Category Archives: Awards

Dr. Clara M. Chu Wins ALA’s 2018 Beta Phi Mu Award

It is with great pleasure that we can make the following announcement: Dr. Clara M. Chu, Mortenson Distinguished Professor and director of the Mortenson Center for International Library Programs at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, and an affiliated … Continue reading

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Nominate a Colleague for MAC Award

Do you work with someone who is an inspiring MAC member? Recognizing our colleagues is one of the highest honors we can bestow on our peers. The time to nominate your colleague is now! Each year, MAC gives a variety … Continue reading

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Honor a Hospital Library Colleague

Want to honor a hospital library colleague for being the best of the best? The crème de la crème?  Our MVP? It’s easy!  Just nominate them for one of the following awards! 1. Professional Recognition Award DEADLINE: April 15, 2018 … Continue reading

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Last Call – Deadline Approaching March 9th, 2018 – Hospital Libraries Section – Professional Development Awards

The Professional Development Committee of the Hospital Libraries Section invites HLS members to apply for a Professional Development Award. If a HLS member has had an abstract or poster accepted by MLA for the 2018 meeting, that member would qualify. … Continue reading

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Catch A Rising Star: Nominate a Hospital Librarian for Professional Recognition

Award presented to outstanding HLS members.  Individuals who have contributed laudably to the field of hospital librarianship may be nominated in the following categories: Leadership; Publication; Research; and Technological Innovation. DEADLINE: April 15, 2018 Click here to submit your nomination.

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MLA Chapter Project of the Year!

I am very pleased to announce that MAC has been awarded the 2018 Majors/MLA Chapter Project of the Year for the MAC Diversity Task Force: Exploring ways to promote diversity and inclusion in medical librarianship and MAC membership!  Brenda Linares has … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: MLA Hospital Libraries Section Professional Development Award (deadline March 9)

The Professional Development Committee of the Medical Library Association’s Hospital Libraries Section invites HLS members to apply for a Professional Development Award. If a HLS member has had an abstract or poster accepted by MLA for the 2018 meeting, that … Continue reading

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Consumer Health Librarian of the Year Award – Applications due Nov 1

Do you know, or are you yourself, an outstanding librarian in the field of consumer health information services? Consider a nomination for the newly endowed MLA Consumer Health Librarian of the Year Award http://www.mlanet.org/p/cm/ld/fid=1137! This award recognizes excellence in this … Continue reading

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Apply now for the Estelle Brodman Award for the Academic Medical Librarian of the Year.

The Estelle Brodman Award recognizes an academic medical librarian at mid-career level who demonstrates significant achievement, the potential for leadership, and continuing excellence. Recipients receive a certificate at the MLA annual meeting and a cash award of $500 following the … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations: Fellows and Honorary Members MLA

MLA’s greatest assets are the collective wisdom of its members and the support received from friends and affiliates. Some of our colleagues have made sustained and outstanding contributions to the profession and are deserving of recognition as Fellows of MLA.  … Continue reading

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