The End of the Medical Library?

End Sign(2012) by Nemo on Pixabay ( CC 1.0)We often read and hear about the closure of medical libraries in both academic and hospital areas.  A number of committees and task forces have been formed nationwide to respond to the erosion of these important resources; for example, the New England Hospital Library Group has developed … Continue reading The End of the Medical Library?

Open Educational Resources

What are Open Educational Resources (OER)? Open Education "...is the simple and powerful idea that the world’s knowledge is a public good and that technology in general and the Worldwide Web in particular provide an extraordinary opportunity for everyone to share, use, and reuse knowledge." —The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation "Open educational resources (OER) are … Continue reading Open Educational Resources