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The quarterly newsletter of the Health Libraries Association of British Columbia.

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  • V um e 31 I s ue 2 ol s Sum m e r 2008H LABC FO RUM
  • PAGE 2 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM TABLE O F CO NTENTS Edit orial ...............................................................3 Pre s ide nt M e s s age .......................................... 4 s V Pre s ide nt M e s s age .................................. 6 ice s Tre as ure rs Re port .............................................6 Ne w M e m be rs .....................................................7 W e bs it Re port .................................................. 7 e CH L Re port...................................................... 8 A e H L Updat .....................................................9 bc e BCL Conf re nce ...............................................10 A e Re s ide nt Lial ibrary Se rv s Proj ct................... 12 ice e H igh l Efe ct e L y f iv ibrarians .................................. 13 CAL / LACBD Conf re nce .................................... 14 e H L ABC Spring W ork s h op: H ow t re ad a pape r 17 o Te ch nol ogy: O pe n Source Sofw are ...................18 t Europe an Conf re nce EAH I e L............................. 20 BilC-61.............................................................. 22 l Ge ting t K now You : De bbie M onk m an........... 23 t o Ge ting t K now You : Yv te I aralxi............. 26 t o e t ps e Not s From t e Afe rle : Adrie nne Cl ........... 27 e h t if ark Upcom ing ...........................................................29 Th 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 h As s ociat ofBC, I ion SSN: 0826-0125 Subm is s ions and s t ide as are w e l e d. ory com Publ ion is notguarant e d and m anus cript m ay be e dit d. icat e s e Cont 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 x6821 For H L ABC m e m be rs h ip inf at orm ion, v itour w e bs it atw w w .h l is e 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 t h Fe 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
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 3E DITO RIAL CO L ABO RATIO N : LGue s tEdit De v Gre ys on, I orm at Spe cial t UBC Ce nt f H e al ors on nf ion is , re or thSe rv s and Pol Re s e arch and Ana Ros a Bl , H L ice icy ue ABC V -Pre s ide nt ice ;W ork Saf BC Corporat L e e ibraryW h e n w e de cide d t co-e ditt is s um m e r’s Forum , Col o h l aborat ions e e m e d a natural oice oft e m e . W e re cogniz e d t atour t am ing ch h h eup as a gue s t dit duo w as indicat e oft e w ay h e al l -e or iv h t ibrarie s hand l ibrarians acros s our prov ince f unct – as l ing e xam pls of ion iv epe opl w ork ing t t e r t accom pl h com m on goal. e oge h o is sW it in t is is s ue you w ilf re port on t e com bine d e fort of h h lind s h f sm any w h o k e e p our prof s s ional e organiz at ions running. O urpre s ide ntgiv s a t orough l att e m any H L e h ook h ABCaccom pl h m e nt oft e pas tye ar, w h il our abl t as ure r and w e b is s h e e rem anage r cont inue t k e e p our organiz at h e al y. O ur ne w o ion thH LABC/ L ch apt r l on k e e ps us conne ct d w it our CH A e iais e hcol ague s acros s t e count Th e e nt Exe cut e Com m ite e of le h ry. ire iv tH LABC h as our s ince re appre ciat f alt e ir h ard w ork ion or lht rough outt e ye ar. h hAlo in t is s um m e r’s Forum , w e h av re port on s e v ral s h e s ecol l aborat e proj ct : H L iv e s ABC’s fags h ip col l l aborat oft e e H L ion h BC,our Afil ion Agre e m e ntw it BCL t e Re s ide nt L f iat h A, h ial ibrary Se rv s iceproj ct and t e w orl ofO pe n Source Sofw are . Re ad on f e , h d t orconf re nce re port and updat on t e ne w propos e d f de ral e s e h ecopyrigh tlgis l ion. Don’tm is s t e al ays -f prof e s ofH L e at h w un il ABCm e m be rs ne w , ol and j tpl int re s t d us ain e ing. Final t e l tof l h is y,upcom ing conf re nce s is al ays good t h av on your radar, e w o epart arl ifyou w antt pl a h ol icul y o an iday t com bine w it a o hconf re nce . eTh is is s ue oft e Forum - l e alt e w ork w e do atH L h ik lh ABC - ow e sm uch t m any, and w oul noth av com e t t e r w it outt e o d e oge h h hcom bine d and col laborat e e fort ofyou, t e m e m be rs h ip. Th ank iv f s hyou t alw h o cont o l ribut d t t is is s ue , be itby s ubm iting copy, e o h tm ak ing t e f an int rv w , or puting your t ch nical k il t w ork im or e ie t e s l o sin t e product oft e ne w s lte r. I is your e nt us ias t e fort t at h ion h e t t h ic f s hm ade itpos s ibl t bring t is is s ue t f ion. e o h o ruitW at t e H L ch h ABC l t e rv f t e calf s ubm is s ions t t e W int r is s or h lor o h eis s ue , and plas e cons ide r s h aring w h atyou s e e , k now and ee xpe rie nce w it your h e al l h t ibrary col ague s ! h leEnj t e s um m e r! oy h
  • PAGE 4 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM PRESIDENT’S M ESSAGE Diana H al H L l ABC Pre s ide nt BC Cance r Age ncy L , ; ibrary Sum m e r gre e t ings t H L o ABC M e m be rs w h e t e r l h ong-t e or ne w ! im I w antt be gin by s aying w h ata priv e ge and plas ure ith as be e n o il e t s e rv as pre s ide ntoft e H e al L o e h t ibrarie s As s ociat ofBrit h h ion is Col bia f 2007-2008 and t w ork w it s uch gre atpe opl on t e um or o h e h e xe cut e and in t e m e m be rs h ip oft is v al iv h h it organiz ation! Plas e e j m e in w e l ing Ana Ros a Bl , w h o s t s in June as oin com ue art pre s ide ntf 2008-2009 , and h e r e xe cut e t am . or iv e For t e ir s t adf te ne rgy and h ard w ork ov r t e pas tye ar, m y h e as e h s ince re s tgrat ude goe s t pas t it o -pre s ide ntK are n M acDone l v l ice , pre s ide ntpre s ide nt lctAna Ros a Bl , t as ure r Anne Al / -e e ue re l r, gaie s e cre t M e gan Crouch , Forum l ary ayoute dit K ris t Clm e nt or a e , Forum coordinat e dit Daw n Bas s e t, Forum gue s te dit ing or t ors Pat ricia Fos t r, De v Gre ys on, and Ana Ros a Bl , w e bs it e on ue e coordinat Robyn-Joy I al e n, and l t e rv m anage r, K at y or ngv l s is s h H ornby. W it t e Forum ’s t e m e ofcol h h h laborat in m ind and re fe ct on ion l ing collaborat e pract t re inv iv ice o igorat our l e ibrary as s ociat ions , I w ould l e t re cap s om e oft e not e act it s and ach ie v m e nt oft e ik o h abl iv ie e s h ye ar. I O ct r I re pre s e nt d H L n obe e ABC att e al h l-day L ibrary 2020 Sym pos ium in Burnaby w h e re t e BC l h ibrary com m unit incl y, uding e H L and EL m e tt dis cus s “ h e f ure ofl bc N, o t ut ibrary collaborat in ion BC,” cons ide ring q ue s t ions s uch as “ h e re w ilyou be ?I w h at W l n form w ilour l l ibrarie s be ?W h atw ilour us e rs e xpe ct– and re q uire ? l ” Th e pre s e nt ions and t e dis cus s ion as capt d in col ul at h ure ourf graph ics by t e oficial is tare ath tp:/l h f art t /ibrary2020.bcl ibrary.ca. Alo in O ct r, s e v ral L s obe e H ABC m e m be rs ate nde d t e V L t h O UG Final Ev ntw h e re Ul de St e r s pok e on " e Prof s s ional e e la rick Th e Se arch e r in t e Googl Age " (h tp:/v l ancouv r.bc.ca/ n- h e t / al .v e s oct 07.pdf;h tp:/w w w .de s t e r.com ). Th e h is t oft e V t / rick ory h ancouv r e O nl Us e rs Group w h ich h igh l t t e v ue ofprof s s ional ine igh s h al e organiz at ions (l ath tp:/h l ink t / abc.bc.ca/ s ociat as ions .h t l m ; h tp:/w w w .ne t t / pac.com / ol v ugh x.h t ). v ug/ ol m Th e Aut n ge ne ral e e t w as h e l t e e v ning ofNov m be r 22 um m ing d h e e w it Dr. Andy Col an oft e BC Cance r Age ncy s pe ak ing on h dm h s cie nt ic bas ics and pot nt f v if e ialor accinat and s cre e ning in t e ion h cont xtofh um an papil a v e l om irus (H PV cont . I w as v o–l e d ) rol t ide ink t t e BCCA s it in K e l na w h e re t o or t re e m e m be rs ate nde d. o h e ow w h t For t e W int r s ocial h e brunch m e e t ing, m e m be rs ofCH L ABSC A/ UBC SL S St ntI e re s tGroup j AI ude nt oine d us att e UBC K oe rne r h L ibrary and f a t oft e Barbe r L arning Ce nt on Sat or our h e re urday, January 19 . I w as alo an occas ion t re m e m be r Dav Nobl, a t s o id e founding m e m be r ofH L ABC in 19 77, s e cond pre s ide nt le t e , if im
