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January 2008 issue of the quarterly newsletter by the Health Libraries Association of British Columbia (HLABC).

January 2008 issue of the quarterly newsletter by the Health Libraries Association of British Columbia (HLABC).

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  • 1. V um e 31 I s ue 1 ol s January 2008H LABC FO RUM
  • 2. TABLE O F CO NTENTS Edit orial .........................................................3 Pre s ide nt M e s s age .....................................5 s W e bs it Re port ............................................ 6 e Tre as ure rs Re port ....................................... 7 H L ABC M e e t H igh l t ........................... 7 ing igh s CH L M e e t H igh l t ..............................9 A ing igh s Te ch nol ogy: Social arch ........................... 10 Se H L ABC CE Day 2007................................... 14 W e b Surv y: Journal anage m e nt e M .............. 16 Ch anging Journal e ndors ........................... 21 V e H L Re s ource Acce s s and Coope rat bc: ion..23 Ge ting t K now You Be te r: B.Bal yne .... 27 t o t lant Se e n on t e Ne t h ........................................... 30 7Q I e rv w : CH L Conf re nce .................. 31 nt ie A e Upcom ing .....................................................34Th e H L ABC Forum is publ h e d q uart rl by t e H e al L is e y h t ibrarie s hAs s ociat ofBC, I ion SSN: 0826-0125Subm is s ions and s t ide as are w e l e d. ory comPubl ion is notguarant e d and m anus cript m ay be e dit d. icat e s eCont t e publ h e r: act h is K ris t Clm e nt a e Em ailk ris t : ac@ s h aw .ca Ph one : 250-712-39 66 x6821For H L ABC m e m be rs h ip inf at orm ion, v itour w e bs it at is ew w w .h l abc.bc.ca or w rit t e o: Anne Al l r, Tre as ure r/ e m be rs h ip gaie M L ibrary, Prince Ge orge Re gional os pit H al 1475 Edm ont St Prince Ge orge , BC V 1S2 on . 2M e m ailAnne .al l r@ nort e rnh e al .ca gaie h thFe e s are $ 25.00 (re gul or $ ar) 15.00 (s t nt m axim um 2 ye ars ) and ude ,incl t e Forum . ude h
  • 3. ARCH I E ANDREW S , PI TH Y S AYI NGS AND JO URNAL M ANAGEM ENTGue s tEdit Pat or ricia L Fos t r is a Se nior L . e ibrary As s is t atUBCs antW oodw ard Biom e dical ibrary. LAs a ch il grow ing up in t e w il oft e int rior ofBrit h Col bia in d h ds h e is umt e 19 70s , I w as ins pire d by t e m as t rs ofs cie nce f ion t dre am , h h e ict ow rit , and im agine t e f ure . M y s e v nt grade t ach e r, Pat e h ut e h e riciaJarv , h ad a s h e lf l nov l by Ray Bradbury and Joh n W yndam , is f ulof e sand e ncourage d us t borrow w h at v r w e t ough tl e d int re s t o e e h ook e ing.W e de v oure d t e m . I re ad and dre am e d aboutM art cit cape s , h ian yspos t -apocal ic w orl , and t ch nol ypt ds e ogical adv ly ance d s ocie t s . A ielte r w rit cont s tcal d “ e t ing e l Sch ool oft e Fut ” appe are d in an e s h ureArch ie com ic, and be caus e I cons ide re d m ys e lan e xpe rton alt ings f lhs cie nce f ion, I w rot an ins pire d lte r t atde s cribe d m y im agining ict e e t hofs uch a s ch ool“ h y h av book s , l . W e ibrarie s and cl s room s ,” I w rot , as e“ h e n you coul h av a m ach ine t atw oul t w d e h d rans f r t e inf at e h orm iondire cty t your brain? O f w e ntm y lte r t Ne w York v t e ol l o ” f e t o ia h dPrit ard pos tofice w h ich s t ch f ood on t e Trans -Canada H igh w ay. hM ont s l e r, w h e n I h ad l f h at ong orgote n m y brie ff t oray int lte r w rit o e t ingcont s t , m y m ot e r h ande d m e an e nv l w it m y nam e and e s h e ope haddre s s on it De s pit “ . e Arch ie Com ics Inc.” be ing t e addre s s or, I h ad hno ide a w h atitm igh tbe . Upon ripping itope n, a ch e q ue f t o w h ol or w eU.S. dol dram at l fute re d dow n t ards t e foor. I w as l ars ical l t y ow h ls h ock e d. I h adn’tt ough tt atI w oul w in a priz e . A bitdum bf h h d ounde d,I m ade s ure t pick up t e ne xtis s ue in orde r t s e e m y publ h e d o h o islte r. I w as as t e t onis h e d. I e d m y lte r h ad be e n publ h e d, butit nde e t ish ad be e n re -w rite n. Th is w as notonl m y f tinit ion as a w rit r, but t y irs iat ealo atbe ing e dit d. s eTh atw oul notbe t e l tt e t atI w oul h av a brus h w it t e d h as im h d e h he dit prof s s ion. Th is pas ts um m e r I v unt e re d atGe is tm agaz ine ing e ol ein h is toric Gas t n ofV ow ancouv r, Brit h Col bia. As partofm y e is umprof s s ional v l e nt I w ant d t larn h ow publ ions w e re e de e opm , e o e icatpul d t t e r s o I as k e d around aboutopport ie s . A M as t rs l oge h e unit es t ntf ude rom t e Sim on Fras e r Univ rs it Publ h ing program t h e y is ippe dm e of t att e non-prof m agaz ine Ge is tw as run by v unt e rs . I fh h it ol eadore Ge is t I f , I a conf e d m agaz ine j ie and buy t e m . n act ’m irm unk hcom puliv l Ge is tis a publ ion t atprom ot s Canadian ide as and s e y. icat h ecul ;it f ld w it gre atcre at e e s s ays , docum e nt ph ot ture ’s il e h iv ary ograph yand s h orts t s . For t o m ont s I did adm inis t iv t k s , re ad orie w h rat e ast rough t e s l h pil and proof d partofan is s ue . Tow ards t e e nd h h us e e hoft e s um m e r, t e s e nior e dit M ary Sch e ndl r, h e l a s e rie s of h h or, inge dw ork s h ops on e dit orial proce dure s and e dit t ch niq ue s f t e ing e or hv unt e rs . Ev ry t e I w ale d up t e s t ol e e im k h airs t t e ofice I l e d o h f ookf ard t t e s e s s ions w it ant orw o h h icipat ion. Each s t p h ad a pit y s aying e hon it s park l s t e r lte rs t atpoint d outt m e t e v ue of ; y ick e t h e o h al
  • 4. f e dom , cre at it and pe ace as I s t pe d up t e m . For f e re iv y om h ivw ork s h ops M ary t augh tus t k ilge runds , t art e s and o l rim iclpre pos it ions , and h ow a narrat e can die . L e a h e ro s h e t iv ik augh tm et at“ h ope ” m ak e s pros e s ounds s t h I ronge r t an “ ope f l . Sh e h h ul y”s col d m e f be ing t ge nte w it t e w rit r. “ dire ct and j t y de or oo l h h e Be , us ifw h y you are ch anging s om e t ing.” s h e s aid. “ h You w antt e w rit r t h e oh av conf nce in your e xpe rt e .” Th e e xpe rie nce w as v uabl and e ide is al ecaugh tm y int re s t W h e n t e pos it ofgue s te dit f t e January e . h ion or or h2008 H L ABC Forum be cam e av abl, I s aw a good opport y t put ail e unit om y s k il t us e and t re inf l o s o orce t e m . hI h av be e n an e m pl e att e Univ rs it ofBrit h Col bia f ov r e oye h e y is um or ee igh t e n ye ars , and on t e f l s . I h av w it s s e d m any ch ange s e h rontine e nein t att e pe riod. Som e oft e s e incl t ch nol h im h ude e ogical ange s w h ich chh av infue nce d h ow w e do our w ork , h ow w e int ractw it our cl nt l e l e h ie e eand w h att s ofus e r e xpe rie nce s t e l ype h ibrary pat rons e xpe ct W h il . ew e h av notprogre s s e d ye tt t e pointw h e re w e h av a “ ach ine e o h e mt atw oul t h d rans f r t e inf at dire cty t your brain” w e are ata e h orm ion l o ,st age w h e re t e re is a h igh de m and f ope n acce s s e lct h or e ronicm at rial t atcan be acce s s e d anyt e and f e s h im rom any l ion. A ocatre s e arch e r f rom one oft e UBC de part e nt adm ite d t m e t ath e h m s t o hal os tne v r goe s t t e l m e o h ibrary anym ore , be caus e h e can acce s s t e he -journal icls t ath e ne e ds f art e h rom h is ofice com put r. Social f e andins t ional e ract ruct int ions be t e e n t e l w h ibrary s t fand pat af rons h av ede f e l ch ange d, ph ot init y ocopie r us age h as gone dow n and t e de m and hf s ocial pace f group s t or s or udy h as gone up. Th e s e are t e t s ofh ypebe h av ioural t rns t atw e ne e d t pay ate nt t in orde r t pate h o t ion o ode v l f ure pl f our l e op ut ans or ibrary m at rial and s pace s - bot e s hph ys ical and v ualirt .From t e j h ournal anage m e ntpe rs pe ct e , t e re are a v t of m iv h arie ys pe cial e d cons ide rat iz ions t be t e n int account w h ich incl t e o ak o , ude hpract it s ofprintv rs us e lct icalie e e ronic m at rial, t ach ing and larning, e s e ecos t l ns ing, copyrigh tre gul ions and e m bargoe s on e lct , ice at e roniccont nt Th e proce s s e s inv v d in j e . ole ournal anage m e ntare com plx, m eand w e are s t l t e de v l e nts t s in t rm s ofw h att s of ilin h e opm age e ypede cis ions ne e d t be m ade . Th e t e m e ofour January 2008 H L o h ABCForum is j ournal anage m e nt and e ach ofour cont m , ribut h as giv n ors ea dife re ntpe rs pe ct e t cons ide r w h e n approach ing t is t f iv o h opic.
