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MLA – Bepress Program

More and more health science libraries are turning to institutional repositories to promote their organization’s research. Repositories, already common at academic institutions, help institutions preserve, organize, and share articles, data, and other institutional knowledge. Join Ellen Brassil, Director, Health Sciences Library … Continue reading

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MLA Info Session: Data Catalog Collaboration Project

A reminder that the Data Catalog Collaboration Project (DCCP) is holding an information session about joining the collaboration and improving the discoverability of research data at your institution. The DCCP is a group of six academic libraries that have implemented … Continue reading

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Attending MLA’18? Considering attending “From Data Standards to DermExpert: The Story of How an Image Collection Learned to Think”

Are you attending MLA’18? Interested in artificial intelligence? Involved in data management? Interested in dermatology resources? Love cool technology? Consider attending the VisualDx technology showcase on Monday, May 21st from 1:30-2pm. DermExpert, the new iOS app from VisualDx can analyze … Continue reading

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Position Opening: Health Programming Coordinator, Pittsburgh PA

The University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) invites applications for the position of Health Programming Coordinator for the Middle Atlantic Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM MAR). We are looking for an energetic, creative, … Continue reading

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Needlework: Some Histories of Sewing the Body

The New York Academy of Medicine Library presents: Needlework: Some Histories of Sewing the Body Tuesday, May 22, 2018 6:00PM-7:30PM The New York Academy of Medicine 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street New York, NY 10029 Register for Free Following … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity (re-post): Senior Librarian, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Come join a small and highly skilled team of Health Sciences Information Professionals at the Scott Memorial Library!  We are looking for an experienced Librarian to provide reference, search services and teaching to our students, faculty and clinicians.  Requires considerable … Continue reading

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5 Free (online) PubMed CE Webinars from the NNLM Training Office

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO) is offering a series of 5, free, online CE webinars called PubMed for Librarians (PML). Take one or more (or all) of the classes. Follow the links to register. All … Continue reading

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Exploring Resource Access in the 21st Century, June 1, 2018 Summit by American University Library and Springer Nature

Registration is now open for the American University Library and Springer Nature Summit in Washington, DC on June 1, 2018! Exploring Resource Access in the 21st Century (RA21) Interested in surrounding yourself with DC area librarians and colleagues to discuss … Continue reading

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Influence Change By Wrestling With Issues of Authentication, Access & Security, May 22-23, Baltimore, MD

Wrestling with Issues of User Authentication and Access? You Cannot Afford to Miss This NISO Event. Engage with Your Peers in Crafting the Best Possible Solution! Digital Libraries: Authentication, Access & Security for Information Resources Location:  The Grand, 225 N … Continue reading

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Smithsonian Institute Offers Outbreak DIY Exhibit Files

Interested in a pop-up exhibition for your library? The Smithsonian Institute is offering the opportunity to use this ready-made exhibition with templates. Explore the possibilities! Quote from SI website : “‘Outbreak’ spotlights the human causes of infectious-disease epidemics, such as … Continue reading

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