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 5m e m be r, and f e r h e ad ofBC Cance r Age ncy L orm ibrary 19 76-2002,w h o h ad die d e arl r t atm ont . ie h h I l u ofa ge ne ral e e t on M arch 27, t e re w as notonl t e co- n ie m ing h y hs pons ore d BCL conf re nce in m id-April alo t e day-l A e but s h ongSpring W ork s h op on Crit l Ev uat Re s e arch Pape rs – ical y al ingEs s e nt Sk il , pre s e nt d by L ial l s e inds ay Gl oft e H e al Scie nce s ynn h t hL ibrary atM e m orial Univ rs it ofNe w f e y oundl and, atVancouv r Publ e icL ibrary on M ay 20. Att e e nd ofM ay m ore t an 15 H L h h ABC m e m be rs ate nde d t e t hs t ul ing Canadian H e al L im at t ibrarie s As s ociat conf re nce 4 t e - h ion e imz one s aw ay in H alax (h tp:/w w w .ch l if t / a-abs c.ca/ 2008). As pre s ide ntIate nde d t e CH L Ch apt r Pre s ide nt ’ L t h A e s unch w h e rere pre s e nt iv s oft e board and t e 15 or s o ch apt rs s h are d brie f at e h h ere port h igh l t a m yriad ofact v ie s acros s t e count Th e s igh ing it it h ry.l ion ne xtye ar w ilbe t e -z one f ndl W innipe g (w w w .ch l ocat l im rie y a-abs c.ca/ 2009 / t e n K ings t ), h on,O N in 2010 and Cal gary in 2011.Ev n ifyou can’tate nd in pe rs on, do e xpl t e re s ource s on t e e t ore h hw e bs it and j CH L t col e oin A o laborat w it t e s t e h h rong cros s -count ryne t ork ofcol ague s ! w l eTw o h igh l t ofye ar w e re t e v ry act e col igh s h e iv laborat ofH L ion ABCand it m e m be rs w it t o ot e r prov s h w h ince -w ide library organiz at ions ,BCL and e H L I De ce m be r H L A bc. n ABC oficial s igne d a t re e -ye ar f l y hAfil ion Agre e m e ntw it t e Brit h Col bia L f iat h h is um ibrary As s ociat ion(h tp:/w w w .bcl t / a.bc.ca/ t atK are n M acDone lh ad abl ne got e d t ) h l y iat oprom ot m ut ne t ork ing and coope rat e ual w ion. Th e t o as s ociat w ionsre m ain aut onom ous , butour m e m be rs can ate nd t e BCL t h Aconf re nce att e ir m e m be r rat s and can act e l prom ot h e al e h e iv y e thinf at s t am s att e conf re nce . orm ion re h e Ana Ros a and I cont ribut d t e H L e h ABC pe rs pe ct e att e BCL iv h Aconf re nce program pl e anning com m ite e m e e t in Nov m be r t ing ew h e re pre s e nt ion propos al w e re s e lct d. Ana Ros a cont at s e e inue d t os e rv on t e com m ite e , and w e w e re de l t d t atH L e h t igh e h ABC co-s pons ore d s e v ral e s s ions inv v our m e m be rs att e BCL e s oling h Aconf re nce in Rich m ond, April e 17-19 .(h tp:/w w w .bcl t / a.bc.ca/ 2008% 20Conf re nce / f t px) e de aul .as A gre atnum be r ofus t ook adv age oft e opport y t ate nd ant h unit o tBCL s e s s ions and m e e ta w ide range ofl A ibrary col ague s and lev ndors . O ur PR broch ure w it appl ion f e h icat orm w as updat d, eprint d, and av abl att e conf re nce as w e las be ing adde d t e ail e h e l ot e w e bs it . A part ar h igh l tw as t e e -H L re ce pt h e icul igh h bc ion, April , 19w h ich did doubl dut as a s pring s ocial e e t f us . e y m ing or M any ofyou, ofcours e , are v ry act e l inv v d on com m ite e s of e iv y ole tt e Elct h e ronic H e al L t ibrary ofBC (h tp:/e h l h t / bc.ca/ and w h il t is ), e hcol l aborat e init iv pe rh aps ne e ds no int iv iat e roduction, itis w ort he m ph as iz ing t atitis t rough your w ork t ate H L “ h h h bc prov s t e ide hacade m ic and h e al care com m unit ofBrit h Col bia w it e as y th y is um hacce s s t onl h e al l o ine t ibrary re s ource s .” h
  • PAGE 6 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM As f H L or ABC m e e t ings f 2007-2008, t e e xe cut e m e tatt e BC or h iv h Cance r Age ncy in V ancouv r on Se pt 17, O ct 19 , De c. 11, and e . . April w it Anne Al 11, h l r in Prince Ge orge us ual ate nding by gaie l t y t lph one . Tw o oft e e xe cut e , M e gan Crouch and Daw n Bas s e t, e e h iv t h ad t de partin t e s pring t go on m at rnit lav . o h o e y e e Congrat at ul ions and h e art s tt ank s t e dit Ana Ros a Bl , ie h o ors ue K ris t Clm e nt and De v Gre ys on, and t alw h o cont a e , on o l ribut d t e ir e h col laborat e h ard w ork producing t is is s ue f us t s av iv h or o our ov r e t e s um m e r and f l h al. V ry be s tw is h e s f a re l e or axing and re -e nge rgiz ing s um m e r! VCE -PRESIDENT’S I M ESSAGE Ana Ros a Bl , W ork Saf BC Corporat L ue e e ibrary H el H L lo ABC M e m be rs , I is unbe l v e t atm y t nure as V -Pre s ide nth as w ound t ie abl h e ice dow n, and t e th orch ofPre s ide nt h as pas s e d t m e . I h as be e n an o t h onour t h av s e rv d w it t is ye ar’s Exe cut e : Diana, K are n, o e e h h iv Anne , M e gan, Daw n, Pat ricia and De v Robyn-Joy, and K at y. on, h Th e de dicat and dil nce oft e s e indiv ion ige h idual h as m ade m y j s ob e forte s s . M y s ince re appre ciat goe s t e ach m e m be r oft e f l ion o h Exe cut e , and t alm e m be rs ofH L iv o l ABC, f your cont or inue d s upport oft e w ork and e v nt organiz e d on your be h al I am l ing h e s f . ook f ard, v ry m uch , t t e com ing ye ar, and w ork ing w it t e ne w orw e o h h h Exe cut e t bring e xcit ne w larning opport ie s and iv o ing e unit program m e s t our m e m be rs and afil e m e m be rs . o f iat Th ank you, e v ryone , f your ongoing e nt us ias m and int re s tin e or h e H LABC! H av a s af and t rrif s um m e r! e e e ic H LABC TREASURER ’S R EPO RT Anne Al l r, H L gaie ABC Tre as ure r and M e m be rs h ip Co-ordinat or; Nort e rn H e al L h t ibrary, Prince Ge orge Re gional os pit h H al M e m be rs h ips : L e t e M e m be rs 7 if im Re gul M e m be rs 75 ar St nt 3 ude s ____________________ Tot M e m be rs h ip: 85 al Curre ntBank Bal ance : I e s t e ntAccount$1,880.63 nv m Ch e q uing Account$11,320.37 ____________________ Tot : $ al 12,200.00
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 7W EL M E CO O UR NEW M EM BERS !Daw n Boh m e - Bouch e r I t ut ofNat ns it e uropat ic M e dicine hSuz anne Ge ba - Singlt Urq uh artL P, Ph ys iot e rapy As s ociat e on L h ion ofB.C.L a Ge ys e l I e rior H e al , Th om ps on Cariboo Sh us w ap H e al is - nit t h th Scie nce s L ibraryYv te I aralxi - V e t ps e ancouv r Com m unit L e y ibrary, V ancouv re Coas t H e al al t hM art a Gonz alz Pal h e acios - SFU - W AC Be nne t L t ibraryTe naya Joh ns on - Fras e r H e al Aut orit M SA Ge ne ral os pit th h y, H al L ibraryEl h e ba M ut - Program Anal t Ph arm ace ut is uri ys , ical rv s , BC Se ice M inis t ofH e al . ry thDougl Salw e de l I orm at Re s ource Coordinat Canadian as z - nf ion or, I t ut f t e Re l fofPain and Dis abily (CI ns it e or h ie it RPD)Jos e ph Scarf - Fras e r H e al Aut orit Ridge M e adow s H os pit e t h h y, al L ibraryL a Te l - H arpe r Gre y L P iis l a LCh ris t Tribe - H arpe r Gre y L P ina LM EM BERSH I R ENEW AL TI E ! P MO ur ne w Fis cal ar be gan on June 1. I you h av notye tre ne w e d Ye f eyour m e m be rs h ip, be s ure t do s o! oM e m be rs h ip in H L ABC is a gre atde alatonl $ yr ($ f , y 25/ 15 ors t nt ). M e m be r be ne f s incl acce s s t t e m e m be rs -onl ude s it ude o h ys e ct oft e w e bs it , ne t ork ing and CE opport ie s , and ion h e w unitm e m be r rat s atH L e ABC and BCL e v nt . Th e m e m be rs h ip f A e s ormcan be dow nl oade d from our w e bs it : h tp:/h l e t / abc.bc.ca/I t e re are ch ange s t your cont inf at fh o act orm ion, be s ure t s e nd ot os e t Anne alo. W e dontw antt l e you! h o s o osW EBSITE R EPO RTRobyn I al e n, H L ngv l s ABC W e bs it Coordinat V e or; ancouv r I l H e al e s and thAut orit h yW e curre nty h av 77 pe opl s igne d up on t e w e bs it . Th e curre nt l e e h em e m be rs h ip dire ct is on t e s it unde r “ e m be rs onl on t e ory h e m y” hAboutH L ABC page . Th e s it cont e inue s t re q uire m inim al ork . o wPlas e f ard any inf at you w oul l e on t e s it dire cty t e orw orm ion d ik h e l oRobyn I al e n atGe e k girl ngv l s 05@ s h aw .ca and indicat clarl e e yw h e re and f h ow l you w oul l e itpos t d. During t e s um m e r or ong d ik e hI h ope t t itup, ge ting up t dat inf at o idy t o e orm ion. Face book h as notgrow n atal t ough itis a good f lh , orum f dis cus s ion w h e n e v nt do or e soccur, s o t e group w ilre m ain act e . h l iv
  • PAGE 8 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM CH L R EPO RT A Sh annon Long, CH L ABSC Tre as ure r;Rich m ond H os pit L A/ al ibrary, Vancouv r Coas t H e al e al th I am v ry plas e d t announce t atI am t e ne w H L e e o h h ABC ch apt r e l on t CH L ABSC. I addit t re gul e xe cut e rols (m ine is iais o A/ n ion o ar iv e Tre as ure r) e ach CH L board m e m be r is re s pons ibl f l ing w it A e or iais h one or t o l w ocal apt rs . Th is h e l f it e com m unicat and ch e ps acilat ion l age s be t e e n t e nat ink w h ionaland ch apt r lv l. For as l as I e e e s ong h av be e n a h e al l e t ibrarian and ate nding H L h t ABC m e e t ings , BC h as h ad re pre s e nt ion on t e CH L board. Now itis m y t at h A urn! Gone are t e days w h e n ch apt rs w e re re q uire d t s e nd “ h e o updat s ” e t be publ h e d in BM C, t e ol printj o is h d ournalNow t e CH L w e bs it . h A e s e rv s as a gat e ring pl f ch apt r ne w s and e v nt . O ur e h ace or e e s re s ource f W e bm as t r h as s e tup a s pe cialCh apt r Ne w s Forum ” ul e “ e f you t us e . Tak e a m om e ntt v itt e w e b page and pos tit m s or o o is h e t atm ay be ofint re s tt your col ague s acros s t e count h e o l e h ry! (h tp:/ch l t / a-abs c.ca/ q =e n/ ? node / )49 CH L ABSC is e ncouraging it m e m be rs and t os e ofl A/ s h ocal ch apt rs t ge tinv v d in upcom ing nat e o ole ional e ct , t am s and proj s e t k f as orce s . You coul h e l w it w e b page e nh ance m e nt , as s is tin d p h s pl anning l ocal and onl w ork s h ops , or pe rh aps w rit an art e or ine e icl book re v w f CH L onl j ie or A’s ine ournal(h tp:/ch l . t / a- abs c.ca/ q =e n/ ? node / ) Th e re are m any ot e r w ays t atyou can 139 h h s h are your t e nt . K e e p your e ye on t e w e bs it and an e ar t t e al s h e o h ground. Th e re are al ays opport ie s . w unit