  • 5. PRESIDENTS M ESSAGEDiana H al dh al bccance r.bc.ca l, l@H LABC Pre s ide nt L ; ibrarian, BC Cance r Age ncy Vancouv r eJan. 18, 2008De ar H LABC m e m be rs ,Ne w Ye ar’s Gre e t ings t e v ryone t rough outt e prov o e h h ince .To l aunch 2008 w e w ilbe h ol l ding our annual urday s ocial Sat brunchm e e t on Jan. 19 atUBC’s K oe rne r L ing ibrary w h e re w e w ilgat e r w it l h hlong-t e and ne w col ague s as w e las w it m e m be rs oft e SL S im l e l h h AICH L ch apt r. Th e h igh l tw ilbe a t t e I ing K . Barbe r A e igh l our h rvL arning Ce nt . Th e bus ine s s age nda w ilincl a l att e e re l ude ook hupcom ing BCL conf re nce in Rich m ond in April h e re H L A e w ABC, asagre e d in our 2007 agre e m e ntw it BCL w ilco-s pons or h A, lpre s e nt ions . Anot e r t at h opic ofw ide int re s tw ilbe t e cont e l h inuingde v l e ntofEH L and it upcom ing t e opm bc s raining opport ie s . unitSadl t e day w ilalo be t e occas ion oft e f ral one ofour y h l s h h une ofm e m be rs . As m any ofyou k now , Dav w as a f id ounding m e m be r oft ehH e al L t ibrarie s As s ociat ofBC in 19 77 and s e rv d as it s e cond h ion e spre s ide ntin 19 79 -80. H e w as aw arde d L e t e M e m be rs h ip if im2002. (H is m e nt t e l e BilFras e r oft e Col ge ofPh ys icians and or, h at l h l eSurge ons ofBC L ibrary w as H L ABCs co-f ounde r and f tpre s ide nt irs .). Prom ine ntam ong h is cont ributions t h e al l o t ibrarians h ip in BC and hCanada h as be e n t e prom ot ofl h ion ibrary and inf at s e rv t orm ion ice opat nt and cons um e rs . W e t e itf grant d now , butDav w as in ie s ak or e idte v h anguard w h e n h e s t e d in t e 19 70’s . art hTh e H L ABC e xe cut e w ilbe m e e t Fe b. 8 s o plas e bring any iv l ing em ate rs ofconce rn t us . W e ’lbe w ork ing t ard t e ne xtge ne ral t o l ow hm e e t on M arch 27 and t e CE day and AGM on June 13. W e ’l ing h lalo be cons ide ring t s opics t dis cus s w h e n I m e e tw it t e CH L o h h ABoard w h e n t e y are in V h ancouv r Fe b. 28-29 . eCongrat atul ions and m any t ank s t Pat h o ricia Fos t r, Daw n Bas s e t, e tand K ris t Clm e ntf t e ir e xce l ntw ork bringing f h t is is s ue of a e or h le ort ht e Forum .hDiana H al l
  • 6. H LABC W EBSITE CO M M ITTEE R EPO RTRobyn I al e n, robyn.ingv le n@ v a.ca ngv l s als ihClrical e Support Que e n Alxandra Ce nt f Ch il ns H e al . , e re or dre thTh is pas ts um m e r and f l as be e n q uie tf t e W e bs it , ifnotf t e alh or h e or hW e bs it Com m ite e . Robe rtM e l e s t ppe d dow n as t e com m ite e e t ros e h tch air l tJune t be gin s om e ne w proj ct , and I m ov d t V oria, as o e s e o ictw h e re I l e d f a pe rm ane ntj w it in t e V ook or ob h h ancouv r I l H e at e s and hAut orit Th e H L h y. ABC w e bs it re q uire d onl a f w m inor ch ange s , w it e y e hno f s or m us s . usTh atbe ing s aid, t e t e f re pos e is done . Now is t e t e t be gin h im or h im ore f s h e d and re ne w e d, t e xam ine w h atw e w oul l e t k e e p f re o d ik o romt e pas t and w h atis e xce s s , t be dis carde d as w e m ov f ard. I is h , o e orw ta t e f re conne ct and s h aring, and t bring t e f s ofour im or ion o h ruitlabour t t e f f . W h atbe te r w ay t s h are t e bount t an o h ore ront t o h y ht rough t e H L h h ABC W e bs it or t e H L e h ABC Face book Group?Curre nty t e Face book group is 22 m e m be rs s t l h rong – com e j us ! oinGota h ott opic, is s ue or ide a on your m ind?H av a l ofdupl e e oad icatjournal on your s h e lcol ct dus tand t ing up v uabl s pace ? s f l ing e ak al eH av s om e gre atpict s f e ure rom t e l tconf re nce / e e t group h as e m ing/out ing, or ofyour ne w ofice s pace ?Pos tt e m on our Face book group f hpage (h tp:/w w w .f book .com / t / ace group.ph p? gid=2347253553) or s e ndt e m t m e atrobyn.ingv le n@ v a.ca t pos ton t e w e bs it . h o al s ih o h e
  • 7. TREASURER ’S R EPO RT NO V BER 2007 EMRe s pe ctul s ubm ite d, Anne Al f l y t l r, Anne .Al gaie l r@ nort e rnh e al .ca gaie h thLibrarian, Nort e rn H e al Aut orit h th h y.M e m be rs h ips :L e t e M e m be rs if im 7St nt ude s 3Re gular 60Tot M e m be rs h ip al 70Ne w M e m be rs f H L or ABCW e h av one ne w m e m be r t is ye ar f e h rom e -H L JoAnne Ne w ye ar- bc:Ram ire z . W e l e JoAnne ! comCurre ntBank Bal ance :Bond Fund $1,79 5.11Ch e q uing Account $ ,070.28 9TO TAL: $10,865.39M EETING H I LGH TS GH IM e gan Crouch , m e gan.crouch @ s f u.caLibrary As s is t SFU Be nne t L ant t ibraryAGM June 8, 2007- I 2007 w e re ape d t e re w ards oft e 2006 CH L conf re nce in n h h A e V ancouv r, as w e e arne d j tov r $ e us e 1,300. Th e H L ABC us e d its e arnings t f o und s pe ak e rs s uch as Dav M ars h and Je ril id ynn Prior, and t e CE program att e AGM . W e alo h ad a s ocial h h s brunch and t oft e BM B (w it Rit Dh al ) att e January our h h a ie h 2007 m e e t ing. I w as re port d t att e H L t e h h ABC s t l ad a h e al y ilh th bal ance off unds .- Th e re w as agre e m e ntam ong t e m e m be rs h ip t att e re l ions h ip h h h at be t e e n H L w ABC and BCL is a f ourabl one . Th e re l ions h ip A av e at is prim aril aboutre ciprocal e s f conf re nce s . I addit y rat or e n ion, H L ABC w ilm ak e s ugge s t l ions f t e BCL conf re nce , and t e or h A e h H L ABC M e m be rs h ip l tw ilbe s h are d. is l- Robe rtM e l e s t ppe d dow n as w e b s it coordinat Robyn-Joy ros e e or. I al e n w ils t l w ork ing on t e w e b s it f ngv l s l ilbe h e rom V oria. ict Robe rtw ilre m ain as a back up cont . K are n M acDonne lis l act l now Pas t -Pre s ide nt and Diana H alt , look ov r as Pre s ide nt e . Anne Al l r w ilre m ain on t e e xe cut e as Tre as ure r and gaie l h iv M e gan Crouch w ilcont l inue as Se cre t ary. V Pre s ide ntTBA. ice
  • 8. - M e m be rs De an Gius t and Euge ne Bars k y bot w on aw ards at t e ini h h 2007 CH L Conf re nce . De an w on t e Canadian H os pit A e h al L ibrarian oft e Ye ar Aw ard and Euge ne w as aw arde d t e h h Em e rging L ade r aw ard. eMe e ting Nov m be r 22, 2007 e- Pre s e nt ion: Dr. Andy Col an V Popul ion O ncol att e BC at dm P, at ogy h Cance r Age ncy. " rv Ce ical Cance r Cont in t e Age ofH PVand rol h H PVV accination."- Dr. Col an dis cus s e d t e s cie nt ic bas ics and pot nt f dm h if e ialor v accinat and s cre e ning in t e cont xtofh um an papil a ion h e lom v irus (H PV cont . H e is alo t e principal e s t or oft e ) rol s h inv igat h H PVFO CALSt udy be ing conduct d by t e BC Cance r Age ncy e h and ot e r part rs . Th e s t h ne udy int nds t dis cov r ifa t s tf e o e e or H PVcoul be m ore e fe ct e in s cre e ning f ce rv d f iv or icalcance r t an t e t h h radit ional Pap t s t I m ay alo al w om e n t be e . t s l ow o s cre e ne d ls s ofe n. e t- Since t e AGM t e re h av be e n t o e xe cut e m e e t h h e w iv ings : O ne in Se pt m be r and anot e r in O ct r. Th e ne xte xe cut e m e e t e h obe iv ing is s ch e duld f De ce m be r 7t , 2007. e or h- Sl e d m e e t at ings f t e Ne w Ye ar: Th e ne xtge ne ral e e t is our or h m ing Brunch m e e t on January 19 t , 2008;t e Spring Ge ne ral ing h h M e e t w ilbe M arch 27t , 2008;t e AGM w ilbe June 13t , ing l h h l h 2008. L ocations t be announce d. o- Th e re ciprocal arrange m e ntbe t e e n H L w ABC and BCL is al os t A m f iz e d al ough not ing h as ye tbe e n s igne d. Th e agre e m e nt inal th h w ilal f a w ide r range ofCE f H L l l or ow or ABC m e m be rs atBCL A m e m be r rat s . O nce t e agre e m e ntis oficial w ilbe pos t d t e h f it l e o t e w e bs it . h e- Bot Ana Ros a Bl and Diana H alate nde d a pl h ue l t anning m e e t f ing or t e BCL Conf re nce . Th e re w e re ov r 147 page s of h A e e s ubm is s ions t t e conf re nce . M os toft e s ubm is s ions w e re o h e h from BC. H L ABC putf ard t re e s ubm is s ions and alw e re orw h l acce pt d. Th e conf re nce w ilbe h e l April h - 19 t , 2008 at e e l d 17t h t e Rich m ond H ot l h e and Conv nt Ce nt e ion re- Jo Anne Ne w ye ar-Ram ire z s pok e t us aboutt e e -H L De v o h bc. on Gre ys on w ilbe drafing t e re s pons e f l t h rom H LABC t t e o h gov rnm e ntre garding t e cl ure oft e CH N. e h os h
