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  • jimemdy
    The LCAOM will meet in Sacramento on Thursday.April 23rd at 1:30 p.m. Here is the agenda to date. Please note that I will be away from Tuesday April 21st
    Message 1 of 2 , Apr 17, 2009
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      The LCAOM will meet in Sacramento on Thursday.April 23rd at 1:30 p.m. Here is the agenda to date. Please note that I will be away from Tuesday April 21st until the meeting date.

      1.Role of libraries in educating researchers in finding current awareness journal articles.

      2. Possibilities for cooperation between United States AOM colleges and institutions in China.

      3. Discussion of survey on library resources and further action plan for consortium of AOM libraries.

      4. Possibility of using conference calls or telemedia internet means to include particants who cannot attend in person.

      Hope to see you in Sacramento.

      Jim Emdy
      Chair, LCAOM
      Five Branches University.

      Here is data from the survey. it is in odd format; better copies will be available at the meeting.

      Table One: General information from responding libraries

      Library Nr. Students Prof.Librarian? Software Shared catalogs Nr.Titles Nr. Journals
      Dragon Rising 31 Yes Excel None 950 30
      Five Branches Univ. 400 Yes LibraryWorld EWC, AIMC 4500 60
      Inst. of Clinical Acup 38 No Cybertools None 1525 5
      Northwestern Health 820(100 OM) Yes Library Solution None 9100 345
      NCNM 500 Yes Innovative Interface OHSU, WSCC 14000 150
      NY Chiropractic Coll. 800(60 OM) Yes Symphony 3.2.1(Dynix) None 16000 400
      Oregon College OM 274 Yes InMagic/Innovative 1, 3 ** 4000 60
      PCOM 280(3 sites) Yes Cybertools 3 sites linked 25000 162
      Seattle Inst. of OM 31 No Excel/card catalog None 2500 70
      Tai Sophia 444 Yes Folletts None 8606 45


      **3 using other software



      Table Two: What resources can be shared?

      Library Services
      Dragon Rising Ill journal sharing in progress
      Five Branches Univ. Cataloging help; consulting on collection development;teaching; chair of LCAQM;coordinate sharing
      Inst. of Clinical Acup Advice on Cybertools, cataloging
      Northwestern Health ILL books and journals
      NCNM OCLC, DocLine
      NY Chiropractic Coll. ILL books and journals
      Oregon College OM ILL books and journals
      PCOM ILL journals, not books/AV
      Seattle Inst. of OM
      Tai Sophia Cataloging help; limited document delivery, teaching information, help with simple websites.






      Table three: Interest in developing consortium and desired services.

      Library Consortium? Services desired
      Dragon Rising Yes [Date missing]
      Five Branches Univ. Yes Coordination of sharing efforts; discount purchases of databases
      Inst. of Clinical Acup Yes Access to Online journal database
      Northwestern Health Yes Shared bibliographies of essential resources; shared expertise via electronic list
      possible collaboration on purchasing resources.
      NCNM Perhaps Concerns with financial obligations of consortium membership
      NY Chiropractic Coll. Yes shared lists of important resources; possible group purchases of ..electronic
      resources, electronic discussin list to share problems and solutions.
      Oregon College OM Yes Resource sharing all material types; discount consortium purchases
      PCOM Yes Discount pricing for databases, esp EBSCO, E-Books in OM/
      Massage Therapy
      Seattle Inst. of OM Possible Concerns with financial obligations of consortium membership
      Tai Sophia Yes Access to Online full text journal databases; exchange mechanism for donating
      and receiving surplus copies/editions of books and journals; a place to share
      teaching resources.


      Table Four: Databases currently being used

      Database Number of users
      About Herbs 1
      Academic Search Premier 2
      ACP Journal Club 1
      Acubriefs 1
      Acutrials 1
      Agricola 1
      Althealthwatch 5 accessed through EBSCO
      AMED 2
      BioMed Central 1
      CHANT 1
      China Online Journals Med. Coll. 1
      CINAHL 2
      Classicalchinesemedicine.org 1
      Clinical Pharmacology 1
      Cochrane databases 3
      Directory of Open Access Journals 1
      Drug and Herbal information NIH 1
      EBSCOHost purchased 2
      EBSCOHost via public libraries 3 may include Gale resources and others
      EJE E Journals 2
      Florida Electronic Library 1
      Health Source Nursing Acad.ed. 1
      Health&Life Science Collection 1
      HealthStar 1
      HerbalGram 1
      HerbMedPro 2
      ImagesMD 1
      Index to Chiroprachtic Literature 2
      Journal of Trad. Chinese Medicine 2
      List of free medical journals 1
      Mantis 1
      MDConsult 2
      MedLIne full text 2
      Natural Medicine comprehensive 4
      Natural Standard 4
      Nccam 1
      OCOM Journal article index 1
      PapersFirst 1
      Planetree Library 1 San Jose Hospital website
      PlosMedicine 1
      ProceedingsFirst 1
      Psychology & Behavioural Sci. Col.. 1
      PubMed 4
      Science Direct 1
      Wang fan Data base(Chinese journ.) 1


      Results of Current Survey

      Results of Previous Survey
    • Naomi Broering
      Hi Jim, For those of us who cannot attend, but responded to the survey, can you copy them and transmit to us in pdf format. It would be easier to read the
      Message 2 of 2 , Apr 17, 2009
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        Hi Jim,
        For those of us who cannot attend, but responded to the survey, can you copy them and transmit to us in pdf format.  It would be easier to read the entireform on each page rather then this distribution.
        Ten maybe  chart with the figure results.
         
