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Past Funded Projects

2015
Title Description Amount
Response Training and Stations at Centre County Libraries

Centre County Library operates three public library branches, a bookmobile, and a local history/genealogy research center/museum.

$5,000
Rutgers Health Sciences Libraries Open Access Week Symposium

During Open Access Week, Rutgers University Libraries?

$3,000
Scientific Writing for CEYE Students

Levy Library will be collaborating with the Center for Excellence in Youth Education at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to provide a scientific writing course to participants in CEYE?s

$3,000
SHARE the Info: Spreading Health Awareness with Resources and Education

The Spreading Health Awareness with Resources and Education (SHARE) program is an outreach effort to increase awareness of the National Library of Medicine?s online resources such as MedlinePlus an

$3,000
Smartboard Interactive Display System Library Resource Outreach

The Medical Library is coordinating with the Research Department and the Medical Education Committee to expand online library resource training for our Hospital Faculty, Clinicians, Residents, and

$7,540
Spring 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference

Funding will support Joy Dlugosz to attend the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference. A large part of Eastern's archival initiative deals with the history of the nursing program.

$670
Systematic Reviews in Health Sciences Education and Research Collaboration with the Library

Project goals are to build Duquesne?s faculty members?

$12,638
Tablet Computing for Health Sciences Librarians

After several years of difficult transition, the SBU Health Sciences Library is now in a period of growth and ?catch up?

$4,241
The Author?s Toolkit, Phase I

Librarians will undertake this project in order to assist graduate students with the mandatory requirement to publish the results of their research.

$3,689
The First 72 are on You: Prepare, Respond and Recover

?The First 72?

$3,800
U. S. Health Forum: Healthy Congregations, Healthy Communities

The US Forum will provide the special opportunity for a faith community nurse to network across the country and elsewhere in the world with Faith Community Nurses, other Health Ministers and Agenci

$1,500
UNYOC Annual Meeting, exhibitor 2015

Funds will support an exhibit opportunity for the HSLANJ Group Licensing Initiative to expand health information resources to medical libraries throughout Upstate NY.

$1,500
Workflow & Instructional Services Improvement Project (WISIP)

The goal of the project is to improve iPads lending collection workflow and the librarians?

$2,848
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Our previous project, Mental Health First Aid for Librarians, has been filled to capacity in each of our sessions.

$15,000
2014
Title Description Amount
2014 MAC-MLA Annual Meeting, From Old to New: Historic Foundations to Unimaginable Frontiers

Award funds will help support the cost of CE instructors for the 2014 MAC-MLA Annual Meeting, From Old to New: Historic Foundations to Unimaginable Frontiers and reduce rates for class participants

$1,500
?Technology and Your Health? ? A Program for Low Income, Underserved Youth

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh proposes to work with the Pitt Science Outreach program this summer (2014) to offer a new 6-week program called ?Technology and Your Health?

$9,622
Assessment of the Online Health Information Needs of Medical Providers Working in Urban and Rural Underserved Areas

As the volume of health information proliferates at an ever-increasing pace, medical providers working with patients must stay abreast of the changes.

$14,868
Bridging the Gap: Using Technology to Increase Older Adults? Health Literacy Skills

The Marian Sutherland Kirby Library is seeking to fund two computers designed for use by older adults with a large print keyboard, large touchscreen monitors, a mouse designed for older adults, and

$3,200
Collaboration: a simple recipe for improving research productivity in the community teaching hospital

The project is a collaborative effort between the SIUH Medical Library and Department of Research.

$8,100
Cooking for Good Health and Happiness

This interactive program will introduce older adults to healthy cooking techniques and free online health information resources.

$1,500

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