  • 9. S UM M ARY O F CH L BO ARD M EETING NO V 1 – 2, 2007. ACh arl t Be ck , ch arl t .be ck @ ubc.ca ote oteCH L L on. L A iais ibrarian, W oodw ard Biom e dical ibrary – UBC LI w as a v ry f l nda w it a num be r ofe xcit ne w init iv s . t e ulage h ing iat eTh e As s ociation’s w e bs it h as be e n re de s igne d us ing W e b 2.0 et ch nol e ogy. A ch apt r f e orum w ilbe s e t f int r-ch apt r l -up or e ecom m unicat ion, w h ich w ilincl t e pos t ofl l ude h ing ocal w s , init iv s , ne iat eas w e las t and t s . M e m be rs ofCH L ABSC w ilbe abl t l ips rick A/ l e ocre at t e ir ow n indiv e h idual ogs and t e re is alo a pl in t e w ork s bl h s an ht s e tup s ubj ct o e -bas e d w ik is . Th e w e bs it h as an RSS f e d av abl e e ail ef m e m be rs t s t curre ntw it ch ange s . or o ay hM e m be rs h ip: O nl m e m be rs h ip re ne w al t CH L ABSC h av ine s o A/ ebe e n de l d unt De ce m be r due t a ch ange in an onl aye il o inetrans act ions com pany. Ne w s t w at outf t e av abily oft e o ch or: h ail it honl f ine orm and alo f s pe cial f rs s o t atne w or l s or ofe h ong-l e d apsm e m be rs can j ata re duce d rat . oin eSurv y: Th e As s ociat is it m e m be rs . A v ue s s urv y is s oon t e ion s al e obe dis tribut d t alm e m be rs (alo incl e o l s uding non-m e m be rs ) t f out o indw h atis v ue d in t e As s ociat al h ion. As k m e m be rs t be s ure t o ocom plt t e s urv y as t e re s ul w ilbe us e d f a f ure s t e gic e e h e h ts l or ut ratplan.Ne xtBoard m e e t ing: Th e re w ilbe f m e m be rs f l our rom Brit h isCol bia (incl um uding Sh annon, Trina, Te re s a and Ch arl t ) and t o ote wfrom t e Prairie s (L h inda Sl e r and Sus an Pow e lon as at sre pre s e nt iv s ), ate nding t e ne xtBoard m e e t w h ich w ilbe h e l at e t h ing l din V ancouv r, BC: Fe bruary 28t - 29 t , 2008. e h hO pport ie s : A calw ilbe going outs h orty f nom inat unit l l l or ions f 3orBoard pos it ions : Se cre t ary, V -Pre s ide ntPre s ide ntPas t ice / / -pre s ide ntand f As s is t Edit t t e j or ant or o h ournal M e m be rs w e re as k e d t e it e r . o hputt e ir nam e f ard or t nom inat a col ague t att e y t ough t h orw o e l e h h hw oul be s uit e f t e pos it d abl or h ion(s ).Th e re is alo a calf a h os pit l s lor alibrarian re pre s e nt iv on t e CI at e h STICom m ite e on H e al Scie nce s I orm at t t h nf ion. I is t e t h av a t im o ere pre s e nt iv f at e rom t e W e s tagain and al ough itis a 2-ye ar t rm , h th et e com m it e ntis one f -t ace m e e t in O taw a as w e las a h m ace o-f ing t lt lconf re nce m e e t e e e ing.Ch apt r s upport M argare tQuirie is t e As s ociat e : h ion’s f t irsDe v l e ntO fice r and w ilbe a re s ource f garne ring ide as f and e opm f l or orge ting act s pons ors h ip. W at f m ore inf at f t ual ch or orm ion rom h e r.O t e r de v l e nt : h e opm s- Th e f tonl cours e on dat ining is be ing run curre nty and is irs ine a-m l alo al ady a s ucce s s w it 16 part s re h icipant . s
  • 10. - H os pit l alibrarians are urge d t f l t e be nch m ark ing s urv y w h ich o ilin h e is unde rw ay. As an ince nt e , t e re w ilbe a priz e ofone f l iv h l ulday or 2 h aldays CE att e H alax conf re nce . To be e l e , t e f h if e igibl h s urv y ne e ds t be com plt d by Nov m be r 30t , 2007. e o e e e h- Th e ne xtis s ue ofJCH L w ilh av it f tpe e r re v w e d art e . A l e s irs ie icl Anyone int re s t d in be com ing a pe e r re v w e r s h oul s ubm it e e ie d t e ir nam e t t e e dit h o h or.- A m e nt oring program m e h as be e n de v l d and bot ne w and e ope h e xpe rie nce d l ibrarians are e ncourage d t cont t e PR o act h Dire ct Trina Fyf , t e xpre s s int re s t or, e o e .- I t e re is int re s tin re cording t e h is t ofH L fh e h ory ABC, a us e f f ulact s h e e th as be e n pre pare d and is av abl on t e H L ail e h ABC w e bs it . eL ty, a re m inde r t s ubm itpape rs or pos t rs t t e 2008 conf re nce as l o e o h ein H alax and t pl t be t e re ! if o an o hTECH NO LO GYS O CIAL S EARCH : W H Y AND H O W TO U SE I . TEuge ne Bars k y Ph ys iot e rapy O ut ach L h re ibrarian, I ing K . Barbe r L arning rv eCe nt , e uge ne .bars k y@ ubc.ca h tp:/w e bl .e larning.ubc.ca/ ys io/ re t / ogs e phAl Ch o L l an ibrarian, H um anit s & Social ie Scie nce s . W al r C. K oe rne r L te ibrary,al lanch o@ gm ail .com h tp:/w w w .al l t / l ibrary.bl pot ans ogs .com /I t is art e , w e cont n h icl inue t e dis cus s ion ofW e b 2.0 appl ions f h icat orus e by h e al lt ibrarians t ath ad pre v h h ious l appe are d in a s pe cial ys e rie s in t e Journal Canadian H e al L h of t ibrarie s [1-4], w it a f h h ocus ont e not ofs ocial e arch . h ion sW h atis W e b 2.0 anyw ay? O fe n de f d by t e t ch nol s t atare t ine h e ogie hpartofit nam e l w e bl (or Bl ), w ik is , podcas t , RSS f e ds , and , y ogs ogs s eot e r w e b s e rv s , W e b 2.0 is ofe n dis m is s e d as a f h ice t ad. H ow e v r, by el ing att e s e t ch nol s t s e e w h att e y h av in com m on, aook h e ogie o h ece rt pate rn e m e rge s . W e b 2.0 is t ain t rans f ing t e w e b int a s pace orm h ot atal s us e rs t cre at and s h are inf at onl --a s pace f h l ow o e orm ion ine orcol l aborat ion, conv rs at e ion, and int ract e ion--one t atis h igh l dynam ic, h yfe xibl and adapt e [5];and w e l e l ing in s uch a s ocial ace . l e abl ov iv plA num be r ofh e al l t ibrarians and h e al prof s s ional h av h t h e s einv s t e d s ocial ofw are in v e igat s t arious are as ofh e al inf at [6-8], t h orm icsw it Canadian l h ibrarian De an Gius t concl ini uding t at" e b 2.0 m ay be h Wone oft e m os tinfue nt t ch nol s in t e h is t ofpubl h ing, as h l iale ogie h ory isol proprie t not d ary ions ofcont and ow ne rs h ip f l ay." [6] Th e rol alawAm e rican l ibrarian El abe t Connor s ugge s t t at" e dicalibrarians iz h s h M lw h o l unde rs t ack anding oft e W e b 2.0 e cos ys t m ris k m arginal at h e iz ionw it in pre s e ntus e r com m unit s , and m ay m is s opport ie s t w ork h ie unit ocol l aborat e l w it col ague s and cl nt l." [8]. iv y h l e ie e eTh e re f , w e w oul l e t cont ore d ik o inue our dis cus s ion aboutW e b 2.0 byfocus ing on s ocial e arch . Social e arch is f q ue nty publ e d as t e s s re l iciz hne xtbig t ing afe r Googl f im prov inf at re t v , h t e or ing orm ion rie alre lv e ance and aw are ne s s . Ch ris Sh e rm an once de f d s ocial e arch ine sas : “ col ct ofI e rne tw ayf a l ion e nt inding t s inf e d by h um an ool orm
  • 11. judgm e nt Th atj . udgm e ntt e s pl in t e f ak ace h orm oft , cl -t rough ags ick hct it s e arch h is t iv y, ory, and ot e r act h ions ” [9 ]. Th e aut ors oft is art e h h icls e e s ocial e arch as w e b s e arch re f d by a us e rs ’ s ocial e , w h ich s ine circlm igh tbe t e ir w e b-m at s or col ague s . h e leH ow e v r, s ocial e arch is nota ne w ph e nom e non. Sit s t atre l d on e s e h ieus e rs rat e r t an com put r al h m s t m ap t e w e b appe are d in t e h h e gorit o h hm id-19 9 0’s . W h e n Yah oo (h tp:/w w w .yah oo.com ) s t e d itw as j ta t / art uscol ct ofs it s , h and-pick e d and organiz e d by h um ans . L l ion e e ibrarians I e rne tI x (h tp:/l nt nde t /ii.org/ is anot e r col ct ofw e bs it s s e lct d ) h l ion e e e eand e v uat d by inf at prof s s ional. H ow e v r, t e arriv of al e orm ion e s e h albroadband I e rne th as brough tan e xpl ion ofs it s t atre l on nt os e h yf k s onom ie s . Unl e t e t ol ik h axonom ie s us e d by our prof s s ion, ef k s onom ie s are l l s ys t m s (ot e rw is e k now n as t ol abe ing e h agging)ge ne rat d by t e us e rs and as s uch , h av no aut orit cont . A good e h e h y role xam pl is de l e .icio.us (h tp:/de l t / .icio.us ), t e s ocial h book m ark ing t oolw h e re us e rs t t e ir s e lct d w e bs it s f pe rs onal -us e and ag h e e e or res h aring. Al ing w e b us e rs t fag int re s t cont ntf t e w ide r low o l e ing e or hcom m unit is alo v ry ce nt t t e ne w s s it Digg (h tp:/digg.com / y s e ralo h e t / ),v o s it – YouTube (h tp:/w w w .yout .com / and m any ot e rs . ide e t / ube ) hSocial e arch aim s t s h if pow e r f s o t rom W e b publ h e rs , w h o cre at and is em ark e tt e cont nt t e v ryday I e rne tus e rs by e xam ining t e ir h e , o e nt hbook m ark s or giv t e m t s t e xpre s s t e ir opinions . ing h ool o hButw h y w oul itw ork ?W h y us e int rm e diarie s rat e r t an going t our d e h h of ourit s e arch e ngine s and us ing com m ands and Boolan lav e e ogic toge tre lv re s ul ?Sh oul w e us e s ocial e arch afe r t e re gul e ant ts d s t h ar" ocials e arch f s t prov us w it good e nough re s ul ? uns " ail o ide h tsW e ce rt y us e