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ERIC Number: EJ1024471
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 55
ISSN: ISSN-1941-126X
Mobile Devices and Their Use in Library Professional Practice: The Health Librarian and the Ipad
Duncan, Vicky; Kumaran, Maha; Lê, Mê-Linh; Murphy, Susan
Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, v25 n3 p201-214 2013
Mobile devices are being extensively adopted by health sciences faculty, students, and practitioners, but there is little evidence of how this technology is being used by health librarians in their own professional practice. In 2011, health sciences librarians at the University of Saskatchewan undertook a project to familiarize themselves with iPads and identify the applicability of using them as professional tools. The final project report revealed a wide spectrum of experiences and opinions as well as a number of recommended apps.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Postsecondary Education; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada