Sections from the September 2014 Newsletter

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An introduction from the editor of the newsletter - June article to come.

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

This time on an Accessible information standard

Articles on an evaluation of the NICE Evidence Search Student Champion Scheme, an opinion piece about predatory publishing, and also an update from the MAP toolkit.  

Internet Sites of Interest
Websites on a chosen theme are explored and commented upon.

Meeting reports
More reports from HLG Conference  2014 are at  

Book Reviews
Fellow Newsletter readers give their thoughts on new and relevant books of the profession.

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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