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Current Awareness Form

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Keep up to date with our Current Awareness Service!

Keep Up to Date with Our Current Awareness Service

Our librarians will set up a customized Current Awareness Alert for you on specific topics, authors, and/or journals, of interest to you. You will receive an email every week that cites any new articles that have been published on your topic or in your selected journals. You can request the full text of any of these articles by contacting us.

Contact us to set up your Current Awareness Alert, or complete the Current Awareness Form.


Aging, Geriatrics & Long Term Care

The J.W. Crane Memorial Library provides special current awareness information in aging, geriatrics, and long-term care, including the info-ltc listserv (information long-term care), Agelit, Current Perspectives, and Web Pick of the Week.

Info-LTC is a listserv that provides information on geriatric, gerontolocial, and long-term care resources.  Subscribers will receive Agelit, Current Perspectives, and Web Pick of the Week.  Register online or call the Crane Library at the Deer Lodge Centre at 204-831-2152.

Agelit is published quarterly as an information alerting service for long term care providers, and others interested in geriatrics, gerontology or long-term care. This select bibliography of articles, books, websites, and audiovisual resources in geriatrics, gerolontology and long term care is distributed automatically to staff of Deer Lodge Centre, Riverview Health Centre, Winnipeg Personal Care Homes and the WRHA Long-Term Care program.

Current Perspectives are updated several times a year and highlights current articles, books and Internet resources on specific topics of interest to long-term care professionals.

Web Pick of the Week is a weekly e-mail of online resources of interest on long-term care and gerontology. Keep up-to-date on new resources of value to you or your staff. To receive notifications, you must subscribe to info-ltc.