our s ocial t ork s t as k q ue s t ainl ne w o ions , ans w e r ot e r hpe opls inq uirie s , s e arch t e w e b and dis cov r int re s t t ings . e h e e ing hW h e n you ne e d a pl be r, you can f one in t e dire ct um ind h ory, butm os tofus do l e a re com m e ndat f ik ion rom s om e one w h o h as e m pl d t e oye hpl be r pe rs onal I itt e s am e w it w e b re s ul ? L t t e a l . um l s y. h h t s e ’s ak ookL t dis cus s a num be r ofs ocial e arch t s t atw e f part arl e s s ool h ind icul yus e f f t e day-t ulor h o-day pract ofh e al inf at prof s s ional ice t h orm ion e .Googl Cus t e om Se arch :W it Cus t Se arch Engine (h tp:/w w w .googl.com / h om t / e coop/ e ), csGoogl ofe rs a cus t iz e d s e arch pl f e f om atorm t atm ak e s ite as y f h oranyone t ofe r a h igh l adapt e s e arch e ngine w h ich is builon t e o f y iv t hfoundat ions ofa pre v ious t cal d Googl Co-O p. Unl e broad- rial l e e ikbas e d t raditional e arch e ngine s s uch as Googl or Yah oo w h ich s ere t v s l rie e arge num be rs ofdocum e nt us ing a W e b craw lr, “ e rt s e v icals e arch ” e ngine s s e nd t e ir s pide rs outt onl h igh l re f d dat h o y y ine abas e s(or w e bs it s ). Th us , t e inde xe s ofv rt e h e ical e arch e ngine s cont s ainonl inf at abouts pe cif t y orm ion ic opics .Us ing Googl’s Cus t Se arch Engine , anyone can cre at a s e tof e om e" ubs cribe d s it s " a s e rv t atlt pe opl ch oos e ot e r non-Googl s e , ice h e s e h ev rt e ical e arch e ngine s t s h ow att e t or in l u ofGoogl s e arch s o h op ie ere s ulpage s . M ore ov r, you can priorit e s it s , giv m ore w e igh tt t e iz e ing o
  • 12. s om e t an t ot e rs . You can alo m anipul e t e l and f e l t e h o h s at h ook e of hs e arch box, t int grat itw it ot e r de s ign e lm e nt on your s it . Th e o e e h h e s et is f l col ool ul y laborat e , al ing t e cre at t s e nd inv at iv l ow h or o it ions t ope opl t co-buil a part ar s e arch appl ion. For e xam pl, our e o d icul icat eow n Ph ys ioSe arch (s e e h tp:/w e bl .e larning.ubc.ca/ ys io/or - t / ogs e phh tp:/t t /inyurl .com / yrx38h ) is done us ing Googl cus t s e arch . e omCons ul w it pract ting h icing ph ys iot e rapis t in Brit h Col bia, w e h s is umcre at d a t t ats e arch e s onl f h igh q ualy h e al inf at w it e oolh y or it t h orm ion ha ph ys iot e rapy f h ocus . W e ach ie v d t is by priorit ing re s ul f e h iz t rom sce rt s it s , l e M e dl Pl , PubM e d and Canadian H e al Ne t ork , ain e ik ine us t h wand by al ing us e rs t narrow dow n t e ir re s ul t part ar are as , l ow o h t o s iculf e xam pl, Canadian cont ntor cons um e r h e al le rat . To ge ta or e e t it ure hs e ns e ofh ow t e s e arch e ngine is us e d, Googl prov s good us age h e ides t is t , incl at ics uding t e m os tpopul q ue rie s e nt re d by s e arch e rs . h ar ede l .icio.us :Al ough t e prim ary us e ofde l th h .icio.us (h tp:/de l t / .icio.us ) is t os t and re t v book m ark s onl , s om e ofit f at s alo m ak e ita ore rie e ine s e ure ss ocial e arch e ngine . By al ing us e rs t cre at t s l ow o e ags t organiz e and ore m e m be r book m ark s , s e arch ing de l .icio.us produce s l s t atot e r ink h hpe opl w it s im il int re s t h av book m ark e d. Att e s am e t e , e h ar e s e h imtagging al s us e rs t l t addit l ow o ink o ional e y t rm s s av d by ot e r k e e hus e rs . For e xam pl, running a s e arch on “ it in C” yie l t e re l e d e V am ds h attags “ cance r,” “ e al ,” “ cie nce ,” “ e dicine ,” and “ ood.” h t s h m f[h tp:/t t /inyurl .com / j 3]. W it s ocial e arch ing, de l yw dk h s .icio.us al slows e arch e rs t acce s s are as oft e de e p w e b w h ich m ay notbe e as il o h yre ach abl w it a t e h radit ional e arch e ngine s uch as Googl, incl s e udingw e bcas t , podcas t , ne w s pape r and m agaz ine art e s , and gre y s s iclle rat . M ore ov r, you can add t your part ar are a ofint re s tby it ure e o icul eadding your ow n l s t t e com m unit w h ich in e s s e nce , m ak e s it ink o h y,“ ocial Att e s am e t e , de l s .” h im .icio.us re t ains a f at oft e ure radit ionals e arch e ngine s , nam e l t e re lv y h e ancy rank ing ofs e arch re s ul . Th e tsm ore pe opl w h o h av ch os e n t re m e m be r a l , t e h igh e r t e l e e o ink h h inkw il“ e ” t t e t oft e re s ul page . lris o h op h tsYouTube :Al ough YouTube (h tp:/w w w .yout .com / is a popul f e v o t h t / ube ) ar re ides h aring w e bs it w h ich lt us e rs upl e e s oad, v w , and s h are v o cl , it ie ide ipscan alo s e rv as a s ocial e arch e ngine . Be caus e YouTube ofe rs a s e s ftagging f at , itt produce s re s ul f e ure oo t rom a com m unit ofpe opl s y eus ing s im il k e yw ords . For e xam pl, a YouTube w e bcas tofan ar eart ros copic rot or cuf re pair proce dure h os t d by t e U.S.-bas e d h at f e hAurora BayCare M e dical nt r [h tp:/t Ce e t /inyurl .com / 2cbm 63 ] ge t ts agst atincl “ h oul r s urge ry,” “ at h ude s de rot or-cuf,” “ h ros copic,” “ f art aurora,”“ port -m e dicine ,” “ e dicine ,” “iv -s urge ry,” “ m e dicine ,” “ port ,” and s s m le e s s“ e bcas t Since us e rs can rat t e v os bas e d on t e ir ow n w .” e h ide has s e s s m e nt , s e arch re s ul f s t rom YouTube are in f de t rm ine d by s act eit com m unit ofus e rs , t us producing a re als ociale lm e ntt onl s y h " " e o ines e arch ing.
  • 13. Fl r: ickFl r (h tp:/w w w .fick r.com ) is a w ide l us e d im age s h aring t t at ick t / l y oolhm anage s digit ph ot . Sim il t ot e r s ocial e arch t s , Fl r al os ar o h s ool ickal s us e rs t t im age s w it m any s pe cif nouns , v rbs , and low o ag h ic eadj ct e s t atde s cribe t e pict or are m e aningf t t e m . Fl r e iv h h ure ulo h ickh os t us e rs ’ ph ot on it ow n s e rv rs s o t att e y are re t v e f s os s e h h rie abl romanyw h e re ov r t e W e b. Fl r h as an al h m notunl e Googl’s e h ick gorit ik ePage Rank t atus e s “ e re s t h int ingne s s ” bas e d on a f ul oft e orm a hnum be r ofv w s and t e num be r ofpe opl w h o h av “ av e d” an ie h e e f oritim age . Al ough itis m e as ure oft e popul y ofa ph ot t h h arit ograph onFl r, int re s t ick e ingne s s ch ange s ov r t e ;t e im odays t ph ot m ay w e l op o lnotbe rank e d s o h igh in t e f ure . I is t e com m unit ofus e rs w h o h ut t h yde t rm ine s re lv e e ancy.Concl ion usI s um m ary, t e t s pre s e nt d in t is pape r l prom is ing and coul n h ool e h ook dpot nt l f int m any h e al care appl ions and s ce narios . Ev n e ial it o y t h icat es o, care f t ink ing, t s t and e v uat are s t l e de d in orde r t ulh e ing al ion ilne oe s t is h be s tpract m ode l f lv raging t e s e e m e rging abl ice s or e e ht ch nol s t boos tour t ach ing and larning product it and t e ogie o e e iv y, of t rs t os e ronge r com m unit s ofpract in h e al l ie ice t ibrarians h ip. I our h nopinion, w e dontbe l v t ats ocial e arch w ilt e of ov rnigh t ie e h s lak f e ;h ow e v r, as t e t ch nol s de v l – w e s h oul be re ady t us e e h e ogie e op d oand t ach t e m . e hRe f re nce s : e1. Bars k y E. I roducing W e b 2.0: RSS t nds f h e al l nt re or t ibrarians . J Can h H e al L As s oc 2006: W int r; t ibr h e 27(1):7-8.2. Bars k y E. I roducing W e b 2.0: w e bl and podcas t f h e al nt ogs ing or th librarians . J Can H e al L As s oc 2006: Spring; t ibr h 27(2):33-34.3. Bars k y E., Purdon M . I roducing W e b 2.0: s ocial t ork ing and s ocial nt ne w book m ark ing f h e al l or t ibrarians . J Can H e al L As s oc 2006: h t ibr h Sum m e r; 27(3):65-67.4. Ch o A. An int roduct t m as h ups f h e al l ion o or t ibrarians . J Can H e al L h t ibr h As s oc 2007: W int r; e 28(1):19 -22.5. Coom bs K A. Buil ding a L ibrary W e b Sit on t e Pil ofW e b 2.0. e h l ars Com put rs in L e ibrarie s 2007 01; 27:16-19 .6. Gius t D. H ow W e b 2.0 is ch anging m e dicine . BM J 2006 De c ini 23; 333(7582):1283-1284.7. K am e l Boul M N, W h e e lr S. Th e e m e rging W e b 2.0 s ocial ofw are : an os e s t e nabl s uit ofs ociabl t ch nol s in h e al and h e al care ing e e e ogie th th e ducat ion. H e al I orm at & L t nf h ion ibrarie s Journal 2007 03; 24(1):2-23.8. Connor E. M e dical ibrarian 2.0. M e d.Re f rv 2007: Spring; L .Se .Q. 26(1):1-15.9 . Sh e rm an C. W h at t e Big De al it Social arch ?Augus t15, 2006; s h W h Se Av abl at ail e : h tp:/s e arch e ngine w at .com / h ow Page .h t lpage =3623153. t / ch s m ? Acce s s e d M arch 16, 2007.
