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Evaluation Terminology: An Overview and Free Resources

Posted by on January 31st, 2014 0 comments

Last week OERC employees attended an excellent webinar session presented by Kylie Hutchinson of Community Solutions Planning & Evaluation about the vast and often jargony world of evaluation terminology. As part of Hutchison’s research she consulted three online evaluation glossaries* and counted thirty six different definitions of evaluation methods within them. What accounts for so… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements

Jan

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Thoughts on Hospital Library Closures

Posted by on January 30th, 2014 0 comments Tags: , ,

A message from the NN/LM NER Director, Elaine Martin DA Some of you may have been hearing about the threaded discussion on MedLib-L about library closures. There was some mention of the work done by NN/LM NER regarding hospital library advocacy. There have been other comments about the RMLs, NLM, and MLA doing  something. In case you… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, NLM

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NLM Internship Opportunities

Posted by on January 29th, 2014 0 comments

[Forwarded from NLM]  The National Library of Medicine (NLM), located on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus, in Bethesda, Maryland is recruiting recent library science graduates for paid internships to fill entry level librarian or information science positions. The positions offer a unique opportunity to work at the world’s largest biomedical library, with a… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements

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Join the NLM Training Center for a New Online TOXNET Class

Posted by on January 29th, 2014 0 comments Tags: ,

Would you like to learn more about the environmental health resources available from the National Library of Medicine? Join the NLM Training Center (NTC) from March 3-25 for Module 2 of the new online class, called “Discovering TOXNET: From Paracelsus to Nanotechnology.” TOXNET is a web-based system of databases covering hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources

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“Evidence” — what does that mean?

Posted by on January 27th, 2014 0 comments

New OERC Blog posting! This is to let you know that a new OERC Blog article has become available. You can find this article online here. For simplicity’s sake, we’ve posted the article below: “Evidence” — what does that mean? In our health information outreach work we are expected to provide evidence of the value… Read More »

Posted in: OERC

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