Interim Manager of Library Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Sharon Bailey is the Interim Manager of Library Services at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health where her responsibilities include reference, research support, collection development, and instruction for CAMH staff, patients, caregivers, and the public. She has a particular interest in collaborating with fellow librarians and education specialists both within and outside of CAMH to embed library instruction into clinical practice and continuing medical education. Sharon is a graduate of the Master of Information program at the University of Toronto. Prior to joining the library profession, Sharon spent a number of years in the book publishing industry including stints at McClelland & Stewart and House of Anansi Press.
Discussions between libraries and publishers often focus on costs and licensing while little is said about ebooks as an effective vehicle for content. Ebook satisfaction and evaluation surveys abound in libraryland but considerations specific to the ebook format have yet to be addressed in our collection management policies. Which isn’t to say we’re not talking […]