Introduction to Health Services Research : A Self-Study Course
Module 7: Librarians' Role in Health Services Research (Page 11 of 12)
Links to content that may be of interest to current and future librarians who partner with health services researchers.
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Harris MR. The librarian's roles in the systematic review process: a case study. J Med Libr Assoc. 2005 Jan;93(1):81-7. [Medline] [Full Text].
Raslich MA. Evidence-based medicine: critical appraisal of the literature (critical appraisal tools). Pediatrics in Review 2007 Apr; 28(4): 132-8. [Medline].
Sim I, Sanders GD, McDonald KM. Evidence-based practice for mere mortals: the role of informatics and health services research. J Gen Intern Med. 2002 Apr;17(4):302-8. Review. [Medline] [Full Text].
Sugg Welk D. How to read, interpret, and understand evidence-based literature statistics. Nurse Educator 2007 Jan/Feb; 32(1): 16-20. [Medline].
Wilczynski NL, Haynes RB, Lavis JN, Ramkissoonsingh R, Arnold-Oatley AE; HSR Hedges team. Optimal search strategies for detecting health services research studies in MEDLINE. CMAJ. 2004 Nov 9;171(10):1179-85. [Medline] [Full Text] [Full Text 2].
Education and Training of Librarians
Detlefsen EG. The education of informationists, from the perspective of a library and information sciences educator. J Med Libr Assoc. 2002 Jan;90(1):59-67. [Medline] [Full Text].
Future of Medical Libraries
Lindberg DA, Humphreys BL. 2015--the future of medical libraries. N Engl J Med. 2005 Mar 17;352(11):1067-70. [Medline] [Full Text].
Humphreys BL et al. Bridging the Gap in Medical Informatics and Health Services Research: An Introduction. J Am Med Inform Assoc.2002; 9: 125-126. [Full Text].
Revere D, Turner AM, Madhavan A, Rambo N, Bugni PF, Kimball A, Fuller SS. Understanding the information needs of public health practitioners: A literature review to inform design of an interactive digital knowledge management system. J Biomed Inform. 2007 Jan 11; [Epub ahead of print] [Medline].
Brice A, Muir Gray JA. What is the role of the librarian in 21st century healthcare? Health Info Libr J. 2004 Jun;21(2):81-3. [Medline].
Humphreys BL. Librarians and collaborative research: toward a better scientific base for information practice. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1996 Jul; 84(3): 433-436. [Medline] [Summary] [Full Text].
National Library of Medicine. Resources for International Librarians, Health Professionals and Researchers in Developing Countries. April 25, 2005. [Online] Site URL: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/international.html.
This Web page "provides training, document delivery and other useful resources for the health and information professionals in developing countries."
Oliver KB, Roderer NK. Working towards the informationist. Health Informatics J. 2006 Mar;12(1):41-8. [Medline]
Oliver S. Revolutionizing How We Generate New Knowledge: A Challenge for Librarians, Health Professionals, Service Users and Researchers. Health Libraries Review 2000 Mar 17(1):22.