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 9e H L Updat BC eGre g Row e l M anage r, Fras e r H e al L l, t ibrary Se rv s h iceI AprilI m ode rat d t e pane l cus s ion “ -H L Ne w n , e h dis e bc:O pport ie s f Col unit or laborat and M e e t Uniq ue Us e r Group ion ingNe e ds ” t atw as pre s e nt d att e j h e h ointBCL H L A/ ABC Conf re nce . I e tw as a ch ance f us t com pare and dis cus s t e e xpe rie nce s oft e or o h hacade m ic, h e al and afil e e -H L m e m be rs . Nots urpris ingl th f iat bc y,from t e L e r M ainl t t e H e artand our h e al and acade m ic h ow and o h l thm e m be rs appre ciat and m ak e good us e ofe -H L re s ource s . e bcFurt e r, e -H L re s ource s h av s e e n incre dibl upt e by v ry h bc e e ak eappre ciat e us e rs t e Ph ys iot e rapis t As s ociat ofBC (PABC). iv h h s ion Sh annon L ong f rom Rich m ond H os pit (V A) L al CH ibrary prov d an ideov rv w ofa s h orts urv y s h e h ad H e al Aut orit (H A) l e ie e t h h y ibrarianscom plt . Sh e as k e d H A part rs aboutt e ir s ource off e e ne h unding, t e him pacton L ibrary s t f lv l, curre ntprogram s f e nd us e r afing e e s ortraining and f ure pl f t ut ans or raining. Sh e alo pre s e nt d a m ore in- s ede pt l att e im pactofe -H L h as h ad on V h ook h bc ancouv r Coas t e alH e al Aut orit O fnot - Sh annon h as prov d ov r 180 t t h h y. e ide e rainings e s s ions on e -H L re s ource s . Nancy L v s q ue (Th om ps on Riv rs bc e e eUniv rs it re v w e d t e re as ons f cre at t e cons ort , it e y) ie h or ing h ium ’sim pacton s t nt graduat f ude s ing rom h e al program s and w ork ing in thrural and re m ot are as ofBC and t e f al s e s s m e ntoft e e h orm as hcons ort ’s out ium com e s and im pact Euge ne Bars k y (UBC Scie nce .and Engine e ring L ibrarian, w h o up unt days be f t e pre s e nt ion il ore h atw as t e Ph ys iot e rapy O ut ach L h h re ibrarian atUBC’s I ing K Barbe r rvL arning Ce nt ), s pok e oft e w ork h e unde rt e re h ook t bring t e PABC o hint t e e -H L as it f tafil e m e m be r and t e pos it e im pact o h bc s irs f iat h ivt ath av acce s s t e -H L re s ource s w as h av f PABC h ing o bc ing orm e m be rs . Jo Anne Ne w ye ar Ram ire z updat d t e audie nce on e hcurre nte H L Adm inis t iv Ce nt f bc rat e re unct ions incl uding t e Us e r hSurv y and t e E-Box (t e Ne w Product Se lct Box). e h h s e ionI w ilbe a bus y s um m e r f t e e -H L W ork cont t l or h bc. inue s on t e hBus ine s s Cas e updat , a Ne w Product Surv y and anal is oft e e s e ys hUs e r Surv y dat Bruce Ch ow t e cons ul h ire d t w rit t e f t e a. h tant o e h irsbus ine s s cas e , w h ich prov d guidance f t e f tt re e ye ars , h as ide or h irs hbe e n re h ire d t updat t e Bus ine s s Cas e f anot e r 3 ye ars . A o e h or hNe w Product rank ing s urv y w ilbe dis t s e l ribut d and a Ne got ions e iatAdv ory Te am w ilbe f e d and be gin de l rat is l orm ibe ions aroundpot nt ne w re s ource s in pre parat f t e l ns ing re ne w al e ial ion or h ice andt e pos s ibl addit ofcont ntt t e e xis t cons orth e ion e o h ing ium product . sTh ank s t alt os e w h o part o lh icipat d in t e Us e r Surv y. Th e e h eEv uat Te am w ilbe re v w ing t e dat and us e itt inf al ion l ie h a o ormf ure dire ct ut ions and s upportt e re v e d bus ine s s cas e . And w it t e h is h hannounce d de part ofJo Anne Ne w ye ar Ram ire z (t an AUL ure opos it atUBC), t e proce s s is curre nty unde rw ay t f a ne w e - ion h l o indH L Coordinat Th ank s t Sh annon, Euge ne , Nancy and Jo Anne bc or. oNe w ye ar Ram ire z f t e ir part or h icipat in t is pre s e nt ion. ion h at
  • PAGE 10 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM CO L ABO RATIV BCL CO NFERENCE S ESSIO NS L E A De v Gre ys on, I orm at Spe cial t UBC Ce nt f H e al Se rv s and on nf ion is , re or th ice Pol Re s e arch icy Att is ye ars Brit h Col bia L h is um ibrary As s ociat Conf re nce , ion e H LABC col laborat d w it t e BCL I orm at Pol and e h h A nf ion icy I e l ct Fre e dom com m ite e s t pre s e ntt o e xcit h e al - nt l ual e t o w ing th re l e d w ork s h ops . at ACTI N FO R H O EALTH Dr. El n Bala, a f l e k acul m e m be r in t e Sch ool Com m unicat at t y h of ion Sim on Fras e r Univ rs it and att e Ce nt f Cl e y h re or inical Epide m iology and Ev uat atV A, pre s e nt d a port ofh e r re ce ntre s e arch al ion CH e ion proj ctf e ocus s ing on h e al inf at t h orm ion. Th e SSH RC f unde d proj ct e , t ld ACTI N f H e al , e xam ine d t e product ite O or th h ion, cons um pt and ion us e ofh e al inf at in v t h orm ion arious s e tings . t I h e r pre s e nt ion t BCL Dr. Bala s h are d re s ul ofa cl t r of n at o A, k ts us e studie s re garding l us e r is s ue s w it h e al inf at ay h th orm ion. Se tings t w e re : a publ l c ibrary h e al re f re nce de s k , an I e rne tt rm inal a th e nt e in cl w ait room , an onl s urv y and a l inic ing ine e ibrary program de s igne d t t ach us e rs t us e t e BC H e al guide onl . o e o h t h ine A m aj for inding Dr. Bala h igh l t d w as t ath um an int rm e diarie s k igh e h e re m ain ne ce s s ary t h e l h e al inf at s e e k e rs ov r com e o p t h orm ion e barrie rs t bot f o h inding and m ak ng s e ns e ofh e al inf at th orm ion. Sh e ide nt ie d k e y inf ant e m be dde d in s ocial t ork s as a if orm s ne w s ucce s s f s t e gy f h e l ul rat or ping us e rs m e e tt e ir h e al inf at h th orm ion ne e ds , and e ncourage d l ibrarie s t t ink aboutw h att is m igh tm e an o h h f us : ge ting outofour l or t ibrarie s , or part ring w it nurs e s and ot e r ne h h h e al prof s s ional w h o al ady w ork w it our inf at s e e k e rs . th e s re h orm ion Dr. Bala, alo a w om e ns s t k s udie s e xpe rt not d t atge nde r , e h dynam ics w e s e e in ofl h e al inf at s e e k ing pe rs is tonl , fine th orm ion ine nam e l t atitt nds otbe “ om e ns w ork .” Final s h e re m inde d us y h e w ly, t atacce s s doe s note q ual e : itis note nough t buil a gre at h us o d cons um e r h e al inf at re s ource ifw e do notf w ays t t h orm ion ind o int grat itint pe opls w ays off e e o e unct ioning. Th e ACTI N f H e al s e s s ion att e BCL Conf re nce w as v ry O or th h A e e w e l ce iv d, and h ad a l l-re e arge t urnout part arl f , icul y rom t e h e al h th librarian cont inge nt Th e s e s s ion w as cos pons ore d by H L . ABC and t e BCL I orm at Pol Com m ite e . Proj ctm at rial are be ing h A nf ion icy t e e s arch iv d in t e SFU I t ut e h ns it ional pos it Re ory, h tp:/ir.l f t / ib.s u.ca/ andl/ 2/ h e 189 3701. O PEN M EDICINE During t e f h inal conf re nce bl att e 2008 Brit h Col bia e ock h is um Library As s ociat conf re nce in Rich m ond, a s e s s ion pack e d w it ion e h m any intriguing w ork s h ops , I h ad t e priv e ge ofconv ning a t k by h il e al Anit Palpu and De an Gius t t ld O pe n M e dicine : Th e f tye ar a e ini, ite irs ofinde pe nde nt ope n-acce s s publ h ing. Th e s e s s ion w as , is cos pons ore d by t e BCL I e l ct Fre e dom Com m ite e , BCL h A nt l ual e t A
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  • PAGE 12 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM R ESIDENTIAL LBRARY S ERVCES PRO JECT:: CO L ABO RATIO N IN I I L ACTI NO L inda H ow ard, Librarian, Fras e r H e al L t ibrary Se rv s @ Surre y M e m orial h ice H os pit al Fras e r H e al Lt ibrary Se rv s goal t prov t e l l h ice is o ide im y ibrary s e rv s t t e s t f ph ys icians and s t nt afil e d w it Fras e r ice o h af, ude s f iat h H e al Aut orit t s upporte v nce -bas e d pract . Re s ide nt t h h y o ide ice ial Se rv s w it in t e Fras e r H e al Aut orit prov s m anage m e nt ice h h th h y ide and lade rs h ip t ov r 88 re s ide nt care f it s w it in t e Fras e r e o e ial acilie h h H e al . Approxim at l 22 oft e s e f it s are Fras e r H e al ow ne d t h e y h acilie t h and ope rat d w it t e re m ainde r oft e f it s be ing priv e l e h h h acilie at y ope rat d re ce iv ope rat grant f e ing ing s rom t e Fras e r H e al . Th is h t h pape r w ilde s cribe t e inv v m e ntofl l h ole ibrary s e rv s in w ork ing w it ice h and ate m pt t im prov l t ing o e ibrary s e rv s t alre s ide nt s e rv s ice o l ial ice s t fin col af l aborat w it k e y re s ide nt s e rv s m anage rs . ion h ial ice Me e tings , Bl oody M e e tings Th e Re s ide nt Lial ibrary Proj ctde v l d outofa f w m e e t e e ope e ings h e ld be t e e n t e l w h ibrarian and t e Re s ide nt Se rv s M anage r. h ial ice Re s ide nt Se rv s ’ goal as t im prov t e q ualy ofcare acros s ial ice w o e h it t e h e al aut orit in re s ide nt s e rv s f it s . Se v ral h t h h y ial ice acilie e pract ice guide l s w e re be ing de v l d and dis t ine e ope ribut d t t e 88 f it s . e o h acilie Educat ional days h ad be e n im plm e nt d and pl e e anne d f re s ide nt or ial f it s f t e pas t3 ye ars . Som e re s ource s h ad be e n ide nt ie d acilie or h if and purch as e d f t e re s ide nt care f it s . Th e f it s w e re or h ial acilie acilie dis t ribut d ov r a w ide ge ograph ic are a f e e rom Burnaby t H ope . o Re s ide nt Se rv s e xpre s s e d a de s ire f l ial ice or ibrary h e l in t ing t e p ak h ne xts t ps . e Library I e rv nt nt e ions L ibrary Se rv s w as as k e d t as s is tw it re s ource de v l e ntand ice o h e opm acce s s t appropriat re s ource s in a ce nt iz e d m anne r. Th e f t o e ral irs q ue s t t atw as e xpl d w as w h o w oul be t e pot nt us e rs . I ion h ore d h e ial t w as de t rm ine d t att e k e y us e rs w oul be cl e h h d inical nurs e e ducat , ors dire ct ofcare and al d h e al prof s s ional. W h atk ind of ors lie t h e s re s ource s w oul be m os tde s irabl?Furt e r dis cus s ions re v ald d e h e e t atge riat nurs ing t xt h ric e book s and v os / Ds w oul be m os t ide DV d re lv . Th e Canadian Nurs e s As s ociat re com m e nde d l tof e ant ion is book s f t e ge riat nurs ing ce rt icat w as ide nt ie d as a good or h ric if ion if pl t s t f re s ource de v l e nt Th e l ace o art or e opm . ibrarian t e n s e tabout h cre at a re com m e nde d l tofpurch as e s . I w as alo de cide d t at ing is t s h t re e copie s ofe ach re com m e nde d re s ource w oul be purch as e d h d and h ous e d in t e t re e re s ource l h h ibrarie s in t e Fras e r H e al . h t h O nce t e re s ource s w e re re ce iv d, t e y w e re cat ogue d and h e h al tagge d RESI DENTI SERVCES LBRARY CO L ECTI N t AL I I L O o prov addit ide ional acce s s in our onl cat ogue . Anot e r k e y ine al h de cis ion t atw as m ade w as t atitw as agre e d borrow ing priv e ge s h h il w oul be e xt nde d t alRe s ide nt Care s t fincl d e o l ial af uding non Fras e r H e al s t f t af. h
