IMPI LinkedIn Group - Our discussion group on LinkedIn, open to anyone who has an interest in healthcare related information.

PIPA - Pharmaceutical Information and Pharmacovigilance Association - The pharmaceutical industry's professional association for information officers and managers, based in R&D, medical and business units. Mainly UK membership but also has members in Europe and North America.

The Pharma Documentation Ring - Group of information managers within the European pharmaceutical industry whose aims are to promote exchange of ideas amongst members, assess products and services, encourage development of new information services and provide a forum for the information industry. PDR have been particularly successful in formulating, with the STM publishers, a model licence for use of electronic journals which meets the needs of the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Scientific Archivists Group - Has the aim of exchanging knowledge relating to archives with scientific application. Members include archivists and record managers from many leading scientific organisations, commercial service providers and regulatory bodies.


Searching for 3Rs Information - Published Literature Sources - Second edition of the 'Best Practice' guide in response to the requirement for information specialists to take a lead role in ensuring their companies have the information required to be diligent in finding alternatives to animal experiments. The second edition reflects changes to database indexing and journal coverage prompted by the activities of the group.

Website last updated 29 January 2019