Briefings for Knowledge and Library Services staff on the latest news and development opportunities.

There are currently two briefings published.

Knowledge for Healthcare Briefing

Published fortnightly on Tuesdays.

This briefing covers national and regional initiatives, training opportunities and network news.

See the last three of the briefings.

Resource Discovery Digest

Published fortnightly on Tuesdays.  This briefing covers national and local resource discovery initiatives.

See the last three of the digests.

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Knowledge for Healthcare Briefing

Tuesday 2 July 2024

Contents

Knowledge for Healthcare Learning Academy Opportunities - All workshops are online:

  • 45 minutes with Natasha Howard, 10 September 2024, 2pm to 2:45pm
  • Synthesising and Summarising Evidence Panel, 17 September 2024, 2pm to 3:30pm

News:

  • Health Library and Information Services Directory (HLISD):  Tell us what you think
  • The Learning Academy Library National e-Book Collection is here
  • Libraries Change Lives Week
  • Plan on a page modules and supporting materials now available on FutureNHS

 

Tuesday 25 June 2024

Content

  • Welcome to the new Chief Knowledge Officer, NHS England
  • Cyril Barnard Award Recipient – Sue Lacey Bryant
  • ILDS and Copyright Online Workshops, July and September 2024
  • Call out for people to test a new education and training resource
  • Let’s Celebrate - save the date 10 December 2024

  • NHS Green Libraries are go

  • Northern Lights - new content

 

Tuesday 11 June 2024

Contents

Knowledge for Healthcare Learning Academy Opportunities - All workshops are online:

  • Tackling queries at the enquiry desk: using the Knowledge Hub and other key resources to support your users, 20 August 2024, 10am to 11:30am

News:

  • Your help with a Masters’ dissertation
  • The new edition of The National Searching Guidance is out now
  • Making a positive impact: ensuring that impact is recognised and celebrated #AMillionDecisions

  • Northern Lights - new content

  • Any library staff leavers / new staters in your service?

 

 

Resource Discovery Digest

2 July 2024

Contents

  • Virtual NHS Repositories Community of Practice Meeting, 17 July 2024, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Physical marketing materials available from Wiley

  • LMS barcodes and library cards – who pays for what?

  • When should you use the Hub?

  • Oxford University Press Survey

  • BMJ Best Practice – setting up a referral link for your organisation

  • ProQuest/Dialog webinars for July to September 2024

  • Update from June’s Resource Discovery Reference Group

  • NHS Knowledge and Library Hub: known issues and enhancements

 

18 June 2024

Contents

  • August Inductions
  • ILDS and Copyright Online Workshops
  • EBSCO Experience Manager and EDS NewUI
  • printDOCs update
  • Update to OUP URL
  • BMJ Best Practice webinar for pharmacists – please circulate to your colleagues

  • Help on the Hub at the CoP and in the Net Promoter Score

  • Thoughts from the EBSCO Health and Medical day in Leicester

 

21 May 2024

Contents

  • PRINTDocs is coming
  • LibKey Nomad enhanced with ebooks from Full Text Finder / HLM

  • Knowledge and Library Hub Community of Practice event – Help in the Hub, 29 May 2024, 2pm

  • Future plans for Request This on the Hub

  • NHS Knowledge and Library Hub: known issues and enhancements

 

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