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Focus Groups in Libraries: Acting on Feedback
 
Rick Wallace, MA, MDiv, MAOM, MPH, MSLS, EdD, AHIP
Rachel Walden, MLIS
Nakia Woodward, MSIS, AHIP
Emily Weyant, MSLIS, AHIP
ETSU Quillen College of Medicine Library
Collection assessments, satisfaction surveys, and focus groups have played a part in library evaluation for years.1-8 Although information gleaned from surveys and collection assessments can inform future practices and encourage past ones, they also call for limited interaction between the researcher and library users. To bridge the gap between library personnel and users, a team of researchers composed of library faculty and staff from East Tennessee State University's (ETSU) Quillen College of Medicine Library used moderated focus groups to gather patron feedback relating to library services, personnel, products, and place. Information gathered from these focus groups was then used to address immediate patron concerns while informing future strategic plans for the library...
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 Score: 94
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
 
AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review 2 - 3 Volume Set
 
Editor: Boyer , Martin I.

This second fully-illustrated edition, in three volumes, is complete with 143 chapters organized in eleven sections and color-coded by orthopaedic specialty. The bulleted outline format makes it ...

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 Score: 95
American Psychological Association
 
Practical Ethics for Psychologists: A Positive Approach, 3rd Edition
 
Author: Knapp , Samuel J.

Guided by the American Psychological Association's Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct, this book illustrates how psychologists can actualize their ethical acumen in their ...

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 Score: 90
Wolters Kluwer
 
Kaplan and Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry - 2 Volume Set, 10th Edition
 
Editor: Sadock , Benjamin James

50th Year Anniversary Edition!

Watch Now! Meet the world renowned editors of this famous textbook. http://know.lww.com/sadock.html

The cornerstone text in the field for 50 ...

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