  • 14. H LABC 2007 CO NTINUING E DUCATIO N D AYJune 8t @ Col ge ofPh ys icians and Surge ons ofBC h leK ris t Clm e ntk clm e nt bccance r.bc.ca a e e @BC Cance r Age ncy (BCCA), K e l na. owW h atgre atne w s ! H L ABCs cont inuing e ducat w ork s h ops w e re ion“ re e ” in 2007, cos t cov re d by a CH L grantt t e Conf re nce h os t f s e A o h ech apt r in 2006. O fcours e , I s igne d up f e v ryt ing. e or e hI s t e d t e day as a s k e pt Th e BCCA l art h ic. ibrary is s m al nota h ub of l ,pol and de cis ion-m ak ing. W h il I do notl e m ark e t icy e ik ing, f undrais ingor s e ll I do l e pre s e nt ions . No-one ne e d e ncourage m e t t k ing, ik at o all and l oud ong. H ow e v r, I cam e aw ay h appy and s urpris e d, w it e hs pe cif not s on proj ct , ide as and pl t im plm e nt W h at ic e e s ans o e .ins pire d m e t e m os tm igh tnoth av grabbe d you, buth e re are m y h eh igh l t . igh s9 :00 am – 10:30 am Prom ot ing Your L ibrary W ork s h op, pre s e nt d eby L s lBol , ofBol Com m unicat e i dt dt ions -- a publ re l ions , ic atcom m unications and m ark e t f . ing irmTh e conce ptofcons is t ntbranding capt d m y ate nt e ure t ion. Th e L ibrarys h oul h av a core m e s s age and ide nt y w h ich fow s t rough als igns , d e it l h lh andout , and v ibl act it s t atw e do. I re s ole d t crit ue our s is e iv ie h v o iqprintand w e b-bas e d m at rial t al our ide nt y m ore t ty w it t e e s o ign it igh l h hm ain branch l ibrary and m ak e ite as ie r f our pat or rons t ide nt y w it o if hus . I alo re al e d t atI h av be e n " as t s iz h e w ing" s om e prim e re al s t e in e atmyl ibrary: a l arge bul t board. I h as be e n us e d f pos t l in e t or ingne w s pape r clippings and curre nte v nt announce m e nt , butt e s e are e s s hal ady av abl t Cance r Age ncy s t fin ot e r part oft e buil re ail e o af h s h ding.I re s ole d t t t ats pace int a " e ls t v o urn h o s f udy" rot ing v ual w h ich at is -aidw oul prom ot t e cours e s I t ach and alo re m ind us e rs ofav abl d e h e s ail ere s ource s . A coupl oft ough t I h ad w e re t t itint a s t p-by-s t p e h s o urn o e edis pl on h ow t us e Re f ork s , and pe rh aps t e f l ing m ont , on ay o W h ol ow hh ow t f f le xtart e s in our dat o ind ul -t icl abas e s . L t go back t e ’s oe lm e nt s ch ooland us e t os e bul t boards as larning aids ! I e ary , h l in e ealo h ad t e ide a t buy and ins t l pul s h o ala l-dow n s cre e n in frontoft ehbul t board, t us e f proj ct lct not s or de m ons t ions l in e o or e ing e ure e ratins ide t e l h ibrary.10:45 am t 12:15 pm o Fundrais ing 101 f Your L or ibrary,pre s e nt d by L anne De nis , M anage r ofRe v nue De v l e ntw it e e e e opm ht e Canadian Cance r Socie t BC and Yuk on Div ion, f e rlh y, is orm yAdv ance m e ntO fice r f Sim on Fras e r Univ rs it L f or e y ibrary.I h at t as k f m one y or ch arge pe opl f s e rv s . I any cas e , I e o or e or ice nw ork in a branch l ibrary and t tt e m ain branch t h andl t e rus h o e hfinancial cons ide rations . Th is w ork s h op prom pt d m e t re al e t at e o iz ht e re are m any dife re ntt s ofdonat h f ype ions , notj tf us inancialand t at , hI ne e d t e ncourage and nouris h a re l ions h ip w it our donors in a o at hproact e m anne r. Re ce nty, one ofour k e y donors ofpe rs onalournal iv l j
  • 15. is s ue s w it dre w a s ubs t ial ountofh is donat h ant am ions . Anot e r donor hre t d--t ing w it h im h is rare j ire ak h ournal ubs cript s ion. Do m y journaldonors f e le unde rappre ciat d?Are t e re ne w cl e h inical t fm e m be rs s afw it f s h j h re ournal ubs cript s ions w e coul w oo and e nt t cont d ice o ribut ? eI s t e d t t ink ofcool e rt ing l s I m igh tus e t prom ot art o h adv is ine o econt ributions t t e L o h ibrary, and h ow t e ducat t e s t fon t e v ue o e h af h aloft e ir part h icipat ion.L anne de s cribe d h ow t e ducat our donors aboutw h atis us e f , and e o e ult ats t h ruck a ch ord w it m e . O ur re ce pt h ion, adm in, Foundat s t f ion afm e m be rs , and v unt e rs t coul be m ore aw are ofw h att s of ol e oo, d ypem at rial w e f v uabl, and w h ich donat e s ind al e ions s h oul be ge nty d lre dire ct d. Do w e m ak e ite as y f pe opl t k now w h att giv us ?I e or e o o ealo de cide d t com m unicat in a m ore e fe ct e m anne r w it our ow n s o e f iv hin-h ous e Foundat abouts m alye tt ion l angibl ne e ds oft e s t fw h ich e h afcoul fow t rough t e L d l h h ibrary, f cont or inuing e ducat ne e ds , ione q uipm e nt s h e ling, and ot e r it m s w h ich coul prov ins pirat , v h e d ide ionf donors w h o w is h t h av a m e aningf proj ct I is al ays good t or o e ul e . t w of t r a h e al y re l ions h ip w it t e Foundat os e t h at h h ion. Re s ource s fowlt rough t e m . h h1:15 pm t 4:15 pm Pre s e nt ion Sk il W ork s h op pre s e nt d by o at ls e M aure e n H annah , w h o s pe cial e s in de s igning and f it ing iz acilatpre s e nt ion s k il , confictre s ol ion, m anage riale ade rs h ip and at ls l ut lcoach ing s k il cours e s . lsAfe r t is w ork s h op, I am ce rt t atm os tm e dicalibrarians are good t h ain h lpre s e nt rs and t ach e rs . M os tofus are com f abl w it w h atw e e e ort e hne e d t s ay in f o rontofa group and w e are e v n good atim prov at e is ion.Th e m os tv uabl partoft is w ork s h op f m e w as t e t ach ing t s . al e h or h e oolTh e dynam ic group w ork t ch niq ue s gotpart e icipant ov r t e bum p of s e ht e ir f ts pe e ch , and q uick l m ade t e m m ore com f abl w it giv h irs y h ort e h ingpre s e nt ions . Sh e us e d v ry s pe cif incre m e nt goal and concre t at e ic, al s ee v uat point t h e l us t notonl re ce iv f e dback , butalo t al ion s o p o y e e s ogiv cons t iv anal e s t e ach ot e r. Th e w ork s h op w e ntal e ruct e ys o h ongw e lw it w h atw e h av larne d about" l h e e adule ducat t ion" m e t ods . O ne hm ore t in t e k it ool h .I w as am az e d t ats o m any pract h ical appl ions w e re pack e d int one icat os h ortday ofw ork s h ops . I cam e aw ay notonl ins pire d (al , I am ofe n y as tins pire d be yond m y re alif abilie s ) butalo w it a s pe cif l tof le it s h ic isobj ct e s t atI t ink I can accom pl h . e iv h h isUnf unat l a coupl ofw e e k s l e r m y l ort e y, e at ibrary clrk h ande d in h e r ere s ignat and m y w ork l w e ntt y-t y. M any ofm y obj ct e s ion oad ops urv e ivh av be e n on t e back burne r s ince t e s um m e r, de l d butnot e h h ayeforgote n. Since I h av re t t e urne d f rom m y aut n h ol um idays and I h av a ene w and e ne rge t l ic ibrary clrk I am now l ing ov r m y l tonce e ook e ism ore . Coul t e s e be m y Ne w Ye ars re s ol ions f 2008? d h ut or
  • 16. W EB S URV : EYJO URNAL M ANAGEM ENTDaw n Bas s e t, M anage r Cont ntand I orm at Re s ource s t e nf ionVancouv r Aq uarium M arine Scie nce Ce nt e reDaw n.bas s e t@ v t anaq ua.orgI pre parat f t is is s ue oft e H L n ion or h h ABC Forum , w e t ough tt atit h hm igh tbe appropriat t s urv y H L e o e ABC m e m be rs on a f w oft e m any e his s ue s w e f ace w h e n w e m anage our j ournal lct col ions . W e cont e inuet h e ar t atpubl h e rs are on t e m ov t ards a “ o h is h e ow pape rls s ” w orl e d.H ow e v r, w h il m ore and m ore j e e ournal and m agaz ine s are h e ade d in st atdire ct h ion, w e alre cogniz e t atre gardls s oft e s iz e or s ubj ct l h e h efocus ofour part ar l icul ibrarie s ;w e s t l al it j ilde w h ournal in bot print s hand e lcte ronic f at . orm sI re ce nty j l oine d t e aq uarium and f h ound t atI ne e de d t de s ign a ne w h olibrary layoutf a v ry s m als pace w it a f y l or e l h airl arge col ct t at l ion h eh ad notbe e n w e e de d in ye ars . O ne ofm y ch ronic ch al nge s is t e l e hprintj ournal lct col ion. L e m any l e ik ibrary us e rs , m ine are s pl be t e e n it wt os e w h o pre f r t e conv nie nce of“ h e h e printon de m and” art e s iclav abl t rough onl s e rv s , t os e w h o pre f r t brow s e print ail e h ine ice h e ore s ource s and t os e w h o w antbot . Alt re e groups h av a v id h h lh e alconce rn aboutf ure acce s s t an e lct ut o e ronic productt atdoe s not hph ys ical s itin t e l ly h ibrary. M y m ain conce rn is t f a w ay t f o ind o ite v ryt ing int m y e xis t s pace and s t l abl e xpand t e col ct e h o ing ilbe e h l ion eov r t e w it outt e l s ofv uabl cont ntcol ct d by pre v e im h h os al e e l e e iouslibrarians .I t e pas tye ar, I h av f e d a l n h e orm ibrary com m ite e and ins t ut d a t it ecol ct m anage m e nts t e gy t h e l giv m e s om e guidance about l ion e rat o p ew h att k e e p and w h att ge trid of butduring conv rs at o o , e ions w it t e h hcom m ite e , I be gan t w onde r w h e t e r t e w ay in w h ich l t o h h ibrary us e rsacce s s j ournal h as ch ange d t e w ay t e y us e l s h h ibrary re f re nce es e rv s . For e xam pl, are t e re s ignif ice e h icantdife re nce s be t e e n book f wand j ournal orde ring, and do re f re nce l e ibrarians s pe nd m ore or ls s et e on acce s s m anage m e ntand e xpl ions on h ow t us e t e im anat o honl re s ource s com pare d t t e m ore f il printone s ? ine o h am iarI addit t pos ing t e s e ne w q ue s t n ion o h ions on h ow acce s s t e lct o e ronicjournal m ay h av ch ange d t e w ay in w h ich w e int ractw it l s e h e h ibraryus e rs , t e s urv y re v it s om e oft e q ue s t h e is s h ions from t e “ h JournalV ndor Surv y” publ h e d in v um e 26, is s ue 3 oft e H L e e is ol h ABC Forum . Al ough w e h ad a s m als am pl ofonl s e v nt e n re s ponde nt f t h l e y e e s ort is s urv y, s om e it m s ofint re s te m e rge d. h e e eW it incre as ing acce s s t onl m at rial, de m ands on in-pe rs on h o ine e slibrary s e rv s m ay h av ch ange d. ice e
  • 17. 1.W h atnot abl pat be h av ice e ron iour ch ange s m ay be re l e d t t e at o hch anging m ix ofprintand e lct e ronic j ournal? sAl ough itappe ars t atin-pe rs on v it are on t e de cl , italo th h is s h ine ss e e m s t atre m ot “ is it ” v e m ailch atand t lph one are on t e h e v s ia , e e hups w ing as is int re s tin ins t ion re l e d t e lct e ruct at o e ronic f at . Th is orm sm ay notbe a s urpris e w h e n you cons ide r t at64% ofl h ibrarians w h ore s ponde d be l v t att e ir us e rs s t l f r printbe caus e t e y are ie e h h ilpre e h“uncom f abl w it t ch nol ort e h e ogy.”2.W h y do your us e rs cont inue t acce s s printj o ournal? s
  • 18. O ne re s ponde ntcom m e nt d t atpubl us e rs and pat nt are not e h ic ie sgiv n acce s s t t e ne t ork . For t e s e pat e o h w h rons , printis pre f rre d as it eprov s t e ir onl acce s s t t e col ct ide h y o h l ion. W h il m y col ct is e e l ion em os ty us e d by aq uarium s t f I do h av t e occas ional l af, e h graduat es t ntcom e in by appoint e nt I is im port t k e e p in m ind t e s e ude m . t ant o ht s ofus e rs as s om e f ype unding coul be dire cty t d t publ us e of d l ie o icour col ct l ions . e Anot e r re s ponde ntcom m e nt d t atw h il us e rs e xpe ctm ore j h e h e ournal st be av abl f le xtonl , t e y alo s t l xpe ctl o ail e ul -t ine h s ile ibrarie s t h av o ecore printj ournal lct col ions . Th is m ay re fe ctour us e rs ’ ne e d t e l oe ns ure t e l h onge v y ofa part ar f ourit j it icul av e ournalt e ir pos s ibl , h edis com f w it t ch nol or t e f t atin s om e cas e s itis s t l ort h e ogy h act h ile as ie r t v w il t ions and graph s in t e printf at As w e be gin o ie l rat us h orm .t m ov t ard m ore onl cont nt itis im port t atw e h e l our o e ow ine e , ant h pus e rs w it t is t h h rans it by cont ion inuing t pus h publ h e rs t e ns ure o is ot ate lct h e ronic cont ntw ilbe av abl w e lint t e f ure . Final w e e l ail e l o h ut ly,m us tcont inue t prov e xce l ntt o ide l raining t h e l our us e rs be com e e o pm ore com f abl w it onl f at . ort e h ine orm s3.Do you t ink t e ris e ofope n-acce s s or f e onl j h h re ine ournal are h av s inga s ignif icantim pacton s ubs cript m anage m e nt ion ?Al ough ope n acce s s cont ntm igh tm e an m ore w ork f t ch nical t h e or es e rv s , itis a gre atopport y f l ice unit or ibrarie s w it s m albudge t . I is h l s talo e ncouraging t s e e t atonl cont ntprov rs s uch as BioO ne s o h ine e ideare l ing t ope n acce s s cont ntf ink o e rom t e ir ow n port s . h al
  • 19. 4.As journalprice s incre as e (and budge t de cre as e ), w h ich oft e s hf l ing s t e gie s h av you us e d in jol ow rat e ournal anage m e nt ). m ?I t e f ye ars be t e e n t e 2003 s urv y and 2007 s urv y, t e n h our w h e e ham ountofl ibrarie s t ath av h ad t dras t l cutt e ir s ubs cript h e o icaly h ions inorde r t m anage j o ournal h as de cre as e d. Fe w l s ibrarie s s e e m t s h if o tm one y f rom ot e r budge tare as or as k de part e nt / h m s indiv idual t pay s of t e ir ow n s ubs cript or h ions . O ne q ue s t notas k e d butw ort ion hcons ide rat ion: is t is de cre as e due t onl publ h ing be com ing m ore h o ine isafordabl or is itre l e d t t e re duce d cos tof acce s s t e lct f e at o h o e ronicjournal av abl t rough t e e -H L cons ort s ail e h h bc ia?
