Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/220745
Title:
Health science libraries: future trends
Authors:
Kelly, Kate
Affiliation:
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)
Citation:
Kelly, Kate (2009) Health Science Libraries: future trends An Leabharlann: The Irish Library 18(1):12-17.
Publisher:
Library Association of Ireland (LAI)
Journal:
An Leabharlann
Issue Date:
Mar-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/220745
Additional Links:
http://www.anleabharlann.ie/
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
A vision of future Health Science scenarios is outlined. The paper gives a succinct overview of the key issues and notes the Irish health policy context. Topics covered include future roles for librarians and the increasing importance of evidence-based practice. Other issues considered are patients and healthcare, consumer health, and health information literacy. The discussion is set against the backdrop of technological developments which influence how library space is used, collections are accessed and information retrieved.
Keywords:
LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES; INFORMATION MANAGEMENT; ENVIRONMENT
Local subject classification:
MEDICAL LIBRARIAN

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKelly, Kateen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-04-26T14:26:40Z-
dc.date.available2012-04-26T14:26:40Z-
dc.date.issued2009-03-
dc.identifier.citationKelly, Kate (2009) Health Science Libraries: future trends An Leabharlann: The Irish Library 18(1):12-17.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/220745-
dc.descriptionA vision of future Health Science scenarios is outlined. The paper gives a succinct overview of the key issues and notes the Irish health policy context. Topics covered include future roles for librarians and the increasing importance of evidence-based practice. Other issues considered are patients and healthcare, consumer health, and health information literacy. The discussion is set against the backdrop of technological developments which influence how library space is used, collections are accessed and information retrieved.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherLibrary Association of Ireland (LAI)en_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.anleabharlann.ie/en_GB
dc.subjectLIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICESen_GB
dc.subjectINFORMATION MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectENVIRONMENTen_GB
dc.subject.otherMEDICAL LIBRARIANen_GB
dc.titleHealth science libraries: future trendsen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentRoyal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)en_GB
dc.identifier.journalAn Leabharlannen_GB
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