Presentation on theme: "AWHILES Conference Wrexham Medical Institute 14 & 15 July 2010 Welcome! Eryl Smith & Janet Peters AWHILES All Wales Health Information and Library Extension."— Presentation transcript:
AWHILES Conference Wrexham Medical Institute 14 & 15 July 2010 Welcome! Eryl Smith & Janet Peters AWHILES All Wales Health Information and Library Extension Service
AWHILES Partnership Activities 2009-2010 NHS e-library Involvement in CU Health Libraries Review Changes in staff CINAHL training sessions New and refurbished libraries Additional Deanery funding Training days and conference
AWHILES Partnership Activities 2010-2011 Journal holdings Collection management policy Accreditation E learning modules NHS e Library Continuing CPD for all staff Strategic direction and reporting Continue to support each other across Wales!
Cardiff University Information Services Health Library Review Implementation New build at the University of Wales Hospital site: the Cochrane Building New Library at Llandough (with RFID) Systematic Review Network funded by 5 health Schools Discussions with IHC about RFID for AWHILES Consortial purchasing of journals??
Cardiff University Information Services Health Library Review Implementation New build at the University of Wales Hospital site: the Cochrane Building January 2010 Radnor House
Cochrane Building construction details Building (c. 6000sq m) due for completion July 2011 by Vinci. Library (c. 2000 sq m) due to move in July/August 2011 Students arrive September 2011 (!) Total cost M£18.5 Will meet BREEAM Excellent rating, so will be naturally ventilated where possible
Library On three floors Ground floor: Social Learning Lounge First floor: Books, print journals, study tables, PCs plus 2 IT training rooms. Over the atrium bridge to staff offices for Library, IT and Media Resources Second floor: Quiet study spaces; 10 group study rooms Designed to be open 24/7, with full self-service
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