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Developing a Database for a Literature Search Service at an Academic Health Sciences Library
Ben Harnke, MLIS; Kristen DeSanto, MSLS, AHIP; Christi Piper, MLIS; Nina McHale, MSLS; Lilian Hoffecker, PhD, MLS; Lawrence McGaughy

University of Colorado, Strauss Health Sciences Library
In the summer of 2017, librarians at the University of Colorado, Strauss Health Sciences Library, who were engaged in systematic literature searching -- the Search Team -- began to develop a formal literature search database to track details of the literature search requests.

Although the library had developed a formal service for conducting literature searches, tracking specific details about the requests (for example, the purpose of the literature search, the role of the librarian, the project timeline, etc.) were handled on an individual basis, typically in Word documents. This made assembling search service statistics cumbersome, time consuming, and inconsistent...
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Wolters Kluwer
Fundamentals of High-Resolution Lung CT: Common Findings, Common Patterns, Common Diseases, and Differential Diagnosis, 2nd Edition
Author: Elicker , Brett M.

In clear and concise language, Fundamentals of High-Resolution Lung CT, 2nd Edition, provides a straightforward guide to understanding the high-resolution lung CT (HRCT) assessment ...

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 Score: 96
American Pharmacists Association
Handbook of Nonprescription Drugs: An Interactive Approach to Self-Care, 19th Edition
Editor: Krinsky , Daniel L.

Written and peer reviewed by experts in practice and academia, the 19th edition of the Handbook of Nonprescription Drugs: An Interactive Approach to Self-Care is an authoritative ...

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American Health Information Management Association
Health Informatics Research Methods: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition
Editor: Watzlaf , Valerie J.

Dedicated to the study and practice of health informatics and health information management (HIM), Health Informatics Research Methods: Principles and Practice, Second Edition ...

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