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The Effect of Moving to a Closed-Stacks Model on Print Collection Access and Circulation
Scott Thomson, MS, MLIS, AHIP
Library Director
Rush University Medical Center

Charlotte Beyer, MSIS, AHIP
Library Director, Boxer Library
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
(Editor’s Note: This article is adapted by the authors from a paper they presented at MLA 2019.)

Many libraries are interested in consolidating print collections and moving to a closed-stacks environment, but there are often concerns from library administration and staff that doing so will have a negative impact on access to and use of the collection...

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American Pharmacists Association
Motivational Interviewing for Health Care Professionals, 2nd Edition
Editor: Berger , Bruce A.

Motivational Interviewing for Health Care Professionals: A Sensible Approach presents a new way of teaching the theory and practice of motivational interviewing (MI). MI has been ...

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AHFS Drug Information 2020
Author: ASHP

AHFS(R)DITM contains the most trustworthy drug information available - all in one place. It is the most comprehensive evidence-based source of drug ...

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 Score: 98
American Academy of Pediatrics
Red Book: 2018-2021 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 31st Edition
Editor: Kimberlin , David W.

The 31st edition provides evidence-based guidance to practicing clinicians on pediatric infections and vaccinations based on the recommendations of the committee as well as the combined expertise ...

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