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 13An ins t ional h e e tw as cre at d de s cribing t e s t ps t t e f ruct s e h e o ak oracce s s ing t e re s ource s v t e l h ia h ibrary cat ogue . W e t e n h ad a al ht run oft e ins t ions ut iz ing a coupl ofre s ide nt s e rv s rial h ruct il e ial iceprov rs t t s tt e ne w s ys t m . Th e de m ons t ion pe riod w e nt ide o e h e rats m oot l h y.W h atAboutElct e ronic JournalAcce s s ?Re s ide nt Se rv s ’ s t fw as alo k e e n t gain acce s s t t e ial ice af s o o hlibrary’s onl dat ine abas e s and e lct e ronic j ournal. Unf unat l w e s ort e yw e re notabl t grantt is acce s s due t e xis t l ns ing e o h o ing iceagre e m e nt . I it pl t e l s n s ace h ibrarian de cide d t de v l a one page o e opRe s ide nt Se rv s Journal at t atw oul be dis t ial ice W ch h d ribut d t al e o lre s ide nt s e rv s s t f Th e j ial ice af. ournal at w oul f w ch d ocus on re lve antonl jine ournal s uch as t e Journal Ge ront ogical s h of ol Nurs ing,Nurs ing O l r Pe opl, Th e Journal t e Am e rican Ge riat de e of h ricsSocie t Ly, ong Te rm Care and Ge riat Nurs ing. Th e re s pons e t t e ric o hjournal at w as t m e ndous . w ch reTh e L ibrarian alo ate nde d a Re s ide nt Se rv s m anage m e nt s t ial icem e e t and t e n l e r ate nde d t e annual s ide nt Se rv s ing h at t h Re ial iceEducat day as a pos t r e xh ibit Bot oft e s e e v nt prov d t ion e or. h h e s e obe v ry us e f f gaining addit e ulor ional upportand aw are ne s s oft e s he nh ance d l ibrary s e rv . iceConcl ion usTh e Re s ide nt Se rv s L ial ice ibrary proj cts t e d outs m al but e art l ,t rough dis cus s ions and gre at r unde rs t h e anding oft e ne e ds oft e h hus e r group gre w and de v l d. I ial e r group re s pons e t t e e ope nit us o he nh ance d l ibrary s e rv h as be e n v ry good and l ice e ibrary s t fis k e e n aft k e e p t e m om e nt going. Th e j o h um ournal at w ilcont w ch l inue t be ocom pild and dis t e ribut d e v ry 2 m ont s and f h e r out ach and e e h urt ree ducat ional iat e s are be ing cons ide re d. Th is proj ct init iv ede m ons t e s t e pow e r ofcol rat h laborat be t e e n t o s e rv s t at ion w w ice hcan t t e r cre at a pow e rf s yne rgy. L oge h e ul ibrarie s h av t e pot nt e h e ialt col o laborat w it ot e r groups ofh e al prov rs t buil m ore e h h t h ide o dm e aningf s e rv s . ul iceFO UR H ABI O F H I L EFFECTI E LBRARI TS GH Y V I ANS *1) O pe nne s s2) Re s pons iv ne s s e3) Col laboration4) Com m unication * Todd Gil an. “ e Four h abit ofh igh l e fe ct e l m Th s y f iv ibrarians ” Th e .Ch ronicl ofH igh e r Educat e ion. Acce s s e d f : romh tp:/ch ronicl.com /obs / w s / t / e j ne 2007/ 2007052301c/ 05/ print e .h t l on 23 abl mM ay 2007
  • PAGE 14 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM TH S K Y ’S E TH E LM I : I T E NTRE CI ET TERRE , TO UT EST EL PO SSI E . BL Ana Ros a Bl , H L ue ABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibrary CAL / LACBD ~ 46t Annual h Conf re nce 2008 – M ay 25 t 28, e o Sas k at oon, Sas k at e w an ch h tp:/w w w .cal t / lacbd.ca/ conf re nce s / e 2008/ f t t De aul m .h Th e annual conf re nce oft e Canadian As s ociat ofL L e h ion aw ibrarie s /As s ociat canadie nne de s bibl h èq ue s de droit (h e re inafe r ion iot , t re f rre d t as CAL ) w as a s upe rb conf re nce t is ye ar. From t e e o L e h h m om e ntofarriv att e conf re nce v nue , one w as s w e ptup by t e al h e e h e xcit m e ntofbe ing am ongs tcol ague s and f nds . O v r 240 e l e rie e conf re nce ate nde e s , pl 22 v ndors , w e re in ate ndance . Th e e t us e t conf re nce pl e anning com m ite e did a s plndid j oforganiz ing t e t e ob h conf re nce and s e curing a h e al y l -up ofe xpe rt t s h are t e ir e t ine h s o h k now ldge . W h atf l s is a brie fh is t ofCAL , a s ynops is oft e e olow ory L h s e s s ions ate nde d by t e w rit r, and obs e rv ions aboutt e t h e at h conf re nce . e H is tory ofCALL CAL t L race s it root back t t e l e 19 50s w h e n s om e Canadian s s o h at l l aw ibrarians w oul m e e tinf al att e Am e rican As s ociat of d orm l y, h ion L L aw ibrarie s (AAL ) annual e e t L m ings , t dis cus s m ut m ate rs of o ual t int re s t O n Jul 5, 19 63 CAL be cam e a f al s ociat e . y L orm as ion, be com ing a ch apt r ofAAL l e r t ats am e ye ar, and cont e L at h inuing as s uch unt 19 71. CAL is curre nty incorporat d as a f de ral il L l e e corporat w it outs h are capit unde r PartI oft e Corporat ion h al I h ions Act . CAL m e m be rs re pre s e nta w ide v t ofl l L arie y aw ibrary int re s t e s acros s Canada. I is a v h icl f t e e xch ange ofinf at and t e e or h orm ion ide as am ong m e m be rs , f t rs coope rat am ong Canadian l os e ion aw librarie s , and pl an im port partin t e prom ot acce s s t lgal ays ant h ing o e inf at f alCanadians . orm ion or l Synops is ofconf re nce s e s s ions at e nde d e t Sunny Sas k at oon w as atit re s plnde ntbe s tand e v n t e pe l s e e h icans w e re in t n t t e de l tofe v ryone ! Th e w e l e re ce pt w as ow o h igh e com ion h e l att e De l Be s s borough H ot la ‘ch at au’ s t e h ot l tby d h t a e , e yl e buil t e CNR in t e 19 30s . h h As w it ot e r conf re nce s , t e re w e re m any int re s t s e s s ions h h e h e ing f rom w h ich t ch oos e . I t e e nd, I ate nde d f e s e s s ions . o n h t iv L L aw ibrarie s Re ach ing f t e Sk y: Pract or h icalAppl ions of icat W e b 2.0 Te ch nol ogy Th is dynam ic and e nt rt e aining Plnary s e s s ion, pre s e nt d by e e Darlne Fich t r, Dat L e e a ibrary Coordinat Univ rs it of or, e y Sas k at e w an L ch ibrary and I rane tL nt ibrarian col nis tf O NLNE um or I m agaz ine , s e tt e t h one f an am az ing conf re nce . Fich t r’s l e l or e e iv y and e ngaging dis cus s ion ofe re d pract f icalips f incorporat W e b t or ing
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 152.0 t ch nol s int one ’s l e ogie o ibrary s e rv s . ice(h tp:/w w w .s l s h are .ne tf t r/aw -l t / ide /ich e l ibrarie s -re ach ing-f h e -s k y- or-tpract -appl ions -of e b-20-t ch nol ical icat -w e ogy)Fich t r ofe re d t e f l ing t : larn w it ot e rs ;m ix itup a lte ; e f h ol ow ips e h h itls h are w h atyou k now ;ne t ork onl ;t e t e t pl and larn; w ine ak im o ay eq uick e r t t and re m e m be r t w e ar ne w s h oe s . W e are t Se e - o ry o oAte nd-Act and k e e p our e ye s on t e h oriz on. t , hEv nce -Bas e d L ide ibrarians h ipTh is e ngaging s e s s ion w as pre s e nt d by V e irginia W ilon, sSas k at e w an H e al I orm at Re s ource s Part rs h ip. Ev nce ch t nf h ion ne ideBas e d L ibrarians h ip, (EBL is “ w ay t s ys t m at l e xam ine an ), a o e ical yis s ue t im prov de cis ion-m ak ing and av cos ty m is t e s .” o e oid l ak(h tp:/w w w .t e part rs h ip.ca/ ne rs h ip/ t / h ne part bins / e ndar_ page .as p? cal cid=85-1019 & l ang=1) EBLe nh ance s one ’s pract , by im prov ice ingde cis ion-m ak ing, s t am l re ining s e rv s and im plm e nt opt um ice e ing improce dure s . Adopt e v nce bas e d pract s h e l t incre as e ing ide ice ps ot e opport ie s f col h unit or l aborat and com m unicat as w e las ion ion lcre dibily am ongs tl it ibrary us e rs and f unding organiz at ions .W ilon h as de v l d an EBLToolit av abl at s e ope k , ail e :h tp:/e bl k it t / t ool .pbw ik i.com / Anyone int re s t d in t e h andoutand . e e hsl s f ide rom t e CAL conf re nce can go t h L e o:h tp:/e bl k it t / t ool .pbw ik i.com / l Cal-ACBC+ Conf re nce + Docum e nt e sAcce s s t Elct o e ronic CourtRe cords and PrivacyM r. Jus t Ge ral N. Al ice d lbrigh t CourtofQue e n’s Be nch f , orSas k at e w an;M r. Gary Dick s on, Q.C., Sas k at e w an I orm at ch ch nf ionand Priv acy Com m is s ione r;M r. Frédéric Pe l t r, CanLI M r. Paul l ie e I;Sch abas , Pre s ide ntofAd I DEM / Canadian M e dia L ye rs awAs s ociat ion, prov d an inf at e ov rv w oft e m ain conce rns ide orm iv e ie hre garding acce s s t e lct o e ronic courtre cords and priv acy.Canadian court h av re cogniz e d t atope n courtproce e dings are s e han im port cons t ut ant it ional principl. But t e incre as e d us e ofe -f ing e , h iland grow t ofcourtdocum e nt ov r t e I e rne tand com m e rcial h s e h ntdat abas e s rais e ne w conce rns . Th e us e oft is t ch nol incre as e s h e ogyt e ris k t atinf at conth h orm ion aine d in courtdocum e nt coul be us e d s df inappropriat act it s s uch as com m e rcial a m ining, ide nt yor e iv ie dat itt e f, s t k ing, h aras s m e ntand dis crim inath t al ion.Th e re is , as ye t no conce ns us on t e de s ire or f as ibily on t e , h e it ht s ofre s t ions on e lct ype rict e ronic acce s s t courtre cords . W t s o o hm any div rge ntv w s on h ow e lct e ie e ronic acce s s t courtre cords ocoul or s h oul be h arm oniz e d acros s j dict d d uris ions , t is is an are a hw ort k e e ping w at . h chFrank e nfoods ...w h at on t e h oriz on? s hRich ard W . Danyl , Q.C., Part r, M cDougalGauly L P and iuk ne l e LPre s ide nt L Socie t ofSas k at e w an;M art Ph il on, , aw y ch in lipsAs s ociat Prof s s or, Col ge ofL , Univ rs it ofSas k at e w an, e e le aw e y ch
