Category Archives: Non classé

HLABC Anti-Racism Statement

HLABC stands in solidarity with Black communities in Canada and the United States who have experienced and continue to experience the effects of systemic racism and police brutality. We oppose anti-black racism, and we stand with Black Lives Matter.  We also oppose anti-Indigenous racism and stand with the Indigenous communities in Canada, the United States,… Read more »

Membership for Existing Members Extended!

As announced in the 2020 Annual General Meeting, existing members will have their 2019-2020 memberships extended to 2020-2021. Those who paid for June 1, 2019 – May 31, 2020 have their membership fee waived for June 1, 2020 – May 31, 2021. Individuals who did not register for the 2019-2020 term and would like to… Read more »

Dec. 2 CE Event Schedule and Registration

Here are the details about the upcoming continuing education webinar that is happening on December 2, 2019 from 9 – 3 pm PST. The event is broadly covering authorship and publishing for Health Librarians. We have chosen to host the event as a webinar so members who are outside of the Vancouver/Lower Mainland region have… Read more »

Dec.2-2019 Save the Date! Winter CE Event

Monday December 2, 2019 HLABC will be holding their Winter 2019 CE event at BC Children’s and Women’s Hospital (4500 Oak Street). The topic of the day will be publishing and author rights. If you are interested in giving a talk or would like to suggest a great speaker you’ve seen email our Continuing Education… Read more »

HLABC Pub Night – Sept. 24, 2019 @5:30pm

Back to school. Back to work. Back to the pub. Why: Celebrate the start of another academic year. Catch up with other awesome health information professionals. Yam fries. Where: Rogue Kitchen & Wet Bar, 602 West Broadway When: 5:30 – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, September 24 RSVP: Fill out this form by Friday, September 20 so… Read more »

Innovations, Challenges & Opportunities within Regional Health Libraries in British Columbia

Dear HLABC Members, On behalf of Elisheba Muturi, Chantalle Jack and Shannon Long, please see the final report of the research they developed looking into the regional health libraries (Health Authority and Ministry Libraries), “Innovations, Challenges & Opportunities within Regional Health Libraries in British Columbia.” The report contains their brief nine page summary as well as… Read more »

HLABC Open Science Framework Workshop + AGM May 30th 9am-1pm

Please join us for a hands-on Open Science Framework workshop and the HLABC Annual General Meeting on Thursday May 30th @ Woodward Library’s Sherrington Room 9:00am-1pm. Sarah Parker, Engineering Librarian (including Biomedical Engineering) at Woodward Library and also a member of the UBC Open Scholarship Committee , will offer a workshop on using the Open… Read more »

HLABC CE Event Registration – February 22nd, 2019

Join us on Friday February 22nd for workshops on using the PRESS Checklist to peer-review search strategies, search filers, patient-orientated research and talks from HLABC members and SLAIS Students on “that changed my practice.” HLABC is an organization dedicated to supporting health libraries, their staff, and anyone interested in the search and discovery of health… Read more »