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August 6, 2015

On August 14, 2015, Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) products e-CPS and e-Therapeutics+ will be moving to the new RxTx interface.  The move will take place automatically;

July 30, 2015

e-HLbc's annual report, the 2014-2015 Year in Review, was released today, and is now available on the e-HLbc website.  The report highlights several of e-HLbc's main achievements and activities in the past year, notably the cons

July 15, 2015

e-HLbc is pleased to announce its newest affiliate member, the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA).  The e-HLbc consortium comprises 46 post-secondary, health, and government sector member institutions.  Learn more about the consortium and its services on the

July 8, 2015

This summer, two of e-HLbc's purchased products, Premier Library Package Anatomy.TV and Anatomy & Physiology Online (APO), will be migrating from the OvidSP to the Primal Pictures platform.  Access to the products on the OvidSP platform will end on October 15, 2015.  Please contact the

June 15, 2015

With e-HLbc's upgrade from CINAHL Full Text to CINAHL Complete, permalinks within course materials or member institutions' websites pointing to articles in Full Text are no longer active in Complete.  Permalinks to articles in Full Text cannot be automatically redirected to their equivalents in C

April 8, 2015

The Natural Medicines Database provides evidence-based information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies.  As

April 1, 2015

e-HLbc is pleased to announce that today is the first day of the 2015 to 2018 core suite licensing period.  The consortium's core suite of resources for the next

March 3, 2015

The e-HLbc Case for Renewal for 2015 to 2018 is now available for member institutions.  The report presents core suite negotiation outcomes, content pricing, and member licensing costs for 2015/16 to 2017/18. 

March 3, 2015

The Membership Pledge 2015-2018 is a report published every three years that highlights the benefits, costs, and responsibilities of membership in the consortium, and calls on members to reaffirm

October 22, 2014

The Canadian Electronic Library (CEL) has announced that it will discontinue the Canadian Health Research Collection (CHRC) on December 31, 2014.  Due to low demand, the CEL has decided to co

October 20, 2014

The Fall issue of the e-HLbc newsletter, e-Wire Magazine, is now available.  This issue features an interview with Gwen Bird, Simon Fraser University's new Dean of Library Services and University Librarian, the use of e-HLbc resources by P

September 19, 2014

Lisa Dennis, EBSCO Training Specialist, will be giving two workshops, one in Vancouver and one in Victoria, to e-HLbc member institutions on e-HLbc's Core Suite EBSCO resources (CINAHL, MEDLINE, PsycARTICLES, PsycINFO, etc.).  Refreshments will be provided for those attending in person. 

September 5, 2014

e-HLbc is pleased to announce that pricing is now available for three American Psychiatric Publishing (APP) products: DSM-5 Library, PsychiatryOnline Core, and PsychiatryOnline Premium.  APP is a leading publisher of books and journals on psy

July 3, 2014

EBSCO has recently announced the creation of the DynaMed Implementation and Awareness Team, made up of trainers, implementation specialists, and marketing coordinators, whose purpose is to help increase the adoption of DynaMed amongst your users.  This Team can help your library in the following

June 23, 2014

EBSCO has announced its upcoming live training webinars for the summer.  Topics include Databases, EBSCOhost & Admin, A-to-Z and LinkSource, EDS, and Usage Statistics.

May 13, 2014

e-HLbc's annual report, the 2013-2014 Year in Review, was released, and is now available on the e-HLbc website.  The report highlights several of e-HLbc's main achievements and activities in the past year, notably e-HLbc's succe

May 1, 2014

Last weekend, Microsoft released a security advisory warning users about active attacks that attempt to exploit a previously unknown security flaw in every supported version of Internet Explorer

April 16, 2014

Deb Monkman, the librarian for the Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC), wrote a fantastic article promoting e-HLbc resources and library services for the PABC Newsletter.  In the article, she wrote:

April 3, 2014

The COUNTER Code of Practice for Articles is a standard for recording, consolidating, and reporting usage at the individual article level.  This new standard builds on the

March 31, 2014

The e-HLbc license agreement for Alexander Street Press Video Online with Gibson Library Connections is now available.  The license can be accessed on the e-HLbc website and includes permissions regarding interlibrary loan