Sections from the June 2015 Newsletter

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An introduction from the editor of the newsletter.

Group News
Round up of information about the Health Libraries and Information Journal, HLG, HLG Nursing and HLG Wales and international news.

No spotlight this month.

Two articles feature in this issue, one by Chipo Msengezi the Coordinator based in Africa for the charity Partnerships in Health Information (Phi).  The article focuses on promoting partnership working in health information for development.  The second article is authored by Janet Clapton, Senior Information Specialist, Bazian Ltd and focuses on her experience of changing from using Reference Manager to using EndNote.

Internet Sites of Interest
Websites on a chosen theme are explored and commented upon. This issue focuses on useful sites for neurosurgeons.

Meeting reports
Two are featured one from the Librarians Information Literacy Annual Conference (LILAC), 8-10 April 2015 and one from the UHMLG Spring Forum, 6 March 2015

Book Reviews
One review this issue on the following book "Job Stress and the Librarian: coping strategies from the professionals", edited by Smallwood, C and Burkey Wade, L. (2013) 

Current Literature
Not enough time to read all of the journals?  This column hand picks the information you need to know.

Diary of Events
A list of events especially chosen for information professionals in the health sector.  This does not include CILIP training which can be found elsewhere on the website.

Newsletter editorial notes
Information about copy dates and contact details for the individual column editors.

The newsletter is edited by Elise Hasler.

Members will be notified of its appearance through the HLG-Members discussion list.

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