OVHLA is hosting a Mini-Symposium!

The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association Executive Committee is proud to host a “mini-symposium” for health information professionals in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario. This is an opportunity to share our projects and ideas. We will be holding it on Thursday, July 9th 2015 at 7:00pm (location TBD). To that end, we are looking for submissions … [Read more…]

Journal club session – April 8th, 2015

Greetings from the OVHLA executive, We would like to invite you to join us for the first journal club for 2015. DATE:  Wednesday April 8, 2015, 12:00-1:00pm                                                                                       Location:   Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health,                                                  6th floor, 865 Carling Avenue, Ottawa ON K1S 5P1                                                                            Dial in … [Read more…]

OVHLA social event!

The OVHLA executive committee is hosting a winter social event in Ottawa at Cacao70 (located at 51-53 William Street) on March 12th, 2015 at 5:30pm. This event provides our members with an opportunity to meet in a relaxed atmosphere where we can catch up with colleagues and network with others in the profession. We would … [Read more…]

New Journal Club Session

Please join us on April 8th, 2015 at 12pm for a new journal club session. We will be discussing the article by Jin Wu, et al, titled, “Measuring patrons’ technology habits: an evidence-based approach to tailoring library services.” from the April 2014 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association. The full text can … [Read more…]

Follow us on Twitter!

The OVHLA is now on Twitter! Follow us @ovlha The account is currently being run by the CE Coordinator, Cait Ford, and President, Jessie Cunningham. Please contact us at if you would like to have content posted on that account.