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A portal for the Canadian Virtual Health Library / Bibliothèque virtuelle canadienne de la santé (CVHL/BVCS): Accomplishments and possibilities, scope and structure - a review of best practices
(Éditions Sciences Canada, 2012-08)
Introduction: Coordination through CVHL/BVCS gives Canadian health libraries access to information technology they could not offer individually, thereby enhancing the library services offered to Canadian health professionals. ...
How to build a bioinformatics service in a year
(Éditions Sciences Canada, 2011-08)
Introduction: Biomedical scientists need to choose among hundreds of publicly available bioinformatics applications, tools, and databases. Librarian challenges include raising awareness to valuable resources, as well as ...
Dare to Dream: Promoting Indigenous Children’s Interest in Health Professions through Book Collections
Introduction: Indigenous peoples in Canada experience significant health challenges, but few pursue careers in the health sciences. Two programs by medical librarians designed to encourage children in First Nations communities ...
Creating and sustaining a library journal club at a French-language university
A library journal club was initiated at Université de Montréal (UdeM), a French-language university in the province of Quebec, with the objectives of improving librarians’ critical appraisal skills, integrating evidence ...
Quatre fiches pour ludifier les fondements du nouveau Référentiel de l'ACRL
Side-Quests & Character Sheets: Four Handouts to gamify the ACRL's Framework Threshold Concepts
Quatre outils conçus pour engager les étudiants, synthétiser leurs apprentissages et développer leur autonomie : baromètre pour évaluer ses sources, programmes pour bloguer sa recherche et pour Wikipédia, et fiche ...
Dare to Dream: Promoting Indigenous Children's Interest in Health Professions through Book Collections
Objectives: Indigenous peoples in Canada face significant health challenges. They represent 4.3% of the population, but less than 1% are doctors, and few pursue careers in the health sciences. We will present descriptions ...
Mobile Device and App Use in Pharmacy: A Multi-University Study
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 families can be used to illustrate ...
Health and Literacy: The Mini-Med School and the Literacy Foundation Working Together to Reach Native Children
The Mini-Med School (MMS) aims to motivate Native children to stay in school, introduce them to the health professions and encourage them to have healthy living practices. As reading skills play a major role in student ...