purposes, internet requests may take a few days to process.

Should you have any problems using this service, please contact the service desk.