  • PAGE 16 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM q uick l and e ficie nty brough tt e audie nce up-t pe e d on t e y f l h o-s h pol and lgal s ue s t atm ade t e Sas k at e w an cas e of icy e is h h ch M ons ant Canada I v Sch m e is e r, 2004 SCC 34, [2004] 1 S.C.R. o nc. . 9 02, a caus e cél . èbre (h tp:/s cc.lxum .um ont al e n/ t / e re .ca/ 2004/ 2004s cc34/ 2004s cc34.h t l m ) Th e Supre m e CourtofCanada conf e d t atM ons ant pat nton irm h o’s e ge ne t l odif d ge ne s , t atprov t e rance t gl os at ical y-m ie h ide ol o yph e h e rbicide s , is v id. Th is cas e , and ot e rs l e it bring up ot e r al h ik , h is s ue s , s uch as : H ow do Canadian s t andards ofe nv ironm e nt al as s e s s m e ntre gul ion ofge ne t l odif d f at ical y-m ie oods s t and up t t e o h st andards ofot e r count s ?Sh oul a f e r’s righ tt ch oos e t h rie d arm o o grow produce or non-ge ne t l odif d crops be prot ct d?As f icaly-m ie e e or food s af t s h oul cons um e rs h av t e righ tt k now ift e f e y, d e h o h oods t e y e atcont ge ne t l odif d ingre die nt ?Al ough , t e h ain ical y-m ie s th h q ue s tions re m aine d unans w e re d, by t e e nd oft is v ry e nl t ne d h h e igh e and e nt rt e aining s e s s ion, e v ryone pre s e ntcam e aw ay w it f e h ood f or t ough t h . CourtH ous e Se curit O ne Prov y: ince ’ Expe rie nce s M r. Bryan Bul , Dire ct ofSe curit O pe rat loch or y ions , Gov rnm e ntof e Al rt outine d and re v w e d t e proce s s w h ich t e Gov rnm e ntof be a l ie h h e Al rt ut iz e d t im plm e ntprov be a il o e ince -w ide s e curit m e as ure s in it y s court ous e s as partofa t re e -ye ar, com pre h e ns iv s e curit pl h h e y an. Bul l dis cus s e d t e s t e ofcourt ous e s e curit acros s Canada. och h at h y H e de m ons t e d t e t s ofs e curit m e as ure s im plm e nt d in rat h ype y e e Al rt court ous e s and t e im pacton t e w ork e rs and publ as a be as h h h ic re s ulofm e as ure s t e n. t ak O bs e rv ions at Th e CAL conf re nce w as e ne rgiz ing. Ev ryone w h o ate nde d, f L e e t rom f t im e conf re nce ate nde e s , s e as one d conf re nce -goe rs and irs -t e t e e xh ibit e xpe rie nce d one oft e be s tconf re nce s e v r. I w as an ors h e e t opport y t conne ctw it col ague s , f nds and ponde r is s ue s of unit o h l e rie int re s tand conce rn t t is prof s s ion. e o h e LNK S : I Am e rican As s ociat ofL L ion aw ibrarie s - h tp:/w w w .aal t t / l .org/ e ndar/ ne cal Am e rican L ibrarie s As s ociat - ion h tp:/w w w .al t / a.org/ a/ al conf e rv s / s ice upcom ing/ upcom ingconf re e nce s .cfm Canadian As s ociat ofL L ion aw ibrarie s – h tp:/w w w .cal t / lacbd.ca/ Canadian H e al L t ibrarie s As s ociat - h ion h tp:/w w w .ch l t / a-abs c.ca/ q =e n ? Pacif Nort w e s tCh apt r oft e M e dical ibrary As s ociat - ic h e h L ion h tp:/de pt .w as h ingt t / s on.e du/pncm l pncm l a/ a2008/ inde x.h t l m Spe cial ibrarie s As s ociat - L ion h tp:/w w w .s l t / a.org/ cont ntEv nt / e / e s inde x.cf m
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 17H LABC’s Spring 2008 W ork s h op:Pre s e nt d by: L e inds ay Gl ynn, I t ion Coordinat H e al Scie nce s ns ruct or, t hLibrary, M e m orialUniv rs it ofNe w f e y oundl and, StJoh ns , NL .CRITICAL Y E V UATING R ESEARCH PAPERS – E SSENTIAL L ALS K IL S O R R EADING BETW EEN TH E LNES : H O W TO READ A PAPER L ITe re s a L e , UBC W oodw ard Biom e dical ibrary, and Ana Ros a Bl , e L ueH LABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibraryI M ay, H L n ABC w as plas e d and proud t bring L e o inds ay Gl t ynn oV ancouv r t pre s e ntan inf at e and e ducat e o orm iv ional lal-dayw ork s h op. Part icipant cam e f s rom alov r t e L e r M ainl l e h ow and,V oria and Al rt Gl s t ure d t e w ork s h op in t o part , ict be a. ynn ruct h w sf tgiv an ov rv w ofre s e arch de s ign and crit irs ing e ie icalapprais al andt e n al ing part h l ow icipant t appl t e ls s ons oft e m orning. s o y h e hGl cit d t e s t ynn e h andard de f ion ofcrit init icalapprais al “ h e as tproce s s ofs ys t m at l e xam ining re s e arch e v nce t as s e s it e ical y ide o sv idit re s ul and re lv al y, ts e ance prior t m ak ing a de cis ion,” buts h e oalo de m ys t ie d t e t rm by not t atitis “ com m on s e ns e s if h e ing h aapproach t re ading re s e arch .” oAs t e corne rs t h one ofe v nce -bas e d m e dicine , crit ide ical apprais alofre s e arch is , ofcours e , w ide l us e d in t e h e al dis cipl s . y h th ineH ow e v r, it pract e s ical al e xt nds be yond m e dicine and it re l e d v ue e s atf l and crit ie ds ical apprais al cont inue s t e nrich t e f l ofe ducat o h ie ds ionand l ibrarians h ip.Gl ynn’s re com m e ndat ions w e re t s k im t e t l, abs t o h ite ractandconcl ion ofa re s e arch pape r. I t ad s h e adv e d part us ns e is icipant t s ofocus on t e m e t odol h h ogy, f indings and dis cus s ion oft os e f h indings .Th e f m ain s e ct our ions t ats h oul com pris e e v ry re s e arch pape r h d eare popul ion, dat col ct at a l ion, s t e udy de s ign and re s ul ;Gl t s ynnf h e r dis t ld t e s e com pone nt int 2 e s s e nt unit : 1) h ow t e urt il h e s o ial s hstudy is conce iv d and de s igne d and 2) h ow t e s t e h udy’s f indings arepre s e nt d. eI t e afe rnoon, arm e d w it Gl n h t h ynn’s us e f Ev nce Bas e d ul ideCh e ck l t w ork s h op part is , icipant w ork e d in groups t anal e and s o yzcrit l apprais e re ce ntart e s f ical y icl rom l ibrary le rat t atGl h ad it ure h ynnch os e n and as s igne d as pre -re ading.Th e w rit rs can ate s tt t e t e t o h rans f at t att orm ion h ook pl afe r t e ace t hm orning’s dis cus s ion in t rm s ofh ow t e art e s w e re pe rce iv d. I e h icl e nt e brigh t r l tofs h arp anal is and canny crit h e igh ys ical apprais alt e , hart e s ge ne rat d m uch l e l dis cus s ion. Th e w ork s h op and icl e iv ych e ck l th av no doubts e ntus on our w ay t ards be te r “ ading is e ow t rebe t e e n t e l s .” w h ineGl ynns PPT pre s e nt ion and h andout are av abl on t e at s ail e hm e m be rs -onl s ide oft e H L y h ABC w e bs it . e
  • PAGE 18 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM TECH NO L GY : O PEN S O URCE S O FTW ARE O De v Gre ys on, I orm at Spe cial t UBC Ce nt f H e al Se rv s and on nf ion is , re or th ice Pol Re s e arch icy An O pe n Source ne w bie , I ate nde d t e O SS w ork s h op att e BCL t h h A Conf re nce t e xpand m y h oriz ons . To m y plas ants urpris e , I f e o e ound t ata) I al ady k now m ore aboutope n s ource s ofw are t an I h re t h t ough t and b) de ling de e pe r int t e ope n s ource w orl is now a h , v o h d pos s ibily f t os e ofus w h o are notube r-t ch ie s . Notonl is O SS it or h e y av abl and acce s s ibl t “ gul pe opl” t e s e days , you ail e e o re ar e h probabl al ady us e s om e ofit And ifyou dont pe rh aps you y re . , s h oul as ce rt ope n s ource appl ions are e m e rging as d, ain icat e xce l nts ol ions t com m on l le ut o ibrary problm s s uch as w e b brow s e r e s e curit and running t in cl ntw ork s t ions . y h ie at W h atis O pe n Source Sofw are ?Th e O pe n Source I iat e t nit iv (h tp:/w w w .ope ns ource .org/ m aint t / ) ains a com plt 10-point e e de f ion ofO SS. M ain e lm e nt incl : f e re dis t init e s ude re ribut w it out ion h dis crim ination, us e r acce s s t t e s ource code , and a l ns e t at o h ice h al s diriv iv w ork s and doe s notre s t t e us e rs s ofw are us e l ow at e rict h t or t ch nol pl f . Th e appe al O SS is clar: f e , h igh q ualy e ogy atorm of e re it s ofw are , cre at d and s upport d by a not ot t e e -f -prof com m unit and it y, l ns e d in a f ard-t ink ing m anne r t ate ncourage s innov ion. ice orw h h at W h il t e ol im age ofope n s ource s ofw are is t atitis t e t rrit e h d t h h e ory ofs e rious ge e k s , t e array ofs ofw are appl ions now av abl h t icat ail e incl s e v ralh ath av be e n w e lpol h e d by t e ope n s ource ude e t e l is h com m unit Th is proce s s h as be e n l e ne d by m any t a t y. ik o rans pare nt proce s s ofs ofw are code pe e r re v w . A f w prom ine nte xam pls of t ie e e h igh q ualy and us e r f ndl O SS incl : Fire f w e b brow s e r and it rie y ude ox t e re l e d Th unde rbird e m ail h at program , t e O pe n O fice Suit of h f e program s , and t e Ubunt ope rat s ys t m . h u ing e Fire f is probabl t e m os tf il O SS appl ion, as itis now t e ox y h am iar icat h #2 m os tpopul w e b brow s e r, s e cond onl t I e rne tExpl r ar y o nt ore (w h ich com e s pre -ins t ld on alW indow s PCs ). Fire f is m ore al e l ox s e cure t an I and w ork s on bot M ac and PC pl f s . W h il I 7 h E, h atorm e E h as incorporat d m any ne atFire f t s , Fire f s t l as t e ope n e ox rick ox ilh h s ource adv age . W h y is t atan adv age ?Be caus e t e O SS ant h ant h com m unit h as cre at d counte s s ne atadd-ons t atyou can y e l h dow nl and us e t t e ak and m odif your brow s e r. M y pe rs onal oad o w y f ourit is Adbl e xt ns ion, w h ich doe s a pre ty good j at av e ock e t ob re pl acing w e bpage ads w it bl s pace . Fire f alo h as a port e h ank ox s abl opt t atal s you t carry t e brow s e r, w it alyour ion h l ow o h h l pe rs onal at iz ions and book m ark s , on a USB k e y – v ry h andy f t e e or h librarian w h o w ork s in m ul e l ions or w h o doe s nth av t e t ipl ocat e h adm in acce s s t dow nl Fire f ont h e r w ork com put r. Fire f is o oad ox o e ox from M oz il and is av abl at h tp:/w w w .m oz il l a ail e : t / la.org/ire f . f ox/ M oz il M S O utook -l e e m ail ie nt Th unde rbird, is l e w is e l as l ik cl , ik av abl at h tp:/w w w .m oz il ail e : t / l a.org/h unde rbird. t O pe n O fice is t e ope n s ource count rpartt t e M icros of O fice f h e o h t f s uit ofprogram s . Funct e ioning v ry s im il y t M S W ord, Exce l e arl o and
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 19Pow e rpoint butf e and ope n s ource , O pe n O fice is a conv nie nt , re f ech oice notonl f pe rs onal y or com put rs , butalo f l e s or ibrary com put r el . O pe n O fice is av abl f f e dow nl at abs f ail e or re oadh tp:/w w w .ope nofice .org. L e Fire f O pe n O fice can be t / f ik ox, fdow nl oade d and t d righ tal rie ongs ide Expl r, M S W ord or orew h at v r you curre nty us e . e e l Ubunt is bil d as “inux f h um an be ings ” (as oppos e d t u le l or oprogram m e rs ), and I argue t att is ne w v rs ion ofUbunt f l h h e u inaly l e s up t t is prom is e . Anyone w h o h as w ant d t t l iv o h e o ry inux, butbe e n af raid oft e m aint nance or a non-w indow s -l e int rf h e ik e ace w il lbe h appy t h e ar t att e t e h as com e . Ubunt 8.04 (s pring 2008) o h h im ucan be run l e an appl ion w it in W indow s , e l inat t e ris k s ik icat h im ing hinh e re ntin e it e r w iping outyour pre v h ious ope rat s ys t m or ing epart ioning your h ard driv . I addit t be ing f e , Ubunt is m ore it e n ion o re us e cure t an W indow s , can run on ol r h ardw are (part arl h de icul yh e l ulor t os e l pf f h ibrarie s w it outre ce nte q uipm e nt or w h o h av t h , e ol e w it h and-m e -dow ns ), is l iv h inguis t l fe xibl, and can be us e d ical l e yt run t in cl nt . You can dow nl Ubunt (or re q ue s tan o h ie s oad uins t l ion CD) f al at rom h tp:/w w w .ubunt t / u.com . Fre e t ch s upport ecom e s f rom t e l h arge program m e r/ e r com m unit acce s s e d in us y,m ul e w ays , incl t ipl uding print v ch at and in w e b f , ia , orum s .W e l e t t e w onde rf w orl ofope n s ource s ofw are ! M any of com o h ul d tyou w e re al ady probabl h e re , us ing Fire f on s om e com put r, re y ox es om e w h e re , ifnot ing e le . Be yond t e s e t re e m aj core ope n h s h h or,s ource s ofw are program s , t os e l ing t e xpl f h e r m igh t t h ook o ore urtl at Z ot ro (brow s e r-bas e d cit ion s ofw are ), W ordpre s s (w e b ook : e at tde s ign/ ogging.cont ntm anage m e nt Audacit (s ound e dit gre at bl e ), y or,f podcas t or ing), and t e Ev rgre e n I S (be ing us e d by t e BC h e L hPI NES proj ctin v e arious publ l ic ibrarie s ). And once you m ak e t e hs w it , ltus k now h ow you or your l ch e ibrary is us ing O SS! Not : Th is art e w as w rite n us ing O pe n O fice W rit r 2.4.0 and e icl t f eFire f w e b brow s e r 2.0.0.14, on a PC running Ububt 8.4. ox uLayoute dit ors not : Th is ne w s lte r is com pos e d in Scribus 1.3.3.9 , e e tO SS de s k t publ h ing s ofw are . op is tG REY M ATTERSCADTH : Canadian Age ncy f Drugs and Te ch nol s in H e al or ogie thGre y M ate rs : a pract t icaloolor e v nce -bas e d s e arch ing t f ideGo be yond t e “ y z one ” Tak e adv age ofs om e oft e be s tI h gre : ant h Se xpe rt e am ong H TA age ncie s w orl ide w it CADTH ’s ne w onl is dw h inere s ource f gre y le rat s e arch ing, Gre y m ate rs : a pract or it ure t icals e arch t f e v nce -bas e d m e dicine . oolor ideTh is " ool(M S W ord docum e nt w as publ e d atre ce nth e al t " ) iciz thlibrary m e e t ings . Ch e ck itoutat :h tp:/w w w .cadt .ca/ t / h inde x.ph p/ n/ e cadt / h product #gre ym ate rs s t
  • PAGE 20 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM TO W ARDS A NEW INFO RM ATI N SPACE O - INNO V O NS AND ATI RENO V O NS ATI 11t Europe an Conf re nce ofM e dical h e and H e al L t ibrarie s - h 23 t 28 June , 2008, H e link i, Finl o s and H e lna Rut ow s k i, W ork Saf BC Corporat L e k e e ibrary and Ana Ros a Bl , ue H L ABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibrary I l e June , H e lna ate nde d t e 11t EAH I (Europe an n at e t h h L As s ociat f H e al I orm at and L ion or t nf h ion ibrarie s ) Conf re nce in e H e link i, Finl s and. Th e conf re nce w as organiz e d by t e Finnis h e h M e dical ibrary As s ociat L ion, Bibl h e carii M e dicinae Fe nniae iot (BM F), in col laborat w it t e Nat ion h h ional ibrary ofH e al Scie nce s . L th h tp:/w w w .congre s z on.f e ah il2008/ t / i/ _ Th e EAH I 2008 H e link i conf re nce ofe re d a h igh q ualy s cie nt ic L s e f it if program . Th e proce e dings cov re d a w ide v t oft e arie y opics . Th is t y int rnat rul e ional conf re nce w as ate nde d by ne arl 500 de lgat s e t y e e from 38 count s . Th e s pons ors / e ndors are alf il nam e s t rie v lam iar o H L ABC m e m be rs : EBSCO , Ele v r, Nat Publ h ing Group, s ie ure is ProQue s t Springe r, Sw e t , Th om s on Re ut rs , and W ol rs , s e t e K l e r/ VD. Th e re w e re no ls s t an 50 pos t r pre s e nt ions . uw O I e h e at Each day w as act ion-pack e d w it int re s t s e s s ions . h e ing H e lna w as as k e d abouth e r im pre s s ions oft e conf re nce . e h e Congrat at ul ions , H e lna, on h av ate nde d t e 11t Europe an e ing t h h Conf re nce ofM e dical e and H e al Lt ibrarie s in H e link i, h s Finl and. Plas e s h are your t ough t , w h il t e conf re nce is e h s e h e s t lre s h in your m ind: ilf 1) W h atw as your ov ralim pre s s ion oft e conf re nce , re garding e l h e t e organiz at ofit t e v nue , and t e s e s s ions ofe re d? h ion , h e h f I w as an e xce l ntconf re nce and v ry w e lorganiz e d. Th e v nue t l e e e l e w as m os tbe aut ul if and ce nt l l e d. Th e s t fatt e Finl ral ocat y af h andia H alw as v ry prof s s ional Als e s s ions s t e d and f h e d on l e e . l art inis t e . Th e re w as an int re s t m ix ofpre s e nt ions f im e ing at rom v arious library proj ct / xpe rie nce s t l e s te lct e s e o at e ronic t s appl e t ool icabl o librarie s . Ev n t e v ndors h ad t e ir ow n pre s e nt ions and e h e h at w ork s h ops t int o roduce t e ir l e s tproduct . h at s 2) I w as your f tt e ate nding t is conf re nce . Plas e de s cribe t irs im t h e e t e Firs tTim e rs act it h iv y? About50 f tt e rs w ale d t t e r f irs im k oge h rom t e Finl h andia H alt t e lo h Nordic Fit s s Park , w h e re w e w e re giv n ins t ions on t e ne e ruct h be ne f s and t ch niq ue s ofNordic w aling. Each one ofus gota pair it e k ofpols , did a w arm -up ld by a f ne s s ins t or and t e n h e ade d e e it ruct h outin t re e s e parat groups t w al around t e Tool Bay. I w as a h e o k h o t gre atopport y t conne ctw it ot e r f tt e rs , e s pe cial afe r unit o h h irs im l t y t e w al, w h e n w e w e re pre s e nt d w it a l e l m ug ata w arm ing h k e h ov y h utw h e re a s t fm e m be r w as m ak ing cofe e ov r an ope n f . Th e af f e ire bak e d goodie s w e re de licious as w e l l . 3) H ow m any s e s s ions did you ate nd? W h atw e re t e y? t h
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 21I ate nde d t o pre -conf re nce cours e s , w h ich w e re h ands -on t w es e s s ions att e Nat h ional ibrary ofH e al Scie nce s . L th a) Finding e v nce -bas e d cl ide inical orm at in t e Coch rane inf ion h L ibrary and PubM e d b) Th e l e s tt s and t s f be te r I e rne ts e arch ing at ool rick or t ntTh e conf re nce s e s s ions att e Finl e h andia H alw e re m any;I ate nde d l talplnary s e s s ions as w e las t e f l ing pre s e nt ions f l e l h ol ow at romnat ions s uch as Aus t ia, Be l ral gium , Finland, I al Th e Ne t e rl t y, h ands ,Qat Rom ania, Sw e de n, and Sw it e rl ar, z and.Ne w t s f an ol ch al nge : can a w ik i h e l ata s e rv de s k ool or d l e p iceH ow w ik i-int rane tch ange s t e int rnalh e com m unicat ion?Space up your l ibrary: s ocial t ork s and l ne w ibrarie sSupport gov rnm e ntinit iv s t prom ot e v nce bas e d pol and ing e iat e o e ide icy pract in publ h e al : t e rol ofI orm at Re s e arch Bul t ice ic t h h e nf ion l ins eAppl ying t e principls ofEBM t publ h e al - s e arch ing f publ h e al h e o ic t h or ic t h e v nce - t e e xpe rie nce atNI ide h CERural e al inf at in Rom ania h t h orm ionDe v l e oping cont inuing prof s s ional v l e ntin Af e de e opm ricaEnt z - bridging t e gap f re h rom PubM e d t Bioinf at - a cas e re port o orm icsH ow do us e rs f ul e t e ir q ue rie s ?A m orph o-s ynt ic anal is orm at h act ysI plm e nt Re f m e ing Track e r - a cas e s t udyFe e dNav or - a m e dical igat curre ntaw are ne s s s e rv iceTh e rol oft e inf at s pe cial tatt e Nat e h orm ion is h ionalns t ut f H e al and I it e or t h Cl inical Exce l nce (NI l e CE)Th e s aurus s upportf q ualy h e al inf at s e arch ing on H e al I it or it th orm ion t ns e hFinding t oxicol ogical abas e s : an approach f occupat dat or ional e al h th prof s s ional e sEM BASE dotcom : s t ngt and w e ak ne s s e s ;a com paris on re hH ow t us e W e b 2.0 t ch nol s in you l o e ogie ibrary ins t ions ructTh e re v ut oft e W e b 2.0 in t e l ol ion h h ibrary and inf at s e rv s orm ion iceUs ing your bit : a col e laborat e approach t e v uat im prov m e ntin iv o al ing e inf at le racy s k il us ing W e b 2.0 t ch nol s f de nt and orm ion it ls e ogie or al oral e al s t nt : a pil s t h t ude s h ot udy4) W h atw as your t e -h om e m e s s age f ak rom t e m ? h W ik is and w idge t s e e m popul atm any m e dicalibrarie s s ar lin Europe as w e las m any ot e r e -t s . l h ool5) W h atw as t e h igh l toft e conf re nce f you? h igh h e or Th e s ocial iv ie s w e re a de f e pl ;a ch ance t act it init us oconne ctand ne t ork w it col ague s f w h l e rom Europe . Th e conce rtatach urch in t e rock - Te m ppe l io Ch urch - w as im pre s s iv . Th e h iauk ew e l e re ce pt by t e Cit ofH e link i att e cit h al be aut ul com ion h y s h y l s ifgrand bal lroom and t e gal dinne r h e l atK al t at h a d as aj orppa in agorge ous s e ting by t e s e a s h ore , w h e re w e w it s s e d t e m idnigh t t h ne hs un, w e re m y f ourit s . Anot e r h igh l tw as m y v itt t e av e h igh is o hlibrary oft e Finnis h I t ut ofO ccupat h ns it e ional e al . H th6) W oul you ate nd anot e r s uch conf re nce in t e f ure ? d t h e h utYe s , de f e l ift e opport y pre s e nt it e l init y, h unit s s f .
