The history of healthcare and electronic content: the digital library at the BIUM (Paris)

The digital library at the inter-university medical library in Paris is a constantly updated portal of significant historical material. It is an exemplary collaboration drawing on a new relationship between librarians and users, offering a wide range of products and services such as Medic@, an on-line document database, image banks, virtual exhibitions, conference proceedings, and so on. Its most recent project is Medicina, which offers a bibliographical database, online texts, conference announcements, and email discussion lists.