Meet the New NNLM Evaluation Center. May 16, 2022

During this one-time webinar on May 16, 2022, attendees will learn how the NNLM Evaluation Center is planning their initiatives, and how those initiatives are being implemented in their respective project scopes. The leadership teams for the NEC cores will provide attendees with an opportunity to learn who is leading the different

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Job Opportunity: Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences and Human Services Librarian, University of Maryland, Baltimore

The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HSHSL) at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) seeks an innovative, forward thinking Emerging Technologies Librarian. This dynamic librarian advances the Library’s efforts in emerging technologies and tools relevant to teaching, learning, and research activities in health sciences and plays a lead role in disseminating

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Free NNLM CE. Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information Begins May 23, 2022

Hello all, This 4-hour CE class, offered in Moodle class, is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred language of the population. Background information on refugees and immigrants

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Free NNLM CE. NIH Data Management and Sharing Requirements Practitioner Perspectives: Policy Review. May 24, 2022

Hello all, Please join NNLM for the final session in the series, NIH Data Management and Sharing Requirements Practitioner Perspectives: Policy Review on May 24, 2022. Taunton Paine, Director of the Scientific Data Sharing Policy Division in the Office of Science Policy at NIH, and Cindy Danielson, Associate Director of Systems Integration

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Job Opportunity – Health Sciences Scholarly Communications Librarian, West Virginia University

The West Virginia University Health Sciences Library seeks a dynamic and proactive librarian to serve as an authoritative source on scholarly communications issues including scholarly publishing, open access, open science, predatory publishing, research impact, and copyright in the health sciences. This librarian will collaborate with others engaged in scholarly communications issues within

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Invitation to Journal Club Registration Link Included

Please join the HSHSL Diversity Committee’s Chat ‘n Brew Journal Club in partnership with MAC MLA 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 4106 9168 Passcode: hshsl

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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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