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Metropolis Revisited: The Evolving Role of Librarians in Informatics Education for the Health Professions
Samuel B. King, MLS
Assistant Professor and Manager, Manchester Campus Library
Mariana Lapidus, MSLIS
Associate Professor and Reference and Instructional Librarian, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science (MCPHS) University
(This month we feature an article first published in the Journal of the Medical Library Association. J Med Libr Assoc. 2015 Jan; 103(1): 14-18. Copyright © 2014, Authors.)



The authors' goal was to assess changes in the role of librarians in informatics education from 2004 to 2013. This is a follow-up to “Metropolis Redux: The Unique Importance of Library Skills in Informatics,” a 2004 survey of informatics programs.

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 Score: 89
Springer Publishing Company
Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education, 4th Edition
Author: Oermann , Marilyn H.

Praise for the 3rd Edition:

"Without question, this book should be on every nurse educator's bookshelf." --Nursing Education Perspectives

"An invaluable resource for ...

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 Score: 100
Springer Publishing Company
Family Practice Guidelines, 3rd Edition
Editors: Cash , Jill C.

Praise for the Second Edition:

"This is a wonderful book for both novice and experienced physician assistants and nurse practitioners. This latest edition will see ...

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 Score: 97
Health Administration Press
Healthcare Strategic Planning, 3rd Edition
Author: Zuckerman , Alan M.

Strategic planning is an important management tool, especially in an era of uncertainty. A sound strategic plan helps healthcare organizations thrive in dynamic environments and adapt as market ...

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