HSLI wishes to offer several classes to attendees at the annual conference. The class list includes: Building Partnerships with Faculty, Clinicians, and other Stakeholders 4 MLA CE, presented by Gwen Wilson, MLS, AHIP, Health Informatics Coordinator/Librarian at Washburn University in Topeka, KS. This course is designed for those Interested in strategies on building partnerships that lead to collaborative projects. The class will discuss barriers to building partnerships and detailed plans to help overcome these obstacles. Attendees will learn some strategies that will help open opportunities for collaborative projects in both the academic and hospital settings. After four hours in a practical experience workshop, attendees will walk away with an action plan that fits their needs. Data management in the wild: Why it matters & what you can do about it, will be a 2 hour no MLA CE course presented by Erin Foster, MSLS, Data Services Librarian, Ruth Lilly Library, Indiana University School of Medicine. This session will discuss data management best practices and how they can be incorporated into reference, teaching, and consult opportunities in a variety of library settings. Managing your Online Scholarly Identity, will be a 2 hour no MLA CE course, presented by Peg Burnette, Assistant Professor and Biomedical Sciences Librarian at the University of Illinois at 98a-Champaign. One's online scholarly presence can be critical for work and scholarship, however it is also time consuming and sometimes we are not fully aware about how we are represented on the Internet. In this workshop participants will learn about options for managing one's online identity using tools such as Academia.edu, ResearchGate, Google Scholar, ORCID and more.

Project Details

Organization Name

Health Sciences Librarians of Illinois

Project Lead


Start Date
September 1, 2018
End Date
September 30, 2018
Funding Amount
Library or Information Professional