Journal Club

Previous Sessions:

April 8th, 2015 at 12 pm

Wu J, Chatfield AJ, Hughes AM, Kysh L, Rosenbloom MC. Measuring patrons’ technology habits: an evidence-based approach to tailoring library services. J Med Libr Assoc. 2014 Apr;102(2):125-9. doi: 10.3163/1536-5050.102.2.014.PMID:24860272; PMCID:PMC3988763.          Abstract:

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                                                                                             Dial in details:  1-866-991-8797,  Password:1862769#

Session Leaders: Cait Ford and Jessie Cunningham

March 27, 2014

Cooper ID, Crum JA. New activities and changing roles of health sciences librarians: a systematic review, 1990-2012. J Med Libr Assoc. 2013 October; 101(4):268-77. doi: 10.3163/1536-5050.101.4.008. PubMed PMID: 24163598; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3794682. Abstract:

Session leader: Melissa Severn

May 30, 2013
Lozano, G. A., Larivière, V., & Gingras, Y. (2012). The weakening relationship between the impact factor and papers’ citations in the digital age. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 63(11), 2140-2145.

Session leaders: Lindsey Sikora & Agnieszka Szczotka

January 17, 2013
Nourbakhsh, E., Nugent, R., Wang, H., Cevik, C., & Nugent, K. (2012). Medical literature searches: A comparison of PubMed and google scholar. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 29(3), 214-222.

Session leader: Margaret Sampson