From Lynn Eades: Happy New Year! It is again time to renew your membership in MAC! MAC memberships run from January – December. Dues are just $25. Checks or major credit cards accepted. To renew, please visit http://www.acteva.com/go/MACMembership/
From Alan Williams: Hi all. I came across a book titled Internet Cool Tools for Physicians by Melissa Rethlefsen, David Rothman, and Daniel Mojohn. I have only been able to skim through some of it on Amazon.com, but it looks a great book for those of us interested in incorporating new technology
From Bart Ragon (for more information see the MLA Social Networking blog): Last year, many MLA members learned the basics of social networking software by participating in the continuing education (CE) course, “Web 2.0 101: Introduction to Second Generation Web Tools.” Now it’s time to take a closer look. The Task Force
From Lynne Turman: Teresa L. Knott, AHIP, has been appointed Director, Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences and Associate University Librarian, VCU Libraries, at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA.
From Alan Williams: Great idea on the blog, I love it. Just thought I would try out a post and talk about a resource I have been using to provide screencasts for distance education nursing students here at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). The resource is called “Screencast-O-Matic” and is very easy to
The Communications Committee, with approval from the Board, decided to revamp the format of our chapter news. Now you won’t have to wait for a quarterly newsletter – you’ll get updates on this, the new MAC Messages blog.
From: Pat Hammond Please welcome new member, Jennifer McDaniel! She is the MAC student intern for 2008 – 2009. Information about this opportunity is posted on our website. (http://macmla.org/pd/internship.html) As a member of the Professional Development Committee, she will help plan the continuing education offerings during the 2009 Tri-Chapter Annual Meeting.
From Brandi Tuttle: Ready to share your MAC photos? You are invited to add your own digital images to the MAC 2008 Flickr pool!
From Adam Glazer: The MAC Communications Committee announces a new Web site address for the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association: http://macmla.org/ !