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Information behaviors in an online smoking cessation forum
Smoking is a major contributor to morbidity and mortality today, and a focus of attention by primary care practitioners and public health. Few studies take into account the role of community-based information transactions, ...
Inner Strength Questionnaire
Abstract This instrument, the Inner Strength Questionnaire (ISQ), was developed through extensive qualitative and quantitative research on the phenomena of inner strength in women living with chronic health conditions. ...
Sex differences in μ-opioid receptor expression in the rat midbrain periaqueductal gray are essential for eliciting sex differences in morphine analgesia
(Journal of Neuroscience, 2008)
Opioid-based narcotics are the most widely prescribed therapeutic agent for the alleviation of persistent pain; however, it is becoming increasingly clear that morphine is significantly less potent in women compared with ...
Exploring virtual librarianship: Second Life Library 2.0
(Internet Reference Services Quarterly, 2008-10)
In April 2006, Alliance Library System and Online Programming for All Libraries partnered to start the Second Life Library 2.0 in the online world Second Life and in August 2006 purchased an island on the Teen grid of Teen ...
Finding our foundation: Analysis of the LISA database for research retrievability
Objective: The primary objective of this study is to examine the Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA) database to determine if research literature can consistently be retrieved by using keywords identifying ...
Differences between library instruction conference attendees and their institutional affiliations in the United States and Canada are discernible
(Evidence-based Library and Information Practice, 2006)
A review of: Willingham, Patricia, Linda Carder, and Christopher Millson-Martula. “Does a Border Make a Difference? Library Instruction in the United States and Canada.” Journal of Academic Librarianship 32.1 (Jan. ...
Medicus Deus: A review of factors affecting hospital library services to patients between 1790-1950
QUESTION: What are some of the historical societal, medical, and public health trends leading to today's provision of hospital library services to patients?