Libraries Without Borders (BSF) has developed a program that expands opportunities for the poorest individuals and families.
Past Funded Projects
|Tech Improvement: Consultation Suite for Researchers in the Biomedical Sciences||
Consultations are a key service provided at the John Crerar Library and an integral part of its instruction program.
|Tech Improvement: Cougars Go - USF in a Mobile Environment||
This project consists of conducting targeted assessments of usage and user experience of the Lee & Jim Vann Library's mobile website.
|Tech Improvement: Educating Students through Clinical Simulation||
FNU has purchased nine iPads to use in clinical simulations during this training period.
|Tech Improvement: Interdisciplinary Point-of-care Patient Health Education Initiative||
The funding of this initiative would allow the hospital to purchase a number of Chrome Books that will be used hospital wide to provide patient education resources for teaching moments at the point
|Tech Improvement: Plug In and Carry On ? a Marian University library master plan for charging stations||
Nearly every student and faculty member carries a smartphone and/or tablet. The Plug In & Carry On initiative consists of purchasing five charging stations for the Marian University Library.
|Tech Improvement: Quality and Safety in Nursing Education Using Tablet Technology||
This project enhances nursing faculty and students' access to electronic health information to deliver safe and quality care, the pillars of the QSEN competencies.
|Tribal Outreach: Health Info Outreach to Tribal College Librarians?||
Tribal College Librarians Professional Development Institute Coordinators will use the community engagement funding to cover the travel expenses of tribal college librarians from the Greater Midwes
|Exhibit Award: 2013 IL Immunization and Communicable Disease Conf AND 24th Annual Conf of the IL...||
Exhibit Award: (1) 2013 Illinois Immunization and Communicable Disease Conference and (2) 24th Annual Conference of the Illinois Rural Health Association.
|Exhibit Award: AOHC Annual Fall Conference||
Exhibit Award: AOHC Annual Fall Conference.
|Exhibit Award: Michigan Safety Conference||
Exhibit Award: Michigan Safety Conference: The University of Michigan Taubman Health Sciences Library will exhibit at the Michigan Safety Conf. in Grand Rapids, MI on April 16-17, 2013.
|Greater Midwest Region 2011-2016||
The University of Illinois at Chicago Library of the Health Sciences will serve as the Regional Medical Library for the 2011-2016 contract.
|Outreach Express: Health Info Outreach to the Skokie Assyrian Community||
Outreach Express: Health Information Outreach to the Skokie Assyrian Community.
|Outreach Express: The S.T.A.R. Initiative...||
Outreach Express: The S.T.A.R. Initiative Strategically Targeting Appropriate Researchers.
|Professional Instruction Award: Midwest Chapter/MLA 2013||
Professional Instruction Award: Midwest Chapter/MLA 2013.
|Special subcontract: Enhancing Health Information Access for the CCCC Tribal Community 2013-2014||$25,000|
|Special Subcontract: Growing Healthier through Tradition, Education and Technology||
Special Subcontract: Growing Healthier through Tradition, Education and Technology.
|Target Outreach Subcontract: A Day in the Life, Mapping Project...||
Target Outreach Subcontract: A Day in the Life Mapping Project: Applying ethnographic methods to clinical health information research.
|Target Outreach Subcontract: Bhutanese Video, Intervention, Education and Wellness Project||
Target Outreach Subcontract: Bhutanese Video, Intervention, Education and Wellness Project (B-VIEW).
|Target Outreach Subcontract: Commercial Tobacco Education Project||
Target Outreach Subcontract: Commercial Tobacco Education Project.
|Target Outreach Subcontract: The Alfred and Sarah Rosenbloom Center on Vision...||
Target Outreach Subcontract: The Alfred and Sarah Rosenbloom Center on Vision and Aging Project.