Upcoming Journal Club

Please join the HSHSL Diversity Committee’s Chat ‘n Brew Journal Club in partnership with MAC MLA’s Diversity Committee for a discussion of When Not Implemented Communally, Citizen Science Efforts May Reflect, Reinforce, and Potentially Exacerbate Environmental Injustice.   Date: May 17, 2022 Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm ET Join via Zoom https://umaryland.zoom.us/j/91841069168?pwd=Umd6TURCOEMrQ2ZjVzdrcTRhV01XUT09 Meeting ID: 918

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Job Posting: Research and Consulting Librarian – Health Sciences Focused

Research and Consulting Librarian This health sciences-focused position offers an excellent opportunity for an experienced, confident, service-oriented Research and Consulting Librarian to provide expert consultative research services to RAND’s geographically diverse world-class research and administrative staff.  As a member of the Library Research Services team, the ideal candidate will have demonstrated success

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IFLA World Library and Information Congress – call for submissions

The IFLA Health and Biosciences Section is sponsoring two opportunities to speak on health misinformation at the World Library and Information Congress, July 26-29, 2022 in Dublin, Ireland. The open session that runs during the congress will address “Strategies for Combatting Health Misinformation, Disinformation, and Malinformation”.  The full call is available at:

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Share Project Experience with JMLA Virtual Projects Section by April 20, 2022

The Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) Virtual Projects Section Advisory Committee is seeking current, innovative and notable technology projects in health sciences libraries for the 2022 JMLA Virtual Projects Section. The Virtual Project Section appears on an annual basis in the October issue of JMLA and recognizes projects that exemplify the range and direction of current

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Help us honor our MAC colleagues who have passed away

The Honors and Awards Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) requests your assistance. We would like to honor our colleagues who passed away this past year and recognize the value of their library service in an In Memoriam announcement in MAC Messages Blog.  We will also honor all deceased

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How amazing are your colleagues?!? – MAC Awards

Here’s your chance to nominate one of your fantastic colleagues for a MAC Award! How you do this: Check out the criteria for all of the awards It’s a streamlined application!  What they get: $250 A fancy plaque to hang on the wall! 🙂 The adulation and admiration of MAC colleagues everywhere!

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Recruiting: Data Services Librarian, HSHSL, UMB

The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HSHSL) at University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) seeks an innovative, forward-thinking Data Services Librarian to provide robust research data-related services for UMB faculty, staff, and students. This dynamic librarian advances the Library’s efforts in data sharing and in research data management, discovery, and access.   Read

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