Cunningham Memorial International Fellowship

Are you an international MLA member who would like a fellowship with a medical library in the United States or Canada? There is still time to apply for the Cunningham Memorial International Fellowship by December 1, 2019.The purpose of the MLA Cunningham Memorial International Fellowship is to assist in the education and

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Job Posting – Reference and Instruction Librarian, Washington, DC

 Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library The George Washington University Position Description:  Reference and Instruction Librarian The Reference and Instruction Librarian at the Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library is an important member of the Information, Instruction, and Reference team.  This position assists in the provision of information and instructional services to students, staff, and faculty

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Last Call: Research Advancement in Health Sciences Librarianship Award

The Medical Library Association is now seeking nominations for recipients of the Research Advancement in Health Sciences Librarianship Award. The MLA Research Advancement in Health Sciences Librarianship Award recognizes organizations whose exemplary actions have served to advance health information research and evidence-based practice in health sciences libraries. Honorees will have created and

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Friendly Reminder – Consumer Health Librarian of the Year Award Nominations – Deadline November 1st

Consumer Health Librarian of the Year Award Consumer health librarians focus on the continuum of health information services that benefit patients, caregivers, and individuals interested in optimal health and health care for themselves and their families. Established in 2017, this award recognizes those who demonstrate excellence in consumer health information services, promote

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REMINDER: Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship Applications Are Due December 1st!

Applications Are Now Open For The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship! The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the discoverability and dissemination of information by incorporating the history of our profession. The fellowship was endowed by Eugene Garfield, AHIP, FMLA (1926-2017), founder and former chair of the Institute for Scientific

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Webinar: Analyzing the Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

Analyzing the Legacy of Henrietta Lacks In 1951, a young black woman named Henrietta Lacks was diagnosed with cervical cancer. During her treatment, her doctor took a sample of her cells and tried to grow them in culture. The cells, called HeLa cells, were the first human cells that could be grown

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Job Posting – Director of Dana Medical Library, Burlington, VT

The University of Vermont Libraries seeks an energetic and collaborative librarian as Director of Dana Medical Library to advance our vision. Serving students, faculty, and health professionals, Dana Medical Library is at the core of a dynamic academic health sciences environment that features innovative teaching and groundbreaking medical research. Dana Medical Library

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Use Google to Find Grey Literature Gold!

Grey (Literature) Matters: Structuring your Google Search In the second of a two-part series on grey (literature) matters, Sarah Bonata shows you how to harness the power of a structured Google search to find grey literature gold without sifting through hundreds or thousands of hits. Learn more about and purchase the Grey

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NEXT MONTH: Health Literacy at Your Library on November 13th

Opening Doors to Health Literacy at Your Library Guest Speaker: Leslie Gelders, Literacy Coordinator at the Oklahoma Department of Libraries Date: Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am CT / 9:00am – 10:00am MT Description: Public libraries are in the unique position to provide innovative programs and credible information that enhance

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Jobposting: National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD – PLEASE REAPPLY!

Due to a system malfunction the recruitment originally posted on USAJobs on October 11, 2019, for Pathways Recent Graduate positions at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) was cancelled. The 20 Pathways Recent GraduatePathways Recent Graduate positions will be re-posted on USAJobs 10/30/19 through 11/3/19. Anyone who applied to the initial posting MUST

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