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SUCCESFUL FUNDING BID
In 2014 librarians from Basildon Healthcare Library were successful in their bid for funding from the HEE LKSL SDG.
[01/12/2014]
NEW DOMAINS NOT TO BE BLOCKED - NOVEMBER 2014
The IMT Group have updated the list of domains and urls that should not be blocked by IT protocols.
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LKSL STAFF DEVELOPMENT GROUP
11/02/2015
11.00
LKSL STAFF DEVELOPMENT GROUP
14/05/2015
11.00
LKS LEADS MEETING
04/06/2015
10.30am

Useful Links


Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals www.cilip.org.uk

CILIP is the professional body for library and information workers. It has a number of health related groups whcih includes:

Commissioning handbook commissioning.libraryservices.nhs.uk

It enables information professionals to pool their knowledge of resources and good practice so that we can better support NHS staff involved in commissioning health services.

Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH)

cash.libraryservices.nhs.uk/keeping-up-to-date/search-database/

CASH is a collaborative service provided by librarians from around England who monitor and capture content from primary care, secondary care and mental health.

Department of Health (DH) www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health

The home page of the Department of Health with access to DH publications.

E-Learning Repository www.elearningrepository.nhs.uk/

The eLearning Repository, funded by the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, is an extensible 'search and discover platform' to support the discovery and sharing of eLearning objects and learning resources held both within the Repository and at external locations.

E-Workforce Information Network - www.ewin.northwest.nhs.uk

A repository of North West workforce indicators, best practice and benchmark comparisons to enable targeted improvements in workforce efficiency and productivity.

Knowledge for Commissioning - www.knowledge4commissioning.nhs.uk/

Acts is the interface between the knowledge management community and the commissioners of health services. Includes resources, Ask the Evidence question service and case studies.

LIS Research Coalition lisresearch.org/

The LIS Research Coalition (established as a 3 year project in 2009) facilitates a co-ordinated and strategic approach to library information science (LIS) research across the UK.

Managing health libraries portal - hlwiki.slais.ubc.ca/index.php/Managing_health_libraries_portal

Provides links to range of health services librarianship topics e.g. clincal librarianship, KM practices in health libraries

MAP Toolit (Making Alignment a Priority) - maptoolkit.wordpress.com/

The MAP toolkit brings together a number of resources that can be used by librarians to demonstrate impact of their services.

MLA Medical Library Association http://www.mlanet.org/

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is a nonprofit, educational organization. MLA provides lifelong educational opportunities, supports a knowledgebase of health information research, and works with a global network of partners to promote the importance of quality information for improved health to the health care community and the public. 

NHS Evidence www.evidence.nhs.uk/

The principle aim of the NHS Evidence service is to provide easy access to a comprehensive evidence base for everyone in health and social care who takes decisions about treatments or the use of resources – including clinicians, public health professionals, commissioners and service managers – thus improving health and patient care.

Society of Chief Librarians www.goscl.com/

The Society of Chief Librarians leads the debate on the future of public libraries and advocates for continuous improvement of the public library service on behalf of local people.
 

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Page updated 7 November 2014