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11th July 2018 – It’s Happening! A Conference for the North

Plans are underway for a Northern Health Libraries Conference – name, date and venue still to be confirmed! This morning I made the trip into Leeds to meet with the organising committee for the first time.  I did feel slightly … Continue reading

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LIHNN Group Updates – June 2018

Cheshire and Merseyside Group At the moment GDPR is at the forefront of all our minds, with some great shared experience and learning from colleague in the NHS, charities and higher education. We have had a great presentation from Adrienne … Continue reading

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LIHNN/HCLU Briefing June 2018

HCLU Update/Knowledge for Healthcare Update – David Stewart LIHNN Update and AGM – Susan Smith Random Coffee Trial – Katie Nicholas and Fran Wilkie The tale of LILAC and the flamingos – Emily Hurt Health literacy: drawing on skills of library and … Continue reading

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Big Day Out Up North – 25 May 2018

This event was open to all members of the Northern Healthcare networks. Held at the Royal Station Hotel Newcastle it aimed to give LKS staff time away from the day job to share experiences of using social media, running training … Continue reading

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LIHNN LKS Managers Meeting – 6 March 2018

6 March 2018 LIHNN LKS Managers Meeting 10.00 – 15.30 Lancaster House Hotel Programme Knowledge for Healthcare & HCLU Update – David Stewart What statistics do we collect and why? The leadership project – Dawn Grundy WebEx – Susan Smith and Mary … Continue reading

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Knowledge Management Advent – Evaluation and Resolutions

As you will have hopefully seen we shared a Knowledge Management Advent through the blog in December last year. Below are some statistics and feedback and an outline of some next steps you might want to make. Why not make … Continue reading

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Knowledge Management Advent – Door 15: Critical Appraisal #KMAdvent17

Time taken: Anytime, anywhere What is Critical Appraisal? “Critical appraisal is the process of carefully and systematically examining research to judge its trustworthiness, and its value and relevance in a particular context” (Burls, 2009). How can LKS support Critical Appraisal … Continue reading

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