        Thanks
        Naomi Broering
        PCOM

         
        On 4/17/09, jimemdy <jimemdy@...> wrote:
        The LCAOM will meet in Sacramento on Thursday.April 23rd at 1:30 p.m.  Here is the agenda to date.  Please note that I will be away from Tuesday April 21st until the meeting date.

        1.Role of libraries in educating researchers in finding current awareness journal articles.

        2. Possibilities for cooperation between United States AOM colleges and institutions in China.

        3. Discussion of survey on library resources and further action plan for consortium of AOM libraries.

        4. Possibility of using conference calls or telemedia internet means to include particants who cannot attend in person.

        Hope to see you in Sacramento.

        Jim Emdy
        Chair, LCAOM
        Five Branches University.

        Here is data from the survey. it is in odd format; better copies will be available at the meeting.

        Table One: General information from responding libraries

        Library Nr. Students    Prof.Librarian? Software        Shared catalogs Nr.Titles       Nr. Journals
        Dragon Rising   31      Yes     Excel   None    950     30
        Five Branches Univ.     400     Yes     LibraryWorld    EWC, AIMC       4500    60
        Inst. of Clinical Acup  38      No      Cybertools      None    1525    5
        Northwestern Health     820(100 OM)     Yes     Library Solution        None    9100    345
        NCNM    500     Yes     Innovative Interface    OHSU, WSCC      14000   150
        NY Chiropractic Coll.   800(60 OM)      Yes     Symphony 3.2.1(Dynix)   None    16000   400
        Oregon College OM       274     Yes     InMagic/Innovative      1, 3 ** 4000    60
        PCOM    280(3 sites)    Yes     Cybertools      3 sites linked  25000   162
        Seattle Inst. of OM     31      No      Excel/card catalog      None    2500    70
        Tai Sophia      444     Yes     Folletts        None    8606    45


        **3 using other software



        Table Two: What resources can be shared?

        Library Services
        Dragon Rising   Ill journal sharing in progress
        Five Branches Univ.     Cataloging help; consulting on collection development;teaching;  chair of LCAQM;coordinate sharing
        Inst. of Clinical Acup  Advice on Cybertools, cataloging
        Northwestern Health     ILL books and journals
        NCNM    OCLC, DocLine
        NY Chiropractic Coll.   ILL books and journals
        Oregon College OM       ILL books and journals
        PCOM    ILL journals, not books/AV
        Seattle Inst. of OM
        Tai Sophia      Cataloging help; limited document delivery, teaching information, help with simple websites.






        Table three: Interest in developing consortium and desired services.

        Library Consortium?     Services desired
        Dragon Rising   Yes     [Date missing]
        Five Branches Univ.     Yes     Coordination of sharing efforts; discount purchases of databases
        Inst. of Clinical Acup  Yes     Access to Online journal database
        Northwestern Health     Yes     Shared bibliographies of essential resources; shared expertise via electronic list
                       possible collaboration on purchasing resources.
        NCNM    Perhaps Concerns with financial obligations of consortium membership
        NY Chiropractic Coll.   Yes     shared lists of important resources; possible group purchases of ..electronic
                       resources, electronic discussin list to share problems and solutions.
        Oregon College OM       Yes     Resource sharing all material types; discount consortium purchases
        PCOM    Yes     Discount pricing for databases, esp EBSCO, E-Books in OM/
                       Massage Therapy
        Seattle Inst. of OM     Possible        Concerns with financial obligations of consortium membership
        Tai Sophia      Yes     Access to Online full text journal databases; exchange mechanism for donating
                       and receiving surplus copies/editions of books and journals; a place to share
                       teaching resources.


        Table Four: Databases currently being used

        Database                Number of users
        About Herbs             1
        Academic Search Premier         2
        ACP Journal Club                1
        Acubriefs               1
        Acutrials               1
        Agricola                1
        Althealthwatch          5       accessed through EBSCO
        AMED            2
        BioMed Central          1
        CHANT           1
        China Online Journals Med. Coll.                1
        CINAHL          2
        Classicalchinesemedicine.org            1
        Clinical Pharmacology           1
        Cochrane databases              3
        Directory of Open Access Journals               1
        Drug and Herbal information NIH         1
        EBSCOHost purchased             2
        EBSCOHost via public libraries          3       may include Gale resources and others
        EJE E Journals          2
        Florida Electronic Library              1
        Health Source Nursing Acad.ed.          1
        Health&Life Science Collection          1
        HealthStar              1
        HerbalGram              1
        HerbMedPro              2
        ImagesMD                1
        Index to Chiroprachtic Literature               2
        Journal of Trad. Chinese Medicine               2
        List of free medical journals           1
        Mantis          1
        MDConsult               2
        MedLIne full text               2
        Natural Medicine comprehensive          4
        Natural Standard                4
        Nccam           1
        OCOM Journal article index              1
        PapersFirst             1
        Planetree Library               1       San Jose Hospital website
        PlosMedicine            1
        ProceedingsFirst                1
        Psychology & Behavioural Sci. Col..             1
        PubMed          4
        Science Direct          1
        Wang fan Data base(Chinese journ.)              1


        Results of Current Survey

        Results of Previous Survey




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