Boundaries are disappearing between the sources and types of and uses for health information managed by informaticians and librarians. Definitions of the professional domains of each have been impacted by these changes in information. Evolving definitions reflect the increasingly overlapping research agendas of both disciplines. Professionals in these disciplines are increasingly functioning collaboratively as "boundary spanners" incorporating human factors that unite technology with health care delivery.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Journal of the Medical Library Association|
|State||Published - Apr 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Health Informatics
- Library and Information Sciences