Past Funded Projects
|Professional Development: New York - New Jersey Chapter of the Medical Library Association||
Funding will support the New York ?New Jersey Chapter of the Medical Library Association to host a CE event - EBM and the Medical Librarian (6 CE contact hours).
|Replacement of Six Aging Computers||
The award will purchase 6 desktop library computers to replace outdated ones.
|Spearheading the Transition to iPads in the Medical School Curriculum at the University of Rochester||
The Library proposes to purchase iPads and associated software and accessories for the librarians, technology support staff, and e-Learning staff to the Library.
|Student Newspaper Digitization Project||
The Schaffer Library of Health Sciences at Albany Medical College, in partnership with the Albany Medical Center (AMC) Archives, proposes a project aimed at digitizing, interpreting, and providing
|Tech Improvement Award: Incorporating a Student Response System in to Librarian Lead Instruction||
Student Response Systems (clicker technology) have been used in academic libraries for several years to assess student learning in the classroom.
|Value of Library and Information Services in Patient Care Study Analysis and Data Archiving||
The continued project will provide further analysis of the Value Study web survey data; further analysis of the interview data; preparation of articles for publication; and archiving the research d
|All about the Apps||
The Health Sciences Library would like to begin using the iPads as new form of information management at the Lutheran Medical Center.
|An iPad Lending Library for On Call/Night Float House Staff in a Hospital Setting||$7,499|
|Assessment of Information Literary Skills and Training Needs of Hospice Nurses||
The University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System (HSLS), in collaboration with the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), proposes to assess the information needs and informat
|Basic Medical Concepts and Ehealth Information||$7,425|
|Bioinformatics Training Award: Mid-Atlantic Region Bioinformatics Training||
A full-day Fundamentals of Bioinformatics and Searching workshop will be developed that covers the foundations of bioinformatics.
|Bridging the Gap II: Outreach to Improve Public Awareness and Access to Health Information||
This project will target primarily B&ECPL adult library patrons including seniors who visit urban, suburban and rural library locations, in addition to health-related professionals who may serv
|Bridging the Gap: Health Information Outreach for the Uninsured||
Health Literacy Award
|Catalog Accessibility Project for St. John's Riverside Healthcare System||$6,790|
|Consortia Purchasing Award: HSLANJ Group Licensing Initiative||
Our main activity is to create a business plan for our nonprofit library group purchasing organization that addresses our administrative and fiduciary needs to reestablish and sustain our eight yea
|Consumer Health for Central New York: An Outreach Project||
This project will initially reach out to senior citizens in a four-county area in central New York State (Onondaga, Oneida, Madison and Herkimer Counties).
|Creating Virtual Offices and Classrooms with Apple's Ipad||$7,530|
|Developing a Plan to Ensure Preservation and Access to Historical Materials in the MAR||
As librarians, curators and archivists are pressured more and more to ?go digital?, they are faced with tough decisions regarding what they can and should keep in print ? and for how long.
|Developing Health Literacy Skills In a Health Disparate Population||
Health Literacy Award
|Don't buy it, borrow it! Lending Technology Tools for Teaching, Learning and Research||$5,406|