You are hereSessions Archive

Sessions Archive


Session Experience level Track
2013: Becoming One of the Team…the Clinical Librarian in Critical Care
Introduction. The University Hospital is a large teaching hospital with an 18 bed multidisciplinary Critical Care Unit. As part of an innovative collaboration between the library service and...
2013: Benchmarking Canadian Health Facility Libraries
Introduction. The purpose of this study was to conduct a benchmarking survey of Canadian Hospital Libraries to provide Canadian healthcare librarians with statistical data to support them in the...
2013: Can I Use That Picture?

Introduction. Health librarians are often tasked with educating their clients about the use of copyrighted materials, such as digital health-related images found on...

2013: Challenges in Creating Canadian Indigenous Peoples Filters for Medline
Introduction. Performing systematic review searches related to Canadian Indigenous Peoples, particularly in areas of public health, is difficult because...
2013: Comparative Analysis of eBook Platforms

Introduction. Health sciences libraries are faced with ever-tightening budgets due to high inflationary costs and the introduction of new resources. They inevitably...

2013: Cooperative Library Services: Creating a Province Wide Library System for Alberta Health Services
Introduction. Alberta Health Services was created April 1, 2009 when Alberta merged nine health authorities into one health region with 91,000 staff dispersed...
2013: Création d’un site Internet à l’aide du logiciel libre SubjectsPlus (Creating a Website Using the Open Source Software SubjectsPlus)

Introduction. Il est plus que...

2013: Design for a Collaborative Needs Assessment: Inspiring Innovative Library Services
Introduction. Health librarians working in non-traditional academic or clinical settings are faced with the challenge of determining the needs of their unique clientele. Furthermore, a...
2013: Developing a Provincial Centralized Intake Process for Fielding Literature Search Requests

Introduction. The Research and Reference work group from the Knowledge Resource Service (KRS) at Alberta Health...

2013: Developing Skills for Searching Public Health Research: Online Learning Module
Introduction. Searching for research evidence is a key skill for evidence-informed public health (EIPH) practice. Finding research evidence...
2013: Embracing Evidence-Based Practice: the Effectiveness of Small Group Literacy Instruction for Undergraduate Medical Education Students
Introduction. In 2011, the library changed the information literacy training taught in the Applied Evidence-based Medicine course, from a one hour hands on lab to...
2013: Engaged Learning: Library 101
Introduction. First year Nursing students find the library difficult to navigate, both physically and virtually. A new program offered in Fall 2012 increased student involvement and resulted in...
2013: Evaluating the Impact of a Librarian-Faculty Health Literacy Education Intervention in a Family Medicine Residency Program
Introduction. To determine health literacy (HL) knowledge and its use in practice among academic family physicians and residents; measure the impact of an education intervention on first-year...
2013: Evaluation of Evidence-Based Point-of-Care Medical Applications for Mobile Devices by Residents on a Clinical Rotation: A Role for Librarians in Clinical Research
Introduction. We discuss the results of a two phase study on evaluating medical apps in the clinical setting. In phase one librarians created a scoring rubric to assess point of care apps. In...
2013: Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Course Integrated Library Instruction in an Undergraduate Nursing Program
Introduction. Many faculty in two Schools of Nursing found that nursing students in the 4th year of the...
2013: Examining the Impact of Mobile Learning Using iPads in the Anatomy Lab: A Pilot Study
Introduction. A pilot study was undertaken from 2011-12 to evaluate mobile learning by medical students in the anatomy lab at the UBC Southern...
2013: Finding Knowledge Translation Methods and Tools for Public Health: Results of a Systematic Literature Search

Introduction. A systematic and comprehensive literature search was conducted in January 2011 to identify knowledge translation methods and tools to use research...

2013: Going Out on a LIM: Consumer Health Information and the Practices of Lay Information Mediaries Authors
Introduction. Unpaid caregiving is a pillar of health care and caregivers will often seek health information on behalf of a loved one...
2013: Graphic Medicine: From Library to Classroom
Introduction. Graphic medicine is defined as the use of comics in health sciences education and patient care. Graphic stories about personal experiences of illness from patients and their...
2013: Information Bootcamp: Librarians as Personal Trainers
Introduction. Responding to the demand for online access to library services and resources results in fewer people coming to the library to attend workshops, obtain information, or ask for...