Ring in the Holidays with MLA Webinars!

MLA November Webinar Explore Your Identity to Improve Your Practice: An Introduction to Critical Health Sciences Librarianship<https://nam11.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.medlib-ed.org%2Fproducts%2F2429%2Fexplore-your-identity-to-improve-your-practice-an-introduction-to-critical-health-sciences-librarianship&amp;data=04%7C01%7Celudeman%40hshsl.umaryland.edu%7C1ea5f4baf6f041e96a4408d8873b5d55%7C3dcdbc4a7e4c407b80f77fb6757182f2%7C0%7C0%7C637408036323061259%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&amp;sdata=huNnefGiIJiptQqToxn2tI0q1Uyql8R7qTyYMkGqO2E%3D&amp;reserved=0&gt; Tuesday, November 24, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Explore your identity through an introduction to Critical Health Sciences Librarianship, complete a creative assignment related to your identity, and craft a plan to incorporate critical librarianship

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MLA Research, Development and Demonstration Project Grant

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is now accepting applications for the MLA Research, Development, and Demonstration Project Grant<https://nam11.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.mlanet.org%2Fp%2Fcm%2Fld%2Ffid%3D302&amp;data=04%7C01%7Celudeman%40hshsl.umaryland.edu%7C05cf4c5cea6b4d2522ed08d8868517c9%7C3dcdbc4a7e4c407b80f77fb6757182f2%7C0%7C0%7C637407253490923003%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&amp;sdata=4DrOLk2GqArllubGvsge4UAtFcDfdtdUxpjAHdqNPog%3D&amp;reserved=0&gt;. The purpose of this grant is to provide support for research, development, or demonstration projects that will help to promote excellence in the field of health sciences librarianship and information sciences. Grants range from

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News from the NLM History of Medicine Division

Dear Colleagues, Greetings from the National Library of Medicine History of Medicine Division where we have the following news to share: *   Division staff are working remotely to support YOU in your research and can be reached via the NLM Support Center<https://nam11.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fsupport.nlm.nih.gov%2F&amp;data=04%7C01%7Celudeman%40hshsl.umaryland.edu%7C0ac924b2ecd84d55b2fc08d884c6ae86%7C3dcdbc4a7e4c407b80f77fb6757182f2%7C0%7C0%7C637405336163395580%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&amp;sdata=79seXgwCOfoEFt%2Fd%2FNnIyWYtE1eDstFttnO0GUx7QII%3D&amp;reserved=0&gt;. NLM Reading Rooms are temporarily closed to the public in

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MLA November Webinar: Critical Health Sciences Librarianship and You

MLA November Webinar Explore Your Identity to Improve Your Practice: An Introduction to Critical Health Sciences Librarianship<http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2429/explore-your-identity-to-improve-your-practice-an-introduction-to-critical-health-sciences-librarianship&gt; Tuesday, November 24, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Xan Goodman will lead you through an exploration of your identity through an introduction to Critical Health Sciences Librarianship. You’ll complete a creative assignment related to your

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Medical Heritage Library Tenth Anniversary Conference

Medical Heritage Library Tenth Anniversary Conference The Medical Heritage Library, Inc. is pleased to announce its Tenth Anniversary virtual conference will take place on Friday, November 13. Dr. Jaipreet Virdi, author of Hearing Happiness: Deafness Cures in History and Assistant Professor for the Department of History at the University of Delaware, will

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Call for Nominations: T. Mark Hodges International Service Award

Deadlines for all Medical Library Association (MLA) awards have been extended to November 13. Thank you for your consideration. Please excuse cross posting. We hope you’ll consider nominating someone! 2021 T. Mark Hodges International Service Award – Call for Nominations Mark Hodges<https://www.mlanet.org/blog/hodges-t-mark&gt; (1933-2006) was a lifelong believer in the importance of international

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MLA October 13 Webinar: From Adult Learning Theory to Your Teaching Practice

MLA October Webinar Librarians Are Teachers: Applying Theory to Help Adults Learn<http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2651/librarians-are-teachers-applying-theory-to-help-adults-learn&gt; Tuesday, October 13, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time In just about all the services you provide  as a medical  librarian, from answering reference questions to formal teaching, you teach. . . adults.  In this webinar, you’ll learn specific, concrete teaching

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NLM Catalog survey

Just a reminder that the survey is till open and we encourage users of the NLM Catalog to participate. As announced earlier this year in the NLM Technical Bulletin “New Library Services Platform to Support Library Operations<https://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/ma20/ma20_library_services_platform.html>&#8221; NLM is migrating from Voyager to Alma, and from LocatorPlus<https://www.locatorplus.gov/&gt; to PrimoVE. This migration aligns

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JMLA Call for Manuscript Submissions

In light of national conversations around Black Lives Matter, systemic racism, police violence, and health disparities in the COVID-19 pandemic, the Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) team believes it is important to affirm JMLA’s commitment to promoting diversity and equity in health sciences librarianship and information science. In a statement

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