Category Archives: research

Web 2.0 and Social Media in Education and Research – report from the NHS-HE Connectivity Best Practice Working Group and presentation

This report and presentation highlights the emerging benefits of Web 2.0 technologies and, whilst taking account of potential risks, outlines some recommendations concerning their access.  The information in this document may be particularly helpful for both NHS and University staff involved … Continue reading

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UHMLG supports RIWA (Research in the workplace award)

UHMLG supports the RIWA award for 2012 by providing sponsorship.The 2012 award was won Chris Cooper and his colleagues at Peninsula Medical School, and will evaluate the state and usage of British bibliographic databases relevant to health and social care … Continue reading

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Clinical librarians win Practitioner Research Excellence Award

The North West Clinical Librarian Systematic Review and Evaluation Group  have won the Practitioner Research Excellence Award which seeks to recognise substantial contributions to LIS research. As usual, health and medical librarians are at the forefront! See the CILIP report … Continue reading

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