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Carol Cooke
Contact:
Rm 226 - NJM Health Sciences Library - Brodie Centre - Bannatyne Campus
204-789-3840
Website
Subjects:Medicine, Nursing

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Address

Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library
University of Manitoba
Rm 226 - 727 Bannatyne Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3P5
Canada

Biographical Summary

Carol is the acting Liaison Librarian for the College of Rehabilitation Sciences and an Associate Librarian with the University of Manitoba.  She graduated from the University of Western Ontario where she received a Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences in 1993.  She has held a position at the University of Manitoba Libraries from 1994 – present.

In her roles with the Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library, she is responsible for providing reference services and training for faculty, staff and students at the University of Manitoba Bannatyne Campus and more specifically the College of Rehabilitation Sciences.

Collection responsibilities

Serials Review Project

  • review serials collection of the NJMHS Library
  • determine serials with perpetual access
  • establish, in consultation, retention criteria for paper copies of serials
  • organize staff projects to remove paper copies of serials based on established criteria and shift collections to create space for student study

Gifts / Donations

  • Reviewing gifts of library materials to determine if should be included in library collections

Current Research Activities

Virtual Reference Tick-sheet Project

Principle Investigator - Janet Rothney

Project Time Frame - Oct 2016- present

Project Summary - To implement an electronic version of the paper reference tick-sheet for reference statistics. To improve uptake amongst staff and to promote a common understanding of what is a reference question based on industry standards.

Papers

Bibliography

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