  • 20. 5.W h atjournal e ndors do you us e ?I m ore t an one , plas e nam e t e v f h e hm ain v ndor f t l-by t l s ubs cript m anage m e nt e or ite ite ion .Notm uch h as ch ange d in t rm s ofv ndor us e s ince 2003. I t e 2003 e e n hs urv y, Ebs co w as clarl t e pre f rre d m ain v ndor, s o itis e e y h e eint re s t t s e e t atBl w e ls e e m s t h av caugh tup s om e w h atin e ing o h ack l o et e pas tf ye ars . h our6.Th ink ing onl ofpaid j y ournal ubs cript s ions , e s t at t e num be r of im e hyour t ls w h ich s ubs cribe d t in: ite oW h ats e e m s clar att e concl ion oft is s urv y is t atde s pit t e e h us h e h e hinh e re ntch al nge s , m os toft e l l e h ibrarians t atre s ponde d t t e h o hs urv y prov t e ir j e ide h ournal in an e lct s e ronic f at O ur s urv y did orm . enotas k l ibrarie s t prov s t fs iz e , col ct s iz e or budge t o ide af l ion enum be rs , s o itis dificult as s e s s w h e t e r t e re is a dife re nce bas e d f to h h fon t e s iz e or budge tofa part ar l h icul ibrary. I w oul be m os t t dint re s t t run t is s urv y again in a f w ye ars and s e e w h e t e r e ing o h e e ht e s e t nds h av cont h re e inue d and w h atk ind ofim pact ifany, ope n ,acce s s w ilh av on h ow w e m anage our j l e ournal lct col ions . e
  • 21. CH ANGING JO URNAL VENDO RS : TH E BCCA LBRARY E XPERIENCE ICat y Raym e nt craym e nt bccance r.bc.ca h @Prov incial ibrary L ade r, BC Cance r Age ncy L eW h y w oul any L d ibrary ch ange j ournal e ndors ift e y didn’tabs ol e l v h ut yh av t Each ye ar j e o? ournal e ndors s av l v e ibrarie s a l ofw ork otre ne w ing s ubs cript ions f rom m ul e publ h e rs , pre paring tipl isde part e nt bil inv m al l ing oice s , cl ing m is s ing is s ue s , and f it ing aim acilatl ns e s f e j ice or ournal. O nce a l s ibrary h as e s t is h e d a re l ions h ip abl atw it a v ndor, t e m os tcom m on re as ons t cons ide r s w it ing h e h o chv ndors are m aj problm s w it t e v ndor’s s e rv or t att e re is e or e h h e ice h hm one y t be s av d. o eI t e BCCA’s cas e t e re as on w as m one y. W e h ad a num be r ofs m al n h h lproblm s w it our l e h ong-t rm v ndor, butnot ing m aj For e xam pl e e h or. ew e h ad ongoing problm s w it cl s , w e f e h aim ound t e ir onl cl ing h ine aimproce s s aw k w ard t us e , and t e ir re ne w alorm s and inv o h f oice s w e rebadl f ate d and h ard t unde rs t y orm t o and. Anot e r v ndor s e ntus a h epropos alh atofe re d a s ignif t f icantf inancial ne f , and t is be it hpre cipit e d our de cis ion t s w it . at o chTh e original propos al ad be e n s e ntt t e BCCA in e arl 2004, prior h o h yt m y arriv as t e BCCA’s Lo al h ibrary L ade r. Th e l tt ing on m y m ind e as ht atye ar w as ch anging our jh ournal e ndor, as w e w e re in t e t roe s of v h hpl anning a ne w library. By June of2005, t e dus th ad s e tld f h te rom ourm ov t t e ne w l e o h ibrary s pace and I h ad ch ate d w it t e s e rial t h h sv ndor att e CH L ABSC conf re nce , w h e re t e y conf e d t att e e h A/ e h irm h hpropos al as s t l t e t e . w ilon h abl Th e BCCA L ibrary in Vancouv r coordinat s j e e ournal ne w al f al re s or lt e BCCA L h ibrary branch e s and f approxim at l 20 ot e r or e y hde part e nt . I 2005 w e coordinat d ov r $ m s n e e 100,000 in printj ournalre ne w al and t e de cre as e in s e rv f e s ofe re d by t e ne w v ndor s h ice e f h es e e m e d e nough ofa be ne f t purs ue t e propos al it o h .I cons ul d w it ot e r l t e h h ibrary s t f part arl t e clrical t finv v d af, icul y h e s af olein journal e ck -in and cl ing t ge tt e ir opinions ofm ak ing t e ch aim o h hs w it . Th e y al ady h ad a re l ions h ip w it t e v ndor f m any ch re at h h e orye ars , and t e y w e re s t l as onabl h appy w it t e v ndor’s s e rv . h ilre y h h e ice Th e de cis ion t s w it re s t d on t e ide a ofs av m one y, s o I did o ch e h ings om e re f re nce ch e ck s w it ot e r l e h h ibrarie s , re ad t rough t e v ndor’s h h eannual port and s e arch e d in a l re , ibrary dat abas e f inf at about or orm iont e f cal iabily oft e ne w v ndor. Th e l tt ing I w ant d t ris k w as h is v it h e as h e oge ting t e BCCA int a f co l e t e Div bank rupt t h o ias ik h ine cy.Afe r our f ars h ad be e n l t re s t I not ie d t e ne w v ndor in e arl t e aid o , if h e ySe pt m be r, 2005 t atw e w oul s ign t e ir cont . Att e s am e t e I e h d h ract h imnot ie d our curre ntv ndor oft e de cis ion, w h ich w as t e h arde s ts t p if e h h ein t e e nt proce s s . As a f y ne w l h ire airl ibrary adm inis t or I w as n’t rataccus t e d ye tt act l e a h ard-h e ade d bus ine s s -w om an. om o ing ik
  • 22. St ing t is s w it ov r proce s s in Se pt m be r caus e d a l of art h ch e e oth e adach e s bot f t e ne w v ndor and f us . O ur pre v h or h e or ious v ndor eh ad al ays accom m odat d our w is h e s and s e ntoutt e ir re ne w al w e hinf at in O ct r, s o w e w e re us e d t s t ing t e re ne w al orm ion obe o art hproce s s in t e f lSw it ing t a ne w v ndor t is l e in t e ye ar re al h al . ch o e h at h l yputus be h ind t e e igh tbal h l .As re ne w al t ions cam e in f ins ruct rom e ach de part e nt dat w as m , ae nt re d in a s pre ads h e e tf j e or ournalite , m ail addre s s ins t ions , tl ing ructde part e ntcode s , f atcode , s t dat e t … Th is w as a h uge m orm art e cam ountofe xt w ork com pare d t t e us ual ne w al ra o h re proce s s . I t t ookov r a m ont t com pil and organiz e t e dat and t e re f our e h o e h a, h oreorde r l tw as n’ts e ntt t e ne w v ndor unt l e O ct r -- w h ich is o h e ilat obem e antt att e v ndor coul nots t t orde r t e j h h e d art o h ournal unt s ilNov m be r. Th e ir inv e oice did notarriv unt afe r Ch ris t as , and e il t mpaym e ntw as notm ade unt l e January 2006. M y f ilat inance pe opl ew e re agit e d by t e pre s um e d budge tv at h ariance .Th e l e paym e ntalo m e antt atw e did notre ce iv t e January at s h e his s ue s ofa num be r oft ls . M os toft e s e is s ue s l e r arriv d f ite h at e rom ane xt copy bank t att e ne w v ndor m aint ra h h e aine d, and t e re w as a hfurry ofcl ing and cl ying ofs ubs cript t rm s t atf tf w l aim arif ion e h irs em ont s . W e cont h inue d t re ce iv re ne w alorm s f o e f rom publ h e rs l is ongint 2006, as itappe are d t att e publ h e rs h ad notre al e d t atour o h h is iz hpre v ious s ubs cript ions h ad be e n re ne w e d v a dife re ntv ndor. ia f eI addit t t e cl ing (and larning t e ne w cl ing s ys t m ) t e n ion o h aim e h aim e hlibrary s t fh ad a l ofe xt w ork ch anging s e rial re cords f s uppl r af ot ra s or ieand v ndor re f re nce num be rs . e eDid alt e e xt w ork inv v d in t e s w it pay of?W e s t l av lh ra ole h ch f ilh es om e ongoing problm s w it cl s and t e l e h aim h ibrary s t fm e m be rs aft ink t e ne w v ndor’s onl cl ing proce s s is j tas aw k w ard t h h e ine aim us ous e as t e pre v h ious v ndor’s . W e h av now gone t rough t o re ne w al e e h wcycls w it t e ne w v ndor and t e ir re ne w alorm s and inv e h h e h f oice s aree as ie r t unde rs t o and, butt e y s t l notpe rf ct– f e xam pl t e y h ilare e or e hdon’tgiv U.S. conv rs ion rat s , nor do t e y indicat w h e n f e e e e h e reint rne tacce s s is incl d. Th e s w it h as s av d t e BCCA s om e e ude ch e hm one y and h av t pay s uch s crupul ate nt t e v ry ing o ous t ion o es ubs cript h ad a pos it e s pin-of. I t ion iv f ook t e opport y t cance l h unit o anum be r oft ls , e s pe cial printcopie s oft os e t ls t atw e h ad ite l y h ite hs ubs cribe d t v dire cts it l ns e s w it publ h e rs . o ia e ice h isL s s ons L arne d: e e1. I pays t ate nd conf re nce s and ch atw it t e v ndors . t o t e h h e2. You m ay h av m ore ne got ion pow e r t an you re al e . e iat h iz3. V ndors are ofe n pre pare d t cutde al. e t o s4. No v ndor is pe rf ct and you are al ays going t h av cl ing e e , w o e aim problm s ! eI m one y is t e prim ary re as on f cons ide ring a v ndor s w it , h av a f h or e ch es e rious t k w it your e xis t v ndor. No v ndor l e s t l e cl nt . al h ing e e ik o os ie s
