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Last Entry

This is the last entry of the blog JEAHIL. From 2015 on, you will find the entries of the Journal of the EAHIL only at the new website http://www.eahil.eu. The new OJS will make the single entries visible in the … Continue reading

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The Librarian of the Future

Who do you think “Librarians of the Future” are? How would they behave and what would they look like? In my imagination they are like a space hero, a Flash Gordon-like figure with almost magical cyber librarian skills nobody ever … Continue reading

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Your library: a successful service center for a successful faculty

How to implement research support Yesterday there was disastrous storm in my hometown. Many cellars and garages were flooded including some ofthe library’s storerooms. But thankfully many people helped out of nowhere. There’s a saying in Germany: manyhands make light … Continue reading

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No student has to come to the library anymore

Returning home from a road trip through several US american medical libraries, I am even more convinced that just now, just today, we have the unique opportunity (or nightmare, depending on your point of view) to participate in the transition … Continue reading

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Students are a source of inspiration for the library

Not only since I became a grandfather have I appreciated being with young people. Not only in the private sphere, even and especially in the library. It gives me great joy to be with young people, to work together, to … Continue reading

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Trust no guideline that you did not fake yourself

Foto: Peter J Dean at flickr.com It is not surprising to anyone, that in the billion Euro health care market, pharmaceutical companies exert influence wherever possible (1). Clinical trials with negative outcomes will not be reported or published as those … Continue reading

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A kingdom for a strategy

Foto: plantoo47 at flickr.com Strategy is a big word. Everyone would like to have a successful strategy, but do you know a medical library which already has one? The following article attempts to explain or define this subject to an … Continue reading

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