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LIS Research Coalition presentation to HEALER, March 2010

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On March 18th 2010 Hazel Hall introduced the LIS Research Coalition to HEALER: Health Information and Libraries for Evaluation and Research.

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LIS Research Coalition presentation to HEALER, March 2010

  1. 1. Library and Information Science Research Coalition Presentation to HEALER Dr Hazel Hall
  2. 2. <ul><li>Coalition background </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2006-2008: consultations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>March 2009: 5 founding members formally established the LIS Research Coalition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>August 2009 : Hazel Hall appointed to lead the implementation (part-time, 2 days per week) </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Coalition background </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2006-2008: consultations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>March 2009: 5 founding members formally established the LIS Research Coalition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>August 2009 : Hazel Hall appointed to lead the implementation (part-time, 2 days per week) </li></ul></ul>National Health Service Strategic Health Authority Library Leads Group (NHS SHALL)
  4. 4. See the Coalition web site at http://lisresearch.org
  5. 5. <ul><li>Facilitating a co-ordinated and strategic approach to LIS research across the UK </li></ul><ul><li>Provision of a formal structure </li></ul><ul><ul><li> improve access to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> maximise relevance & impact of LIS research </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><ul><li>bringing together information about LIS research opportunities and results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>encouraging dialogue between research funders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting LIS practitioner research and the translation of research outcomes into practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>articulating a strategic approach to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting the development of research capacity in LIS </li></ul></ul>Specific goals of:
  7. 7. <ul><ul><li>bringing together information about LIS research opportunities and results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>encouraging dialogue between research funders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting LIS practitioner research and the translation of research outcomes into practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>articulating a strategic approach to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting the development of research capacity in LIS </li></ul></ul>Specific goals of:
  8. 10. Research funding opportunities Studentships offered Invitation to join consultation Research report published Topical debate Report of on-going research Training event announced Conference registration open New journal issue published Conference offering funded places Research report published
  9. 13. <ul><ul><li>bringing together information about LIS research opportunities and results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>encouraging dialogue between research funders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting LIS practitioner research and the translation of research outcomes into practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>articulating a strategic approach to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting the development of research capacity in LIS </li></ul></ul>Specific goals of:
  10. 15. Future plans: W3 Wiki; practitioner researcher starter kit; training events, e.g. “Meeting the editor/editorial board”.
  11. 16. <ul><ul><li>bringing together information about LIS research opportunities and results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>encouraging dialogue between research funders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting LIS practitioner research and the translation of research outcomes into practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>articulating a strategic approach to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting the development of research capacity in LIS </li></ul></ul>Specific goals of:
  12. 18. <ul><li>Conference </li></ul><ul><li>Monday 28 th June 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>British Library Conference Centre </li></ul><ul><li>6 sessions: </li></ul><ul><li>Coalition review/update </li></ul><ul><li>2 keynotes </li></ul><ul><li>2 breakouts </li></ul><ul><li>“ 1 minute madness session” </li></ul><ul><li>Plus networking opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>£100 (including VAT) </li></ul><ul><li>6 sponsored student places </li></ul><ul><li>Registrations open next week </li></ul><ul><li>#lisrc10 </li></ul>
  13. 20. <ul><ul><li>bringing together information about LIS research opportunities and results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>encouraging dialogue between research funders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting LIS practitioner research and the translation of research outcomes into practice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>articulating a strategic approach to LIS research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>promoting the development of research capacity in LIS </li></ul></ul>Specific goals of:
  14. 21. How can we best engage our user communities? To what extent is Google perceived as a cost-free replacement for libraries? How should services be developed for mobile devices as the preferred platform for information delivery? What are the long-term impacts of digitisation on services provision?
  15. 22. How can we best engage our user communities? To what extent is Google perceived as a cost-free replacement for libraries? How should services be developed for mobile devices as the preferred platform for information delivery? What are the long-term impacts of digitisation on services provision? WHAT IS THE IMPACT AND VALUE OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES?
  16. 23. <ul><li>Your participation in the Coalition’s work </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Find out more http://lisresearch.org </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Suggestions for content welcomed </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Follow @LISResearch on Twitter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>@LISResearch will tweet your research-related news </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Keep Monday 28 th June 2010 for conference </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Join us! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help build the evidence base </li></ul></ul>
  17. 24. <ul><li>LIS Research Coalition </li></ul><ul><li>http://lisresearch.org </li></ul><ul><li>@LISResearch </li></ul><ul><li>Dr Hazel Hall </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>+44 (0)7969 078181 </li></ul>

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