  • 23. Th e re m ay be m ore room f ne got ion t an you w oul e xpe ct or iat h d .Sw it ing v ndors t e s atlas tt ice as m uch t e as your re gul ch e ak e w im arre ne w al proce s s . I you’re going t s w it , s t w ork ing t ard t e f o ch art ow htrans it in t e s pring, f t e ne xtcalndar ye ar. ion h or h eO ur ol v ndor cam e t us a ye ar afe r w e h ad m ade t e s w it , and d e o t h chofe re d us a ne w de alpos s ibl e v n m ore atract e t an t e propos al f , y e t iv h ht atm ade us s w it in t e f tpl . Since I s urv e d t e ch al nge sh ch h irs ace iv h leoft e f ts w it I nott m pt d t do itagain in t e ne ar f ure . h irs ch ’m e e o h utNe v r s ay ne v r t ough ! e e hE -HL : FO CUSING O N R ESO URCE ACCESS BC AND CO O PERATIVEJO URNAL M ANAGEM ENTJo Anne Ne w ye ar-Ram ire z , j oanne n@ e h l bc.cae -H L Coordinat Elct bc or; e ronic H e al L t ibrary ofBC (h tp:/w w w .e h l h t / bc.ca/ )I roductnt ionAl os tt o ye ars ago, t e cons ort m w h ium cal d t e Elct l h e e ronic H e al t hL ibrary ofBrit h Col bia (e -H L w as f e d t coordinat t e is um bc) orm o e hpurch as e ofprov ince -w ide acce s s t s e lct d onl h e al k now ldge o e e ine t h ere s ource s . Th e re s ource s , l ns e d f ice rom Ebs co and O v incl t e id, ude hBiom e dical f re nce Col ct Re e l ion: Com pre h e ns iv e dit e e ion, CI NAH Lf l ult xt M e dl , Ps ycI e , ine NFO , Ps ycARTI ES, Ev nce Bas e d M e dicine CL ideRe v w s (EBM R) and t e L W Tot Acce s s Col ct ie h W al l ion. Th e s e ere s ource s cont approxim at l 1,700 f le xtj ain e y ult ournal. Th e l ns e s s icew e re ne got e d t prov t e pot nt f univ rs al iat o ide h e ialor e acce s s f h e al or thpract ione rs acros s t e prov it h ince , w it t e cons ort m e m be rs h h ialprov iding t e t ch nical ras t ure f acce s s . h e inf ruct orTh e t re e -ye ar e -H L e nde av w as oficial l h bc or f l aunch e d on April t y 1s ,2006 and w ilbe s ubj ctt re ne w al ong it m e m be rs h ip in M arch l e o am s2009 . Th e m e m be rs h ip oft e cons ort h ium is curre nty com pris e d oft e l h6 BC h e al aut orit s , 24 publ pos t e condary ins t ut t h h ie ic -s it ions , 3prov incial inis t s , and t e Col ge ofPh ys icians and Surge ons of m rie h leBC. Since it ince pt s ion, t o ne w pil afil e m e m be rs , t e w ot f iat hPh ys iot e rapy As s ociat ofBC and t e M as s age Th e rapy h ion hAs s ociat ofBC, h av j ion e oine d.Th e e s t is h m e ntoft e e -H L Cons ort abl h bc ium w as m ade pos s ibl et rough a uniq ue col h laborat am ong t e h e al , pos t e condary ion h th -se ducat ional t ut ins it ional e ct and t e BC Acade m ic H e al Council s ors h t h(BCAH C), as w e las a s ignif l icantm one t cont ary ribut f ion rom t e BC hM inis t ofH e al . W it t e addit oft e e xpe rt e and s upport ry t h h h ion h isprov d by BC EL w h ich h as an e s t is h e d prov ide N, abl incial lct e e roniclibrary cons ort ium in t e pos t e condary e ducat s ys t m , e -H L h -s ion e bch as a s ol s upportbas e f s us t id or ainabily. ite -H L is gov rne d by a St e ring Com m ite e com pris e d of bc e e tre pre s e nt ion f at rom t e paying m e m be rs h ip and BC Acade m ic H e al h th
  • 24. Council (BCAH C). Th e St e ring Com m ite e re port t t e O pe rat e t s o h ingCom m ite e oft e BC Acade m ic H e al Council t h t h and curre nty BC EL l Nh as t e cont h ractt run t e e -H L Adm inis t iv Ce nt . Th e St e ring o h bc rat e re eCom m ite e s e t t e v ion and m is s ion f e -H L and prov s a h igh t s h is or bc idelv l dire ct and pol e e of ion icy.Us e Af e r t e Firs tYe ar t hTh e f tye ar ofacce s s h as s e e n ph e nom e nal age f t e core s uit irs us or h eofproduct . s April2006 –M arch 2007 Tot Se s s ions al 3,382,285 Tot Se arch e s al 12,034,501 L s Acce s s e d ink 2,081,145 FulTe xtV w e d l ie 4,233,887 FulRe cords V w e d 9 ,39 2,230 l ieFrom t e init s t s during April h ial age 2006, t t e e nd ofour f tye ar in o h irsM arch 2007, t e num be r ofs e s s ions h ad incre as e d a f l h ul138% . Full -t xtv w e d in O v w e ntf e ie id rom 9 ,9 9 0 a m ont atf tt 41,207 a m ont , h irs o han incre as e of312 % f m ont l us age . EBSCO us e e s cal e d as or h y atw e l Cal at l cul ions f f le xtv w s in t e f tye ar al s h ow e d t at . or ul-t ie h irs one ht e cos tf an e nd us e r t v w one art e am ount d t $ h or o ie icl e o 0.24, aph e nom e nal al . v ueTh e m os tpopul dat ar abas e s h av be e n t e f le xtre s ource s f e h ult romL W Tot Acce s s Col ct W al l ion, on t e h e al s e ct s ide , t e h th or oPs ycARTI ES on t e pos t e condary s ide . CL h -sAPA j ournal round outt e t num be r off le xtv w e d w it a s h op ult ie hm ixt oft ls f ure ite rom t e Biom e dical f re nce Col ct h Re e l ion: eCom pre h e ns iv e dit (Am e rican Journal Publ H e al , Brit h e ion of ic t h isJournal Nurs ing, Pe diat , Journal Cl of rics of inical Nurs ing, and Lance t )and t e L h ippincot W il s & W ilins Tot Acce s s Col ct t l iam k al l ion e(Ne urology, Spine , and Crit icalCare M e dicine ).Journal anage m e ntI s ue s M sFacilat t e acce s s t t e s e re s ource s can be a ch al nge w h e n it ing h o h l ef dife re ntt ch nol our f e ogical acce s s inf t ure s s ol ions acros s 51 ras ruct utuniq ue groups / it s h av t be de alw it . Th e pos t e condary s e e o t h -sins t ut it ions f t e m os tpartre l on Godotand Cufs f t e ir j or h y t or h ournalacce s s m anage m e nt Th e Univ rs it ofBrit h Col bia ut iz e s SFX. . e y is um ilM any oft e h e al aut orit s and s om e h e al as s ociat h th h ie t h ions re l on yEBSCO s ’ L s ole r and A t Z t l l tproduct . I addit t t e s e ink v o ite is s n ion o ht s , s om e ins t ut ool it ions alo us e Se rial ut s Sol ions in com binat w ition ht e abov j h e ournal anage m e nts ol ions . Ne w afil e m e m be rs are m ut f iatut iz ing t e O v L s ole r and A t Z t l l ts ol ion. Th is part ar il h id ink v o ite is ut icul
  • 25. t cam e w it t e O v s uit ofl ns e d product .ool h h id e ice sTh e abily t coordinat t l cont ntinf at and t it o e ite e orm ion raining f oracce s s and dis cov ry alo pre s e nt an ongoing ch al nge acros s t is e s s l e hdiv rs e inf t ure l e ras ruct ands cape . Each oft e s e m anage m e nts ol ions h utofe rs dife re ntde gre e s ofv ndor s upportf j f f e or ournalaggre gat orcont nt H ow e v r, alt e s e s ol ions re q uire s om e m anage m e nton e . e lh utt e partoft e m e m be r ins t ut ata v t oflv l. h h it ion arie y e e sTh e O v L s ole r s ol ion probabl re q uire s t e m os tcom m it e nt id ink v ut y h m .L ns e d f le xtcont ntf ice ul-t e rom t e EBSCO dat h abas e s w e re loade d astarge t in t e O v L s ole r productas re q ue s t d butt e cont nt s h id ink v e h ech ange s w ilne e d t be m anage d ce nt l or by e ach m e m be r f l o ral y ort e s e prof e s t atare notow ne d by O v EBSCO and O v ofe r h il h id. id fv arying de gre e s ofcont ntalrt butm e m be rs ofe n not ch ange s e e s t icebe f announce m e nt are m ade and L s ole r t ore s ink v arge t are updat d. s eAs itt urns out cont ntm anage m e nth as be com e m ore ofa , ecol l aborat e e nde av am ong m e m be rs . Th e e -H L acce s s iv or bcinf t ure re l s on e ach m e m be r’s e -re s ource t ch nical ras ruct ie einf t ure t m anage cont ntt rough t e t s av abl t t e m . ras ruct o e h h ool ail e o hI al t e e -H L Adm inis t ion Ce nt prov s s upportf de l h y, bc rat re ide rom alrt e sprov d by v ndors , m aint ide e ains t e bas e O v L s ole r product and h id ink v ,com m unicat s t m e m be rs any cont ntch ange inf at e o e orm ion.Em bargoe s and L s ofCurre ntCont nt os eSom e e -H L m e m be rs h av e xpre s s e d conce rn aboutj bc e ournale m bargoe s (t e de l ofav abily off le xtart e s im pos e d by h ay ail it ult iclpubl h e r) or l s off le xtacce s s t k e y t ls . Publ h e rs ins t ut is os ul-t o ite is it ee m bargoe s ge ne ral as a w ay t e ns ure re v nue f t e ir publ ion. ly o e or h icatV ndors s uch as EBSCO t t m inim iz e e m bargoe s ;h ow e v r, t e e ry o e ht h is t att e cos tofa v ndor, w h ich prov s a j rut h h e ide ournal it outt e w h he m bargo, w oul be cos tproh ibit e t t e s ubs cribing l d iv o h ibrary. Th ebal ance be t e e n afordabily f t e l w f it or h ibrary and re lve ance f t e or hpat rons doe s n’tal ays m e e tour m e m be rs ’ ne e ds butitis a re aly w itw h e n w e do w antl e r cos t . Th is w ilbe an is s ue t e e -H L ow s l h bcAdm inis t iv Ce nt w ilcont rat e re l inue t e xpl in t e upcom ing ye ar. o ore hAs ide f rom e m bargoe s , t e l s ofacce s s t a t l can alo be h os o ite sproblm at Th e re is no guarant e t ata f le xtj e ic. e h ul -t ournal curre ntylav abl in an aggre gat dat ail e or abas e w ilcont l inue t be av abl in t e o ail e hne xtm ont . Som e t ls do go aw ay and h av done s o in t e pas t h ite e hye ar. O v t e ow ne r ofL id, h ippincot, W il s & W ilins (L W ), t l iam k Wannounce d back in Fe bruary 2006 t atitw oul notre ne w t e h d hEBSCO h os tl ns e ofL W cont nt As a re s ul 19 L W j ice W e . t , W ournal no slonge r ofe r act e f le xtcov rage in EBSCO h os tdat f iv ul -t e abas e s .EBSCO h os tdid notcons ide r t e l s s ignif h os icantcit t att e 19 ing h hjournal did notre pre s e ntt e t j s h op ournal av abl f s ail e rom L W . WL il t is ch ange did notafe cte -H L m e m be rs due t t e L W uck y, h f bc o h WTot Acce s s Col ct be ing a partofour core s uit ofav abl al l ion e e ail eproduct . I addit t t e s e L s n ion o h ippincot t ls , t e EBSCO Tite Re port t ite h l sindicat d 7 t l l s e s and t o t l incre as e s s ince April e ite os w ite 2007.
