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
The CPDWG are pleased to announce our upcoming course “The Researching Librarian”. This is a full day course and will take place in Trinity College Library on Thursday 23rd May 2013. Librarians are faced with many choices as they seek information, or provide training and support to help others to do so. They are also … Read more
Deadline for applications: 15 March 2013 The EAHIL Executive Board is pleased to announce the availability of six EAHIL-EBSCO Scholarships to be awarded to worthy individuals to attend the EAHIL Workshop in Stockholm on 12-14 June 2013 http://eahil2013.kib.ki.se/. The Scholarships, which are partly sponsored by the generous support of EBSCO, will each be 500 … Read more
Objective: The research conducted a large-scale, multisite study on the value and impact of library and information services on patient care. Methods: The study used: (1) 2 initial focus groups of librarians; (2) a web-based survey of physicians, residents, and nurses at 56 library sites serving 118 hospitals; and (3) 24 follow-up telephone interviews. Survey … Read more
Theme: Visible Evidence: the role of Health Science Libraries in Ireland Venue: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Golden Lane, Dublin 8 Registration now open: www.regonline.com/hslg2013 Please email Louise Bradley for the invitation code Day 1 Thursday 11 April 09.00 Registration 09.45 Welcome Address HSLG Chair 10.00 Keynote Speaker ‐ ”SHELLI Says”: Ideas for Reshaping … Read more
HSLG Annual Conference 11-12 April 2013 - CALL FOR PAPERS Please email Louise Bradley or Anne Murphy for the invitation code Theme: Visible Evidence – The Role of Health Science Libraries in Ireland Venue: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin Dear Colleagues, The 2013 Annual Conference of the Health Science Libraries Group will take place in Dublin … Read more
This issue contains conference reviews, a makeover for a well known health library, updates from the HSLG Committee and more… HINT Dec 2012
HSLG CPD activities for 2013 will be announced shortly.
The 2011 Thomson ISI impact factor for the Cochrane Library of Systematic Reviews weighs in at a healthy 5.715 placing it firmly in the top ten in the medicine, general and internal, category. Read more
The Lenus Irish Health Repository survey is now open, please give your feedback! You could win a voucher for Amazon, sponsored by BioMed Central.
This project is being undertaken by a team of MLIS students in UCD, whose main objective is to see where LIS graduates are working now, and the skills and competencies utilized on a daily basis, by using an online survey. Read more here and do take the survey!