  • PAGE 22 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM BIL C-61 RECEIV FIRST R EADING L ES ON J UNE 12. Ana Ros a Bl , H L ue ABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibrary Th e long-aw ait d-f am e ndm e nt t t e Copyrigh tActw e re t e d e or s o h abl in t e H ous e ofCom m ons , on June 12, 2008. h BilC-61, An Actt am e nd t e Copyrigh tAct 2nd Se s s ion, 39 t l o h , h Parl 2008, de al w it : Righ t and prot ct ., s h s e ions ofcopyrigh tow ne rs , as t e y re l e t t e I e rne t L h at o h nt ; iabily ofI e rne ts e rv prov rs ; it nt ice ide Us e s oft e I e rne tand ot e r digit t ch nol s f e ducat h nt h ale ogie or ional and re s e arch purpos e s ; I e rl nt ibrary l oans ; Us e s ofcopyrigh t m at rialor priv e purpos e s ;and Prov e f at iding ph ot ograph e rs t eh s am e righ t as ot e r cre at . For anyone h oping t at s h ors h am e ndm e nt t t e Copyrigh tActw oul prov m ore cl y on t e s o h d ide arit h righ t f us e rs ofcopyrigh t d m at rialt is Bildis appoint . s or e e , h l s Re act t BilC-61 w as s w if, f ion o l t rom m any s e ct . For e xam pl, a ors e ne w s re las e f e rom t e Canadian L h ibrary As s ociation, on t e s am e h day t e Bilw as t e d, outine d it conce rn aboutint rl h l abl l s e ibrary l oans . I s aid: “ t Anot e r e xam pl is de s k t de l e ry ofint rl h e op iv e ibrary l oan. Bil l C-61 ignore s t e f t att e 2004 CCH Supre m e CourtJudgm e nt h act h h al ady al s Canadian l re l ow ibrarie s t do de s k t de l e ry of o op iv int rl e ibrary l oan. Th e prov ions in BilC-61 re q uire l is l ibrarie s t l o ock up int rl e ibrary l w it DRM , s om e t ing t atm os tl oan h h h ibrarie s w oul d noth av t e re s ource s t accom pl h . Th is w oul f e h o is d orce m any librarie s back t de l e ring int rl o iv e ibrary l v pape r copie s .” Th e oan ia Supre m e CourtofCanada de cis ion re f rre d t is : CCH Canadian e o Ld. v L Socie t ofUppe r Canada, [2004] 1 S.C.R. 339 , 2004 t . aw y SCC 13. Not d Copyrigh te xpe rt M ich ae l is t w h o is alo Canada e , Ge , s Re s e arch Ch air in I e rne tand E-com m e rce L att e Univ rs it of nt aw h e y O taw a, Facul ofL , s um m e d up BilC-61, in an art e in Th e t t y aw l icl V ancouv r Sun. Ge is tw rot : “ ore w orris om e are t e " i- e e M h ant circum v nt prov ions ," w h ich unde rm ine notonl t e s e ne w e ion is y h cons um e r righ t butalo h ol t e pros pe ctofl ing Canadians out s s d h ock oft e ir ow n digit cont nt h al e .” Th e Copyrigh tActis a com pl e d pie ce oflgis l ion, w h ich BilC- icat e at l 61 f s t cl y or be m ore e nd us e r-f ndl I pas s e d, t e s e ail o arif rie y. f h am e ndm e nt w ilch ange t e w ay t e publ and t is prof s s ion s l h h ic h e carrie s on w it copyrigh t d m at rial h e e . Th e H ous e ofCom m ons is adj ourne d unt M onday, Se pt m be r 15, il e 2008. Th e Se nat is adj e ourne d unt Tue s day, Se pt m be r 16, il e 2008. Th e re w ilbe no f h e r Parl e nt m ov m e nton t is Bil l urt iam ary e h l unt bot H ous e s re s um e s iting in t e Fal il h t h l .
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 23Ge ting t K now You: t oINTERVEW I W I D EBBI M O NK M AN, M L TH E SI e rv w by L nt ie inda H ow ard, Librarian, Fras e r H e al L t ibrary Se rv s @ h iceSurre y M e m orial os pit H alDe bbie M onk m an is curre nty t e l l h ibrarian f L e racy BC. Pre v or it ious l ys h e w as t e l h ibrarian att e Tz u Ch i I t ut f Com plm e nt and h ns it e or e aryAl rnat e M e dicine . Prior t t is pos it s h e w as re f re nce and t e iv o h ion eins t ionalibrarian atRiv rv w H os pit L ruct l e ie al ibrary & K now ldge eM anage m e ntSe rv s . L ice inda H ow ard re ce nty int rv w e d De b f l e ie orte H L h ABC Forum .1. Te lm e aboutyour curre ntpos it l ionTh e be s tpartaboutm y j is buying v ry pract ob e ical book s andloaning t e m by m ailo le racy program s around BC. Th e Re s ource h t itCe nt is one ofL e racy BC’s prov re it incial orm at s e rv s . I inf ion ice tcom plm e nt t e L arning H otine and t e BC L e racy Dire ct e s h e l h it ory,and s upport t s raining init iv s . L e racy BC h as t iat e it radit ional f l ocus e d yon adulle racy. Now w e are s e e ing e v n m ore int grat and t it e e ioncoordinat acros s s ys t m s , s o our larning h otine , f e xam pl, ion e e l or ede al w it t e e nt s pe ct s h h ire rum ofle racy and le l larning, f it if ong e romk ids t s e niors . oI w ork part im e m anaging t e l -t h ibrary. L e racy program s around t e it hprov ince borrow curricul re ade rs f larne rs , re s e arch and a, or eprogram m at rial. Th is is a f l w h e re t e re is s t l de m and f e s ie d h ila orprint O ur l . oans incre as e d by 500% in 3 ye ars ! I h av h ire d and h ad eon pract icum w onde rf UBC and L ul angara Col ge s t nt t h e l l e ude s o pw it cat oguing and circul ion. I s ounds as ifit alaboutt e h al at t ’s l hbook s , butre al m os tofm y t e is s pe ntw it onl re s ource s and ly, im h ineproj ct . For e xam pl, m y l e s tpe tproj ctis e s e at ew w w .EL O re v w s .ca, an int ract e , le racy m at rial re v w s it . M ie e iv it e s ie e2. W h atatract d you t l t e o ibrary s cie nce ?W h atdo you l e m os t ik aboutt e prof s s ion?Th e las t h e e ?A ce rt m e nt and f nd t d m e – in about19 85, w h e n w e h ad ain or rie olm icro-com put rs w it one foppy driv f t e program dis c, and e h l e or hanot e r one f t e dat dis c – t atw e w e re e nt ring t e inf at h or h a h e h orm ionage and l ibrarians w e re going t rul t e w orl I am atract d t t e o e h d! t e o hcore v ue s oft e prof s s ion, w h ich I e nj d re conne ct w it at al h e oye ing ht e re ce ntBCL and CL conf re nce s . Th e y re fe ctv ue s t atare h A A e l al him port t m e – f e dom , e q ualy, non-j ant o re it udgm e ntand acce pt ance .L ibrarie s , w h e t e r onl or print are t e one pl w h e re you can h ine , h acef te f l ind h ulrange ofopinions and ide as abouta t opic. I am gl a adprof s s ional e group adv ocat s f unbias e d inf at and acce s s e or orm ionf al W h atI don’tl e is t atI h av a M as t rs de gre e in or l . ik h e e‘inf at m anage m e nt ata t e w h e n e v ryone t ink s t e y are orm ion ’ im e h han inf at m anage r. W at ing pe opl re inv ntw h atl orm ion ch e e ibrariansal ady h av t e t e ore t re e h h ical and pract ical now -h ow f and k or,cons t l adv anty ocat f a rol, is t s om e . ing or e ire3. Te lm e aboutw h e re you gre w up. lParadis e !
  • PAGE 24 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM 4. Col laborat is t e t e m e oft is is s ue oft e Forum . W h atdo you ion h h h h t ink t e rol ofl h h e ibrarians is in col laborat ion? Col laborat e proj ct t e t e and ofe n aris e outofre l ions h ips . iv e s ak im t at I al it nice t be t e re s ource pe rs on on a t am , w h e t e r it a de l ’sy, o h e h ’s re s e arch s tudy, inde xing a book ch apt r, de v l e e oping pat nt ie e ducat m at rial, t e h os pit W e b s it , a t ion e s h al e raining program , or a ne w pat nte ducat s e rv . AtRiv rv w , I not d h ow m uch ie ion ice e ie ice t e an h our or t o s pe ntatw ard rounds t im w ook aw ay f rom m y ‘re al ’ w ork , and w onde re d ift e be ne f s f h it rom buil ding t os e re l ions h ips h at m ade itw ort w h il. O v ral I t ink it w ort s acrif h e e l h , ’s h icing s om e oft e h core w ork f t e f s t f or h un uf. Alofm y be s te xam pls com e f l e rom w ork ing att e ol Addict h d ion Re s e arch Foundat in Toront in t e e arl ye ars , w h e re I larne d ion o h y e e v ryt ing I now k now ! I h ad gre atlade rs and col ague s t e re , e h e l e h and atone t e t e l im h ibrary, inf at and re f rraline , t e j orm ion e l h ournal publ ion, t e s t is t icat h at ical orm at s e rv , re cords m anage m e nt inf ion ice , and t e s w it board w e re int grat d as one unit O ur dire ct (a h ch e e . or librarian) dre am tup t e addit ofa prof s s ional inical h ion e cl cons ul ion s e rv , w h e re addict tat ice ions prof s s ional coul conne ct e s d w it an e xpe rtin t e prov h h ince t h e l t e m s ole a cl o p h v inical problm . e W h e n itbe gan, itran t rough t e re f re nce de s k , w it l h h e h ibrarians prov iding t riage as w e las re s ource s . I lf s h orty be f itl l e t l ore aunch e d butI e nj d be ing inv v d in t e pl oye ole h anning. M y col ague w h o is s t l l e il t e re t l m e t atitbrok e dow n s il , incre as e d re cognit of h e ls h os ion library s e rv s , and s e rv d as a pule ofcom m unit problm s and ice e s y e ne e ds t rough outt e prov h h ince . 5. I you w on a m il dol f f lion l rom t e l t ry, you w oul ars h ote d? Re t . ire 6. W h atdo you l e t do f f of dut ik o or un f y? L e l be caus e it s pring, I e be e n bus y t at y, ’s ’v rans port gos l , ing ings baby s k unk s , duck s and alm anne r ofw il if t a re h abilat l dle o it ion f it as a v unt e r f t e W il if Re s cue As s ociat ofBC! M y acily ol e or h dle ion m os te xot crite rs ov r t e ye ars w e re a baby coyot and baby ic t e h e raccoons . No be ars or e agls ye t e . 7. W h atdo you t ink t e rol oforganiz at h h e ions l e H L ik ABC, BCL A and CH L can pl in prom ot col A ay ing laborat ion? I l e t e adv ik h ocacy rol our prof s s ional e e organiz at ions play. Copyrigh tis s ue s com e t m ind. I ’s nice t s e e t e col o t o h l aboration am ongs tv arious prof s s ional e groups as w e l l. 8. W h atdoe s your ide alibrary l l e ? l ook ik W h il atTz u Ch i, bot m y pre de ce s s or and I unbe k now ns tt e ach e h , o ot e r, h ad a v ion ofa l h is ibrary l e PARC’s (Pacif AI Re s ource ik ic DS Ce nt ) – int grat d w it t e com m unit publ s t f re e e h h y, ic, ore rontacce s s , out ach s e rv s … . I ofe n t lpe opl t atPARC is m y f ourit re ice t e l e h av e library! W e w ant d our Re s ource Ce nt t be a pl w h e re pe opl e re o ace e coul larn in alw ays – f d e l rom k now ldge -bas e d re s ource s , f e rom e xpe rt , e ach ot e r, and t rough t e ir ow n int rnal is dom – w it a s h h h e w h library;an int ract e , e ducat e iv ional e b s it ;re f rral t ot e r W e e s o h