  • 26. During t e s am e t e pe riod, O v not s t atf t e L W Tot h im id e h or h W alAcce s s Col ct t e re w as a l s ofone t l, Pe diat Cas e Re v w s l ion h e os ite ric ieProblm s in Ge ne ral e Surge ry. I e re s t y e nough , m e m be rs h av nt ingl epoint d outaddit e ional is s ing cont ntt atdoe s n’tappe ar on t e O v m e h h idcont nts it s uch as Al ol m : Cl e e coh is inical and Expe rim e nt Re s e arch . alTh e abily t ge tde f iv announce m e nt f ce as e d or dis cont it o init e s or inue dcont ntw ilcont e l inue t be a priorit is s ue f t e e -H L Adm inis t iv o y or h bc rat eCe nt t docum e ntand dis s e m inat t t e m e m be rs h ip. re o e o hM e m be rs h ip Subs criptionsH as t e s uit ofre s ource s ch ange d m e m be rs h ip s ubs cript h e ionpract s ?H av m e m be rs droppe d printf onl onl Since f le xt ice e or ine y? ultaggre gat dator abas e s do notprov s e cure t l-by-t l l ns ing, ide ite ite icet e s e t ls w oul notl e l be a partofany e lct h ite d ik y e ronic f atonl orm ym igrat pl . None t e ls s , t is s uit ofre s ource s h as incre as e d ion ans h e h es e rial ol h dings am ong m any m e m be rs and h e l cos t t m inim al d s oinfat l ionary incre as e s . Acros s Nort Am e rican cont nt cos t f print h ine , s ors ubs cript ions h av incre as e d an av rage of8.3% in t e m e dical e e hs cie nce s according t t e 2007 Sw e t Se rial o h s Price I ncre as e Re portfor2007I addit n ion, re ce ntannounce m e nt on v s arious l t e rv h av indicat d is s s e em any l ibrarie s can s e e an incre as e ofaround 135% in cos t f t e s or hL W Tot Acce s s Col ct W al l ion. Appare nty t e publ h e r h as e l h is" s t ure d" t e pricing oft e ir H igh I pactCol ct t ls . L il re ruct h h m l ion ite e uck y,pe rce ntage incre as e s ne got e d f e -H L h ol incre as e s at4% a iat or bc dsye ar f t e 3 ye ar cont , a cons ide rabl s av or h ract e ings .Look ing Ah e adW h atdoe s t e f ure h ol f e -H L j h ut d or bc ournal anage m e nt m ?Com m unicat s t e gie s are curre nty unde r de v l e ntin a j ion rat l e opm ointpart rs h ip be t e e n t e e -H L M anage m e ntCom m ite e and BC ne w h bc tAcade m ic H e al Councilo incorporat m e t odol s t ate fe ct e l th t e h ogie h f iv yconv y cont ntch ange s as w e las ot e r ne w s aboutre s ource s s uch e e l has pl f atorm ch ange s , ge ne ral s ource ne w s , and dat re abas e /ournal jf at s . e ureW e w ilbe gin t e xpl ne w t ch niq ue s f int rnal l o ore e or e com m unicat ionss uch as t e us e ofa m e m be rs -onl bl ne w t h y og, arge t d l t e rv , e is s sint rnaland m aybe e xt rnal e , e cont ntne w s lte rs . For e xt rnal e e t ecom m unicat ions t our pot nt prov o e ial incial e al care pract ione rs , w e h th itw ill e l us e t lik y arge t d branding, and de v l s pe cial e d prom ot e e op iz ionalm at rial igh l t e h igh ing, am ong m any t ings , t e f le xtcont ntav abl h h ul -t e ail et t e m . Th e publ y ofe -H L re s ource s atcl o h icit bc inical conf re nce s and emeet ings is alo one ofour ne xts t ps as w e las t s e l arge t d te raining f ore nd-us e rs . Now t atw e h av dat in h and ofw h atre s ource s h e apract ione rs , s t nt and f it ude s acul are us ing, w e can cre at aw are ne s s t y eoft os e re s ource s t ot e r aut oriz e d us e r groups w h o m ay notbe h o h haw are t att e y h av t e s e av abl t t e m . h h e h ail e o h
  • 27. Th e e -H L Adm inis t iv Ce nt w ilcont bc rat e re l inue t w ork w it t e o h hv ndors t m ak e s ure w e k e e p t e fow ofinf at aboutcont nt e o h l orm ion ech ange s t our m e m be rs cons t and m ak e e v ry e fortt be o ant e f ore s pons iv t our m e m be rs aboutcont ntis s ue s as w e las re m aining e o e latune d t our m e m be r’s t ch nol t o e ogical ras t ure l inf ruct ands cape .W it anot e r ye ar be f us , itis an e xcit t e f t e cons ort . h h ore ing im or h iumAlt e m e m be rs ’ e nt us ias m , pas s ion, and col ct e e fort k e e p t e lh h l iv f s e hm om e nt e ne rgiz e d. e -H L is inde e d buil um bc ding t e cons ort h ium t atit hs ough toutt buil — one t atf t rs col o d h os e laborat ion, s upport and ,training f t e s h aring ofinf at re s ource s as w e las or h orm ion lcol l aborat in t e s e lct ion h e ion, acq uis it ion, and m anage m e ntofprov ince -w ide , h e al l t ibrary re s ource s t ats upportand im prov h h epract , e ducat ice ion, and re s e arch in Brit h Col bia. is umG ETTING TO K NO W Y O U BETTERM EM BER PRO FIL O F BRO O K E BAL ANTYNE E LLinda H ow ard, L ibrarian; Linda.h ow ard@ f e rh e al .ca ras t hFras e r H e al , Bas e d atSurre y M e m orial os pit th H alBrook e Bal yne , a re ce ntgraduat oft e Univ rs it ofBrit h l ant e h e y isCol bia’s L um ibrary and I orm at Scie nce s M as t rs program , is t e nf ion e hcl inicalibrarian atRiv rv w H os pit L l e ie al ibrary. Linda H ow ard re ce ntylcaugh tup w it Brook e f an int rv w … h or e ieW h atatract d you t l t e o ibrary and inf at s cie nce ? H ow did you orm ion f te l ind h ibrary s ch ool xpe rie nce pre pare d you f t e re al orl e or h w d oflibrarie s ?W h atf tatract d m e t t is f l w as t e de s ire t re m ain inv v d in irs t e o h ie d h o oles om e w ay w it t e larning proce s s , or in ot e r w ords t re m ain a h h e h o“ rpe t s t nt f as l as pos s ibl. I s t e d of in l pe ual ude ” or ong e art f ibrarys ch ool it t e int ntt be com e a Ch il n’s L w h h e o dre ibrarian, w h ich w ouldh av al e d m e t larn aboutpare nt ood, t e ch il n t e m s e le s , e l ow o e h h dre h vand w h atm ak e s good ch il n’s le rat . Th is is s om e t ing I w oul dre it ure h ds t lov t do. H ow e v r, m y de s ire f an e v r-e xpanding h oriz on of ill e o e or einf at ld m e t t e are a ofCl orm ion e o h inical ibrarians h ip, w h ich s e e m e d Ls o rich in larning opport ie s t atI coul re s is tit draw . e unit h dn’t sM y e xpe rie nce in library s ch ool as v d. I t d t t e as m any w arie rie o akcours e s as I coul in dife re ntare as ofl d f ibrarians h ip and w h il I h av e ede f e l us e d a l oft e s k il I acq uire d t rough m y cours e w ork , I init y ot h ls hnow re cogniz e h ow uniq ue e ach l ibrarian’s j is , and h ow dificulitis ob f tt capt alt e s k il ne e de d t do t e j w it in t e t e pe riod ofa o ure lh l s o h ob h h imt o-ye ar m as t r’s program . Ne e dls s t s ay, m y pract w e e o icum and co-ops t nte xpe rie nce h av be e n inv uabl t m e . ude e al e oTe lm e aboutyour pre s e ntpos it atRiv rv w H os pit L l ion e ie al ibrary. W h atdo you e nj m os taboutt is pos it oy h ion?I m y pre s e ntpos it atRiv rv w H os pit L n ion e ie al ibrary, I s upe rv e and is
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