From Christine Caufield-Noll: The Harrison Medical Library has an opening for a temporary intern to work as a Library Informationist during the Fall 2009 semester. Students will be expected to work a total of 120 hours during the semester, approximately 7.5 hours a week, and will receive a small stipend.
(this position is open until June 15) From Anna Tatro: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position Vacancy TITLE: Head of Reference and Research Services MINIMUM SALARY: $54,000 Health Sciences and Human Services Library University of Maryland 601 West Lombard Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201 POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL), University
From Amy Blevins: A while back, Michelle Kraft posted a blog entry about a library video contest that would be taking place this Spring. The contest was put out by Gale and asked libraries to create videos that talked about power to the user. Full details can be found on the Librareo
(Submitted by Brandi Tuttle) From American Libraries Direct 3/25/2009: Librarians looking for a credible and easy-to-use health promotion and wellness online resource for their customers should visit Healthfinder.gov. This is a National Health Information Center website full of personalized health information and tools presented in an easy-to-read format with simple navigation. The
From Terri Ottosen: healthfinder.gov: The Health Promotion Information Resource Librarians Have Been Searching For Librarians looking for a credible and easy-to-use health promotion and wellness online resource for their customers should visit http://www.healthfinder.gov. healthfinder.gov is a Government Web site full of personalized, actionable health information and tools presented in an easy-to-read format
The new videos are on depression and on exercise for older adults; the new topic is Medicare Basics for Caregivers. (From Terri Ottosen)
From Anna Tatro: May 12, 2009 Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position Vacancy Health Sciences and Human Services Library TITLE: Head of Reference and Research Services University of Maryland MINIMUM SALARY: $54,000 601 West Lombard Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
The 2009 Annual Meeting official conference website is now live.
(This post is based in part on a UNC Chapel Hill HSL e-news article by Ginny Bunch) The Health Sciences Library at UNC-Chapel Hill was excited to host UNC’s resident Nobel Laureate, Dr. Oliver Smithies, Excellence Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, on March 30, 2009 at 4pm. Dr. Smithies talked informally