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 25organiz at ions , pe opl and e xpe rt ;a nurs e prov e s iding an e ducat ionalcons ul ion and inf at pre s cript tat orm ion ion;e v nt and s upport e sgroups ;m e dit ion, yoga and ot e r s e l are ne s s w ork s h ops . at h f-aw9 . W h atdo you t ink t e f ure ofl h h ut ibrarians h ip w ilbe l e ? l ikM any ofus s pe cialibrarians f ours e le s w ork ing w it outa l l ind v h ibraryf it I m y cons ul w ork , I l e itw h e n a h e al prof s s ional acily. n t ing ov t h ere cogniz e s t atal w it a cl h ong h inical ol ion t a problm , t e y m ay s ut o e hne e d an inf at (or ‘re s ource ’ or ‘k now ldge ’) m anage m e nt orm ion es ol ion. For e xam pl, I w ork e d w it nurs ing calce nt r m anage rs t ut e h l e oh e l t e m re cogniz e t att e ir cl p h h h inical t fw e re doing a l of s af otinf at m anage m e nt and t de v l a k now ldge m anage m e nt orm ion , o e op es t e gy f t e organiz at rat or h ion. W e cre at d a ne w pos it e ion, t e hre s ource nurs e , and gav t e m t e h raining and ot e r t s f m anaging h ool orinf at orm ion. I t is ins t n h ance , I h e l d t e m t re t ink t e ir problm pe h o h h et rough an inf at m anage m e ntlns , and t e n t f t e righ t h orm ion e h o ind hpe opl, t e righ tt ch nol s , and t de v l ne w pol s and e h e ogie o e op icieproce s s e s . M any ofus f t e s e cons ul rols in our ind h ting eorganiz at ions .Att e s am e t e , I t ink t e re is alo a re t t t e l h im h h s urn o h ibrary as apl , part arl in l ace icul y arge l ibrarie s – a publ s pace , a pl f ic ace orconne ct ing, a com m unit ce nt r. W oul itbe nice ifl y e dn’t ibrarianscoul f d orm part rs h ips w it ot e r prof s s ional and prov ne h h e s ides e rv s j l W h y notm ix dife re ntinf at m ode l – and ice ointy? f orm ion sh av in a publ l e ic ibrary, a l ibrarian prov iding acce s s t a range of ore lv m at rial, w it a s ocial ork e r or a nurs e or a lgal e ant e s h w e aidw ork e r coach ing s om e one t z e ro in on w h att e y ne e d and t o h ounde rs t and t e cont nt h e ?10. W h atis t e rol ofl h e ibrarie s s h oul be in de v l d e oping le racy? itTh e re are m any le racie s – f it rom f unct ionalit racy re q uire d t ge t le oal in dail le – t m e dia, com put r, h e al , f ong y if o e t inanciallgal h , e ,inf at orm ion, e t L c. ibrarie s are good adv ocat s f le racy s e rv s . e or it iceFor e xam pl, l e ibrarians w ork w it pat nte ducat t cre at pl h ie ors o e ainlanguage broch ure s , acq uire l ibrary m at rial atv e s arious re adinglv l, s e lctal rnat f at (DV , audio, ot e r l e e s e te e orm s Ds h anguage s ), andre f r pe opl t appropriat s e rv s . M os tpe opl w h o us e l e e o e ice e ibrarie sh av re as onabl good le racy s k il and it notal ays e as y t e y it l s ’s w ore cogniz e s om e one w h o is ch al nge d. Ev n s o, l le e ibrarians canincre as e aw are ne s s aboutle racy is s ue s and adv it ocat f s e rv s . e or iceTh e H e al L e racy Ne t ork Ne w s bl s prings t m ind. A re ce nt t it h w og oCanadian Council L arning re ports h ow e d t att e pre v e nce of on e h h aldiabe t s incre as e s s ignif e icanty as h e al le racy de cre as e s , and l t it ht e ir h e al le racy can afe cth ow w e la pe rs on can s e l anage a h t it h f l f -mch ronic condit ion. Th os e m os tv ne rabl t h e al le racy ul e o t it hch al nge s are s e niors , t e une m pl d and im m igrant . I you’v le h oye s f ee v r w onde re d w h atit l e t be an adulw it a le racy ch al nge , e ’s ik o t h it let on your s pe ak e rs and l t n t ‘Fl nce ,’ by s l poe t Barbara urn is e o ore am ,Adlr at eh tp:/w w w 2.le racy.bc.ca/ ide os / t / it v barbara_ adlr/ e barbara_ adlr_ fore n e lce .h t m
  • PAGE 26 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM Ge ting t K now You t o PRO FIL O F Y V E ETTE IPSARAL , LB TECH EXI I Ana Ros a Bl , H L ue ABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibrary Yv te I aralxi is t e ne w L e t ps e h ibrary Te ch nician, Vancouv r e Com m unit L y ibrary ofV ancouv r Coas t H e al . Yv te s t e d h e r e al th e t art ne w j atV ob ancouv r Coas t on April and graduat d in e arl e al 28, e y June f rom t e L h angara Library & I orm at Te ch nol program . nf ion ogy Yv te h ol a BA in Engl h f e t ds is rom UBC, and w ork e d f Al e (nat or iv ural h e al and nut ion m agaz ine ) f a w h il, w h ich s h e de s cribe s as , t h rit or e “ an incre dibl larning e xpe rie nce .” Yv te alo s pe nts om e t e … e e e t s im in book publ h ing/ t is dis ribut ing, and as a v unt e r col ct e m e m be r ol e l iv e f ye ars atV or ancouv r Rape Re l f& W om e ns Sh e l r, alo e ie t e s de s cribe d as , “ an am az ing e xpe rie nce .” … O fh e r t e atV im ancouv r Coas t H e al , t us f Yv te w rit s , “ m e al t h h ar, e t e I s o h appy t be w ork ing h e re atV , t e w h ol t am h as be e n w arm o CH h e e and f ndl and h e l ulI l e t e ide a ofbe ing abl t h e l s uch a rie y pf . ov h e o p range ofh e al prof s s ional ge tw h att e y ne e d t do t e ir j t h e s h o h obs be te r, and in t h e l pat nt and cl nt and t e ir f il s .” t urn p ie s ie s h am ie W e l e , Yv te , t t e H e al L com e t o h t ibrarie s As s ociat ofB.C.! h ion
  • HLABC FO R UM SUM M ER 2008 Page 27NO TES FRO M TH E AFTERLFE : ADRI I ENNE CL ARKAna Ros a Bl , H L ue ABC V -Pre s ide nt W ork Saf BC Corporat L ice ; e e ibraryAdrie nne Cl w ork e d att e Col ge ofPh ys icians and Surge ons ark h leLibrary unt h e r re t m e ntin 2000. Th e int rv w e r f tm e t il ire e ie irsAdrie nne in 19 9 0, and w ork e d w it and larne d f h e rom h e r, afe r tlanding a part im e j att e Col ge L -t ob h l e ibrary upon graduat ion.I l e M ay 2008, t e w rit r cont e d Adrie nne and pos e d a f w n at h e act eq ue s t ions , t ge ta fav o l our f h ow re t e s m igh ts pe nd t e ir t e . or ire h imAdrie nne re port d t e f l ing: e h ol owW h e re h av you t e l d s ince your re t m e nt e rav l e ire ?Ch ina: Sh angh ai, Be ij ing, Xian, Yangt e Riv r Cruis e . 2006 z eCos t Rica w it 13 m e m be rs ofV Dus e n Bot a h an anical Garde n As s ociat 2003 ionM e xican Riv ra cruis e w it 10 f nds . 2002 ie h rieNaram at t o t a: w rips w it t e St e re cov ry As s ociat ofBC h h rok e ionO l e r,BC: t o v it f a f w days glaning w it t e M e nnonit iv w is s or e e h h e Ce nt Com m ite e (a f w w ine rie s and s t l in t e ral t e rols h afe rnoons ) tO nt ario in Se ptO ct r: O taw a, Al / obe t gonq uin Park , Barry, O rill ia, H ock ly V ly, Niagara e al ePe nde r H arbour: M ul e h oltipl idaysPrince Ge orge atm id-t rm bre ak and in t e s um m e r t v itm y s on e h o is and grandch il n dreSt f ratord, O N: M om ’s h om e t n, t t e in t e Fe s t al ow o ak h iv and Sh ak e s pe are (2002)Tus cany w it an al ni group 2001 h umV oria, Duncan, M ayne I l ict s and...W h is te r f s k i t l or rips and m ore re ce nty t v itm y daugh t r and w ork l o is e on a re nov ion proj ct at ePlanning a 2009 v itt Th ail and Cam bodia w it is o and h m y q uil s k iing f nd w h o organiz e d t e group t Ch ina t ing/ rie h oW h ath obbie s h av you be e n inv v d w it s ince re t m e nt e ole h ire ?BirdingBow l ingPl and Pops conce rt att e s ym ph ony ays s hQuil tingRe adingRow ing: I bough ta row boatand I l e t us e itm ore ofe n d ik o tSk iingSudok uV Dus e n Bot an anical Garde n (proce s s m e m be rs h ips on M ondays , Guide on Sat urdays , Guide e ducat w als w it t e ion/ k h h garde ne rs and m e e t ings on Th urs days )V unt e ring w it O ne -t ne Re ading program in s ch ool once a ol e h o-O s weekV unt e r w it St e Re cov ry As s ociat ofBC ol e h rok e ion
  • PAGE 28 V L E 31 ISSUE 2 O UM W e re t e s e h obbie s de v l d be f re t m e nt O r, are t e y h e ope ore ire ? h one s you h av pick e d up s ince ? e Bow l w as re s um e d afe r a 50 ye ar h iat ing t us Garde ning is a h ands -of act it de v l f iv y e oping an acade m ic int re s tin e bot any and biol f ogy rom m y yout - l e w is e birding and h ik re ading Quil s t e d about19 9 4 as a s t s s re l v r/ ocial ole m e nt ting art re ie e s inv v Sk iing w as a l t rm t ing w h ich I ne v r m ade t e f w h il ong e h e im or e w ork ing (M y k ne e s pre v ntcurre ntinv v m e nt e ole ) Th e s t e (SRABC) as s ociat w as 2000-2005? rok ion Sudok u is ne w . I t e s l s ofuns t ure d t e ! t ak ot ruct im V unt e ring on a re gul bas is s t e d in m y l tye ar ofw ork ol e ar art as W h atdo you m is s m os taboutw ork ing in a l ibrary? Re gul purpos e f int ract w it s uch a h uge v t ofpe opl ar ul e ion h arie y e and s ubj cte s Re ading aboutt e s ubj ct I e j tre s e arch e d f t e m ov rs and h e s v us or h e s h ak e rs (and f e l t atI h ad a bitofinput e ing h ) I dontm is s t e cons t f e l t att e ans w e r is outt e re butI h ant e ing h h h h av ntf e ound it! I m is s t e dis cus s ion ofle rat and t e fow oft ls t atl h it ure h l ite h ibrary s t fh av e nj d-H av t re l on t e book re v w s and s t af e oye e o y h ie ore dis pl . ays W h atdo you e nj t e m os taboutre t m e nt oy h ire ? No ins is t ntt lph one cal . e e e l s Fe w e r ne w com put r program s t larn. e o e L is ure t e t s t e im o and and s t w it outany guil are h t . No bos s . No com pulion.s St aying h om e ifits now s . Re ading t lh e book is f h e d. ilt inis H av you any adv f t os e w h o m ay be cont m pl ing re t e ice or h e at iring? “ av f Pl out H e un. ay doors . K e e p up your daybook s o you w ontm is s any oft e w onde rf e v nt you pl I donth av t giv any h ul e s an. e o e adv ” s h e s aid, s m ugl ice , y. I w as s uch a plas ure t be in t t e o ouch w it Adrie nne again. h Re t m e ntobv ire ious l agre e s w it h e r. Se e ing t e f l y h h uland rich pal e at ofv acat ions and act it s t atAdrie nne is inv v d w it conf s iv ie h ole h irm t atre t m e ntis s om e t ing e v ryone s h oul l f ard t Th is h ire h e d ook orw o. w rit r, f one , is going t s t pl e or o art anning. I s ure s ounds l e a l of t ik ot fun!
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