From Andrea Horne: Normally election results are not officially reported until the Annual Meeting, but we have a special case this year: we have a tie for the election for MAC Chair! Our MAC Bylaws state that we must break this tie through an election via paper ballot at the Business Meeting
From Amy Blevins: It is with great pleasure that the Membership and Recruitment Committee announces this year’s MAC Scholar, Andrea Hilliard. We’d like to share a little bit of information about Andrea with all of you so you can get to know her before the conference. Andrea S. Hilliard is the Medical
From Cynthia Burke – Finding Clinical Trial Results – National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) Resources The National Library of Medicine (NLM) responds to more than 100,000 questions each year. Regularly asked questions become Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). We review and update our FAQs frequently. The FAQ resources include national and international government
This month’s spotlight is on Emily Mazure from Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences at VCU. If you would like to be in the spotlight, please contact Amy Blevins at firstname.lastname@example.org. It’s a great way to let MAC members get to know you. Emily Mazure 1. How long have you been a
From Rick Peterson: Registration is open for 3 by the Sea, a tri-chapter meeting of the New York/New Jersey, Middle Atlantic, and Philadelphia Regional Chapters of the Medical Library Association on October 5-8 at Resorts Hotel in Atlantic City. Register online at: https://www.acteva.com/go/3bythesea
From Melinda Byrns: Inova Fairfax Hospital Health Sciences Library, 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA 22042 has an immediate opening for a Reference Librarian with experience in a health sciences library.
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From Cynthia Burke: Medical images and videos are useful for presentations and to explain medical concepts. The Medical Stock Sources FAQ is at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/stockshot.html.
From Cynthia Burke: The National Library of Medicine (NLM) responds to more than 100,000 questions each year. Regularly asked questions become Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). NLM Reference and Consumer Health FAQs are at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/faqref.html . Our FAQs are reviewed and updated frequently. Our FAQs link to resources at NLM, national and international government
From Mandy Meloy: The Lucretia W. McClure Excellence in Education Award was established in 1998 to honor an outstanding practicing librarian or library educator in the field of health sciences librarianship and informatics who demonstrates skills in one or more of the following areas: teaching, curriculum development, mentoring, research, or leadership in