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Health Sciences Library Group

May 31st, 2005 | Posted by hslg in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

The Health Sciences Libraries Group is committed to empowering all our members to excellence in the field of information management, and by doing so, advancing health for all. The Health Sciences Lib Read more

1-day Newsletter writing course

October 23rd, 2014 | Posted by amadden in CPD | Upcoming Courses - (Comments Off)

Newsletter Writing Seminar   Thurs 27 November, 2014 From 10am – 4.30pm   Irish Writers Centre, Parnell Square, Dublin 1 A&SL & HSLG members pay a subsidised fee of €35 fee The committees of the Academic & Special Libraries (A&SL) and the Health Sciences Libraries Group (HSLG) are delighted to offer our members the opportunity … Read more

Online collaborative research

September 18th, 2014 | Posted by amadden in collaboration | Research | Resources - (Comments Off)

Still in its infancy, the site: http://libpartners.wordpress.com/ is designed to bring together individuals in different organisations and/or in different countries for the purpose of collaborating on a project of interest to them.  There are clear benefits in doing this – for example, extended and varied pool of knowledge/resources and experiences;  shared workload etc – and the … Read more

Teaching Evidence Based Practice

September 18th, 2014 | Posted by amadden in Research | Resources | Tips and Hints - (Comments Off)

The “Evidence based practice: a practice manual” by Leen, Brendan; Bell, Mirian; McQuillan, Patricia is invaluable when preparing training for staff or students, or as a refresher course for ourselves.  Access or download it from: http://www.lenus.ie/hse/handle/10147/317326   The Institute of Health Economics’ “Health Technology Assessment on the Net International: 2013″  have pulled together an excellent and very … Read more

International Clinical Trials Day on May 20th

May 22nd, 2014 | Posted by mdoheny in Uncategorized - (Comments Off)

Today (May 20th)  is International Clinical Trials Day. Watch the new campaign video. And change something. bit.ly/1kkt686 Results from around half of all clinical trials have never been published. Information on what was found in these trials could be lost forever to doctors and researchers, leading to bad treatment decisions, missed opportunities for good medicine, and trials being … Read more

HSLG Annual Conference 22-23rd May, Dublin

May 7th, 2014 | Posted by LouiseF in Conference | Events | News - (Comments Off)

Synergy: skills, standards and collaboration among health librarians The 2014 Annual Conference of the Health Sciences Library Group will take place in Dublin on 22 – 23 May in the Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street, Dublin 2. Registration is now open: www.regonline.com/hslg2014 HSLG 2014 Annual Conference Programme We look forward to seeing you there! If … Read more

Library Jobs

February 27th, 2014 | Posted by mdoheny in Vacancies - (Comments Off)

View current library jobs at www.libraryjobs.ie

Call for papers – HSLG Conference May 2014

February 3rd, 2014 | Posted by LouiseF in Conference | Conferences | Events | News - (Comments Off)

The 2014 Annual Conference of the Health Science Libraries Group will take place in Dublin on 22-23 May* HLSG members are invited to present on topics of your own choice, or from the scope below, or around the general themes of skills, standardisation and cooperation within our profession. Scope: The HSLG hosts an annual conference … Read more

Call for Lightning Presentations – Shelli event

February 3rd, 2014 | Posted by LouiseF in Events | News - (Comments Off)

The SHELLI Working Group invites you to share your good practice in promoting visibility and identifying champions at our March Shelli Event: Promote Visibility & Identify Champions, a SHELLI Event Sharing and raising awareness of marketing & partnership good practice in the health librarian community 10am – 2pm Friday 14 March 2014

HSLG CPD, in conjunction with the Academic & Special Libraries group are delighted to offer to our members the opportunity to take part in the FOLIO “MAXIM” (maximising the impact of your service) e-learning course, managed and certified by Sheffield University.  This Course was your no. 1 choice in last year’s Survey. Travel restrictions are … Read more

HINT Vol 11 Issue 2, December 2013

December 10th, 2013 | Posted by LouiseF in HINT Newsletter | News - (Comments Off)

HINT 11(2) December 2013