David Stewart awarded CILIP Fellowship

David Stewart

David Stewart

The Library and Information Science Research Coalition is delighted to congratulate David Stewart on his award of Fellowship of CILIP.

David is the Strategic Health Authorities Library Leads representative on the LIS Research Coalition’s Board. He is also the founder of the HEALER network which brings together those interested in health library services research. David is currently Director of Health Libraries North West. Previous posts include Director of Information Services at the Royal Society of Medicine, and Deputy Director of Health Libraries at Oxford University.

New LIS Research Coalition member: Strategic Health Authority Library Leads (SHALL)

The LIS Research Coalition welcomes the Strategic Health Authority Library Leads (SHALL) Group as a new associate member.

The SHALL Group was formed in 2009 and suceeds the National Library for Health (NLH) Co-ordinating Group. The mission of the Group is to support, work, plan and campaign for the excellence of health and social care through evidence-based practice and lifelong learning, by developing and providing high quality knowledge, information and library services. Further information is available on the SHALL web site, currently under development at: http://www.libraryservices.nhs.uk/shall/.

David Stewart, Director of Health Libraries North West, and based in the NW Health Care Libraries Unit in Wigan, is Treasurer of SHALL, and will serve as its representative for the Coalition.

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