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Relationships & Engagement: The Challenges and Opportunities for Effective Leadership and Change Management in a Canadian Research Library
This article overviews the professional context for Canadian research libraries (as outlined in the 8Rs Canadian Library Human Resources Study - Ingles et al, 2005) and examines the approach and response to dynamic human ...
Effectiveness of Home Visiting Programs on Child Outcomes: A Systematic Review
Background: The effectiveness of paraprofessional home-visitations on improving the circumstances of disadvantaged families is unclear. The purpose of this paper is to systematically review the effectiveness of paraprofessional ...
Aboriginal students in Canada: a case study of their academic information needs and library use
(Haworth Information Press, 2001)
This study involved the use of personal interviews of six Aboriginal students at the University of Alberta in the fall of 1999. This article includes a brief literature review of other articles that consider adult Aboriginal ...
Diverse populations in Saskatchewan: the challenges of reaching them
(The Partnership: Provincial and Territorial Library Associations of Canada, 2010)
Saskatchewan is more diverse than it was even 5 years ago. Although historically Saskatchewan has always had a diverse immigrant population, with immigrants from many European and Eastern European countries, recently there ...
A demographic and career profile of Canadian research university librarians
This paper provides an up-to-date career and demographic profile of Canadian research university librarians by comparing newly derived data from the 8Rs Study: The Future of Human Resources in Canadian Libraries, with ...
Have computers, will travel: providing on-site library instruction in rural health facilities using a portable computer lab
(Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2010)
The Saskatchewan Health Information Resources Partnership (SHIRP)provides library instruction to Saskatchewan's health care practitioners and students on placement in health care facilities as part of its mission to provide ...
Trial by fire: new librarians as team teachers [article]
(Rapid Intellect Group Inc., 2004)
Google in the research and teaching of instruction librarians
This exploratory study assesses the differences and similarities between how instruction librarians in Western Canada use Google and how they instruct students to use it. Survey results indicate that these librarians do ...
Taking care of ergonomics: one library's experience
Paper presented at the CLA/CACUL session: Ergonomics or else. Victoria, CLA Annual Conference, June 1998