Sandra McKeown

Health Sciences Librarian (Special Appt)
Literature Searching
Systematic Review Searching
Evidence-Based Medicine
PubMed/Ovid Medline
RefWorks
MLIS - University of Western Ontario
BSc Hons (Genetics) - University of Western Ontario

Canadian Health Libraries Association

Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association

Medical Library Association

Conference Presentations:

McKeown, S. (2017). Developing a formal systematic review service. Oral presentation at the ICML + EAHIL: International Congress of Medical Librarianship and the European Association of Health Information and Libraries Joint Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 

McKeown, S. (2017). Evaluating the quality of literature searching service: Evidence of a correlation between methods of communication and user satisfaction. Oral presentation at the ICML + EAHIL: International Congress of Medical Librarianship and the European Association of Health Information and Libraries Joint Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 

McKeown, S. (2016). Developing a formalized systematic review service. Oral presentation at the QJBC: Queen’s Joanna Briggs Collaboration Conference of the Americas (Librarian’s Day), Kingston, Ontario.


Wathen, C. N., & McKeown, S. (2009). Is information enough? eGovernment and the information response for women experiencing domestic violence. Paper presented at the CAIS/ACSI: Canadian Association for Information Science Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.

Poster Presentations:

McKeown, S. & Wu, C-Y. (2017). Recounting the successful pilot of the MLA International Cooperation Section International Visiting Health Information Professionals Program. Poster presented at the 117th Annual Conference of the Medical Library Association, Seattle, Washington.

McKeown, S., McTavish, J., Boyce, E. & Konrad, S-L. (2015). Evaluation of the perceived quality of literature searching services provided by hospital librarians. Poster presented at the 39th annual conference of CHLA/ABSC, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Konrad, S., Boyce, E., McKeown, S., & McTavish, J. (2014). Addressing survey validity for the evaluation of a literature search service. Poster presented at the 114th Annual Conference of the Medical Library Association, Chicago, Illinois.

McKeown, S., Boyce, E., McTavish, J. & Konrad, S-L. (2014). Improving the quality of librarian-mediated literature searches conducted for hospital staff. Poster presented at the 26th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, Orlando, Florida.

McKeown, S., Howlett-Leslie, A., Sakellis, D. (2014). An online subject guide for social work: Professional knowledge to support clinical practice. Poster presented at the Professional Practice at Its Best Conference, London, Ontario.

McKeown, S. (2010). Roles for hospital librarians during a pandemic: Electronic information monitoring and the provision of synthesized updates to incident management personnel. Poster presentation at the 34th annual conference of CHLA/ABSC, Kingston, Ontario.

Journal Articles, Peer-Reviewed:

McKeown, S., Konrad, S. L., McTavish, J., & Boyce, E. (2017). Evaluation of hospital staff’s perceived quality of librarian-mediated literature searching services. Journal of the Medical Library Association: JMLA, 105(2), 120-131.


Wathen, C. N., & McKeown, S. (2010). Can the government really help? Online information for women experiencing violence. Government Information Quarterly, 27(2), 170-176.

Contact

Bracken Health Sciences Library, Botterell Hall
(613) 533-6000 x75284