Health Sciences Librarianship

Author by : M. Sandra Wood
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
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Description : This comprehensive textbook of health sciences librarianship provides the library student and new librarian with the background and skills necessary to handle day-to-day activities and provide quality services in a health sciences library or a more general library serving students and practitioners in the health professions. The book has 16 chapters, each authored by an experienced medical librarian and is are organized logically into 4 sections: The Profession, Collection Services, User Services, and Administrative Services, Each chapter contains photographs, figures, tables, and charts illustrating the essential concepts introduced. Overseen by a 3-member editorial board of leading professors in medical librarianship programs, this authoritative text provides students, beginning, and experienced librarians with a comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art medical librarianship.


Introduction To Health Sciences Librarianship

Author by : M. Sandra Wood
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Get the foundational knowledge about health sciences librarianship. The general term “health sciences libraries” covers a wide range of areas beyond medical libraries, such as biomedical, nursing, allied health, pharmacy, and others. Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship provides a sound foundation to all aspects of these types of libraries to students and librarians new to the field. This helpful guide provides a helpful overview of the health care environment, technical services, public services, management issues, academic health sciences, hospital libraries, health informatics, evidence-based practice, and more. This text provides crucial information every beginning and practicing health sciences librarian needs—all in one volume. Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship presents some of the most respected librarians and educators in the field, each discussing important aspects of librarianship, including technical services, public services, administration, special services, and special collections. This comprehensive volume provides all types of librarians with helpful general, practical, and theoretical knowledge about this profession. The book’s unique "A Day in the Life of . . . " feature describes typical days of health sciences librarians working in special areas such as reference or consumer health, and offers anyone new to the field a revealing look at what a regular workday is like. The text is packed with useful figures, screen captures, tables, and references. Topics discussed in Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship include: overview of health sciences libraries health environment collection development of journals, books, and electronic resources organization of health information access services information services and information retrieval information literacy health informatics management of academic health sciences libraries management and issues in hospital libraries library space planning specialized services Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship provides essential information for health sciences librarians, medical librarians, beginning and intermediate level health sciences/medical librarians, and any health sciences librarian wishing to review the field. This crucial volume belongs in every academic health sciences library, hospital library, specialized health library, biomedical library, and academic library.


Introduction To Health Sciences Librarianship

Author by : Frank R. Kellerman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : A thorough introductory guide to health sciences librarianship.


Health Librarianship An Introduction

Author by : Jeffrey T. Huber
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Description : Intended for students interested in careers as health sciences librarians, this insightful book presents a current view of trends and issues in the field of health librarianship from leading scholars and practitioners. • Presents current information on key issues and trends in health librarianship from contributors with many decades of combined experience • An ideal textbook for students interested in careers as health sciences librarians


Information Access And Delivery In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : Carolyn E. Lipscomb
Languange : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : Focuses on circulation, interlibrary loan and document delivery, and fee-based services, illustrating both the unique aspects of health sciences libraries and those they have in common with other libraries. A text for library schools and professional training courses, and a reference for librarians and administrators. Notes that health sciences libraries continue to take the lead in implementing new technologies and approaches. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Health Sciences Librarianship

Author by : Beatrice K. Basler
Languange : en
Publisher by : Detroit : Gale Research Company
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Acquisitions In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : David H. Morse
Languange : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : Emphasizes how to do it descriptive advice rather than broad generalities and theoretical constraints.


Introduction To Reference Sources In The Health Sciences Sixth Edition

Author by : Jeffrey T. Huber
Languange : en
Publisher by : American Library Association
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Description : Prepared in collaboration with the Medical Library Association, this completely updated, revised, and expanded edition lists classic and up-to-the-minute print and electronic resources in the health sciences, helping librarians find the answers that library users seek. Included are electronic versions of traditionally print reference sources, trustworthy electronic-only resources, and resources that library users can access from home or on the go through freely available websites or via library licenses. In this benchmark guide, the authors Include new chapters on health information seeking, point-of-care sources, and global health sources Focus on works that can be considered foundational or essential, in both print and electronic formats Address questions librarians need to consider in developing and maintaining their reference collections When it comes to questions involving the health sciences, this valuable resource will point both library staff and the users they serve in the right direction.


The Education And Training Of Health Sciences Librarians

Author by : National Library of Medicine (U.S.). Planning Panel on the Education and Training of Health Sciences Librarians
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
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The Accidental Health Sciences Librarian

Author by : Lisa A. Ennis
Languange : en
Publisher by : Information Today Incorporated
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Description : Sparked by an aging baby boomer population, the dizzying pace of breakthroughs in medical research, and an unprecedented proliferation of health information, you may soon discover a career opportunity in health sciences librarianship -- if you aren't already a part of this exciting field. In The Accidental Health Sciences Librarian, Lisa A. Ennis and Nicole Mitchell offer a thorough and up-to-date overview along with guidance on a range of critical resources, tools, and functions. Their coverage of such essential topics as HIPAA and MeSH, along with a wealth of expert tips and advice, is a must for all new, prospective, and working health sciences librarians.


Transforming Health Sciences Library Spaces

Author by : Alanna Campbell
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
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Description : This books presents firsthand experiences and thoughts of librarians on the transformation of health sciences library spaces. They provide insights into planning, budgeting, collecting, and integrating user feedback, collaborating with leadership and architects and thriving in the good times and the tight times.


Cost Analysis Cost Recovery Marketing And Fee Based Services

Author by : M Sandra Wood
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : This outstanding volume won the 1986 Ida and George Eliot Prize--awarded by the Medical Library Association for the work judged most effective in furthering medical librarianship. Library professionals review the controversy behind fee-for-service programs and provide a rationale for incorporating them into contemporary library philosophies of service. Some fee-based services are necessary for survival in a society that treats information as a marketable commodity; this comprehensive book gives practical advice on cost analysis, cost recovery and marketing of reference services, and presents information on establishing a fee-based information service, as well as examples of successful information service programs.


Strategic Collaborations In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : Jean P. Shipman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Chandos Publishing
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Description : Health sciences librarians need to optimize collaborating with others in their institutions and beyond. An understanding of what leads to successful collaborations is beneficial and empowering. By using case studies of varieties of collaborations, Strategic Collaborations in Health Sciences Libraries provides a framework and evidence about key factors to consider when thinking about building and sustaining successful collaborations. Readers of this book are encouraged to contact the chapter authors to obtain more details than those provided in the book. This connection between experts with collaboration experience and those seeking to understand successful collaborations is the key impact of this book. Focusing on the positive aspect of collaboration in health sciences libraries, this book encourages others to form collaborations mutually beneficial to the library and the collaboration partner. Through case studies, readers are exposed to new ideas and ways to enhance existing collaborations. By contacting individual authors and learning more about their experiences, readers share ideas and connect with a network of librarians with collaboration expertise.


Collection Development And Assessment In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : Daniel T. Richards
Languange : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : Introduces and defines the documentation and decision making processes in collection development, explores organizational models for collection development in health sciences libraries, and describes the rationales and methodologies for assessing health sciences library collections. It also explores the relationship of collection development and assessment to other library functions and services, and addresses the budgeting process. This work is intended for librarians in all types of health sciences libraries, but the principles and topics covered will have application in science libraries as well. The volume will be useful in library school classes in medical librarianship or in collection development.


Reference And Information Services In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : Medical Library Association
Languange : en
Publisher by : Metuchen, N.J. : Medical Library Association : Scarecrow Press
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Description : General introduction to the field of health sciences librarianship for graduate students and a means of documenting the state of practice of health sciences librarianship.


Health Informatics For Medical Librarians

Author by : Ana D. Cleveland
Languange : en
Publisher by : Neal Schuman Pub
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Description : Written specifically for information professionals, this text helps you grasp the fundamentals of a rapidly emerging field and describes how medical libraries can be essential players in the health informatics revolution. The book includes discussion of the history, role, and infrastructure of medical informatics as well as its impact on access to medical information and the culture and quality of medical care. From data and information processing to database management, telecommunications and networks, computer-aided instruction, and special technologies like wearable computers, you'll find thorough information on medical knowledge and the use of information technology tools in the health sciences. All major arenas--including nursing, pharmaceutical, dental, public health, hospital, and veterinary informatics--are considered in detail. A must-have for every medical or health library and information center, this is also an ideal text for undergraduate or graduate-level courses in biomedical information management.


Health Sciences Internet Librarianship Resource Page

Author by : Anonim
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Publisher by : Unknown
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Description : Presents the Health Sciences Internet Librarianship Resource Page, sponsored by the Educational Media and Technologies Section (EMTS) of the Medical Library Association (MLA). Provides information on Internet resources for health science librarians, including major education and training resources. Lists health science associations, publishers of health science materials, and vendors that supply software and services to health science librarians. Offers a link to the WWW site listing medical and health sciences libraries on the Web.


Information Access And Delivery In Health Sciences Libraries

Author by : Carolyn E. Lipscomb
Languange : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : Focuses on circulation, interlibrary loan and document delivery, and fee-based services, illustrating both the unique aspects of health sciences libraries and those they have in common with other libraries. A text for library schools and professional training courses, and a reference for librarians and administrators. Notes that health sciences libraries continue to take the lead in implementing new technologies and approaches. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR