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Navigating the Evidence: a national overview of eHealth resources in Ireland for Nursing and Midwifery research and practice - Annual Webinar: About this event


The HSE Health Library Ireland (HLI), in collaboration with the Department of Health and the Office of the Nursing and Midwifery Service Director (ONMSD), runs an annual webinar for Nursing & Midwifery staff. The first event was held on Tuesday, 31st May 2022 and the second on Tuesday March 14th 2023

This webinar introduces nursing and midwifery staff to resources to aid them with their research and heir patient care. The event includes; 

  • Presentations from the Chief Nursing Officer, Dept. of Health; the Nursing & Midwifery Services Director, ONMSD
  • An overview of eHealth Library and services 
  • Training - 'Searching for Evidence', delivered by HLI clinical librarians 
  • Presentations by resource vendors giving an overview of how to search and get the most out of these platforms, they include: 
    • CINAHL
    • Embase, MIDIRS & Midwifery Digest
    • RCNi Journals
    • MA Healthcare Journals
    • Proquest Health Research Premium
    • BMJ Best Practice; BMJ Learning
    • The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Procedures
    • The Cochrane Library

Target Audience

This online event was arranged for nurses and midwives in Ireland.

Learning Aims & Objectives

1. Learn about the services provided by Health Library Ireland

2. Learn how to find evidence to support research and practice 

3. Gain familiarity with the online resources available through Health Library Ireland 

HSE Library, Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Library, Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. D08 W2A8 Tel: 01-6352555/8. Email: