The Central Medical Library (http://www.rug.nl/umcg/bibliotheek ) of the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG, http://www.umcg.nl ) is exploring the use of several RSS Aggregator installations to explore and develop topic portals for specialities, medical conditions combined with library services & quality web 2.0 tools for finding and managing trusted information, aimed at staff and students of the UMCG, but also for a broader audience. The University Medical Center Groningen is a large academic teaching hospital in the north of the Netherlands with approx.10.000 staff members and 3500 medical students.
Available portals:
  • atUMCG : Showing all NEW publications of the UMCG
  • OpenAccess : Putting together an Open Access News Aggregator with info around doing research and publishing (in test)

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