Cécile Jaques is an information specialist who works at the University Medical Library at the University Hospital in Lausanne. For the past six years she has been heading up the team for research support, teaching and learning, and the welcome and enquiry desk. She is involved in research projects for members of the hospital staff of the university hospital, as well as for the members of the medical and nursing science faculties of the University of Lausanne. She has a particular interest in teaching and supporting research in the field of evidence based practice for nursing care. She is an affiliate member of the Swiss Centre of Excellence of the Joanna Briggs Institute.