The Georgia Health Sciences Library Association Summer meeting will be a virtual journal club held on Monday August 27th, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm. We will be discussing the research methods and practical implications of the two articles shared below. Both articles have been selected as part of the MLA Independent Reading Program and participants are eligible to receive 1 MLA CE contact hour for each article.
- McKeown S, Konrad SL, McTavish J, Boyce, E. Evaluation of hospital staff’s perceived quality of librarian-mediated literature searching services. J Med Libr Assoc. 2017 Apr; 105(2): 120–131. doi: 10.5195/jmla.2017.201.
- Eldredge JD, Hall LJ, McElfresh KR, Warner TD, Stromberg TL, Trost J, Jelinek DA.Rural Providers Access to Online Resources: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Libr Assoc. 2016 Jan; 104(1): 33-41. doi:10.3163/1536-5050.104.1.005.
Connection details for the Zoom conference will be shared in the coming weeks. Members are invited to contact Kim Powell if interested in heading the discussion for either article.
Fall Meeting Save the Date: the GHSLA Fall Meeting will be held Friday, November 9th at Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, GA