Summer issue of the HSLG newsletter HINT available now

Our Summer 2023 issue of the Health Sciences Libraries Group newsletter ‘Health Information News & Thinking’ (HINT) is available now at https://hslg.ie/hint/

Issue contents:

Editorial – Jean McMahon
HSLG Continuing Professional Development website support – Mary Dunne
AI in libraries: a rapidly-developing field – Caitríona Lee
Library Internship at Tallaght University Hospital – Miriam Williams
Study Within a Review: Text mining tools to support evidence searching – Marie Carrigan
Librarians in Interesting Roles: Tom Martin, Educational Technologist – Tom Martin
Librarians of the World—Past and Present: Charlotte Serber: Librarian of Los Alamos – Caitríona Lee
EAHIL Annual Conference 2023 – Marie Carrigan
ESI Workshop ‘Designing Systematic Searches’ – Jim Healy
UXLibs Conference, Brighton 6th-8th June 2023 – Pamela Doyle
Research and Information Intersection: Can You Manage Knowledge? – Bernard Barrett
Book Review: The Lost Village by Camilla Sten – Elaine Peppard
LITE Reading (Library, Information, Technology & Evidence) – Mary Dunne
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HSLG conference 2023: presentations

The HSLG committee would like to thank everyone who attended our 2023 conference – Time to reflect: managing our professional development, on 9 March 2023 in Dublin. We would especially like to thank our speakers for their excellent, informative and engaging presentations. Where we have permission, we have uploaded their presentations here:

Jane Burns

CPD serendipity, challenges and opportunities

CPD Planner

Mary Buckley & Isabelle Courtney

Making a commitment to your Professional Development

Marie O’Neill

Five key competencies for Librarians

Ailish Farragher

Supplementary searching in the health sciences the view from Plato’s cave

Marie Carrigan

Using PRESS for search peer review

Jim Healy

Continuing Professional Development and Learning from the Pandemic

Anne Madden

You show me yours and I’ll show you mine

Kate Kelly

How CPD is supported at RCSI