Delaware Health and Medical Information Web Survey – Text Responses – Page 14
Delaware Health and Medical Information Web Survey Text Responses
Delaware Nurses Association
Question 1: In which Delaware County is your primary work location?
Kent and New Castle
Delaware County in Pennsylvania
Question 3: Which of the following services does your hospital library provide?
Don’t use library, use Internet at home
Nursing Research Journal Watch
Organizational tools such as RefWorks
Question 7: If you do not have access to a hospital library, how do you get the health information you
Better hours of operation
Full articles - not just limited to abstracts.
I also belong to ONS which sends me more articles than I can read each month.
I also use the internet frequently
I have access to hospital library
Information provided to staff on the importance of evidence based practice and commitment to that
by hospital administration
More commitment of resources from hospital administrations
No longer have access to academic library resources since finished classes
Nursing journals and magazines
Professional Organization Online Journals; Wilmington University Online Library Database
RN on floor gets articles and copies for nurses on the floor to read
Since getting a degree is required of management staff…(?)
Sometimes it is tedious finding the most efficient library services.
Staff Development Personnel, Infection Control Nurse, Diabetes Educator, experienced nurses
Question 8: What resource or resources that you are currently unable to access would most help you
in your work?
It would be helpful if the Hospital Librarians can help with a lit search for courses that we are taking (if
we DO have something like this I am not aware of it.)
A wider variety of medical journals
Ability to have library acquire non-PDF journal articles found during searches.
Access to the portal to refer a disease condition instead of