IFLA World Library and Information Congress – call for submissions

The IFLA Health and Biosciences Section is sponsoring two opportunities to speak on health misinformation at the World Library and Information Congress, July 26-29, 2022 in Dublin, Ireland. The open session that runs during the congress will address “Strategies for Combatting Health Misinformation, Disinformation, and Malinformation”.  The full call is available at:

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Share Project Experience with JMLA Virtual Projects Section by April 20, 2022

The Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) Virtual Projects Section Advisory Committee is seeking current, innovative and notable technology projects in health sciences libraries for the 2022 JMLA Virtual Projects Section. The Virtual Project Section appears on an annual basis in the October issue of JMLA and recognizes projects that exemplify the range and direction of current

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MLIS students: Please consider applying for MLA’s Student Scholarships!

MLIS students: Please consider applying for MLA’s Student Scholarships! The Medical Library Association wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship through its student scholarships.  Each scholarship awards up to either $1,000 or $5,000 to a library science student entering a Master’s program at an

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Publish your consumer health articles!

The Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet (JCHI) is seeking manuscripts for its “WebHealth Topics” column. Each article in this column is a webliography of select consumer health Internet resources on a topic of interest. These articles provide reputable evidence-based resources for use by librarians working with health consumers or patients. 

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Call for papers in JMLA Virtual Projects

Submit Virtual Projects for JMLA Virtual Projects Section by APRIL 23, 2021   The Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) Virtual Projects Section Advisory Committee is seeking current, innovative and notable technology projects in health sciences libraries for the 2021 JMLA Virtual Projects Section. The Virtual Project Section appears on an

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New Deadline for Rising Star Award is 13 November!

New Deadline for Rising Star Award is 13 November! Applications are still open for the MLA Rising Star program. For more information follow the link below to the MLA Award site. The MLA Rising Star program gives members the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge, and personal characteristics needed to become a leader in MLA. The yearly leadership

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Make a Meme – Attend a Conference!

Health Meme Contest – Win Conference Registration! Please join the NNLM in celebrating Medical Librarians Month and Health Literacy Month. To celebrate, we’re hosting a Meme Contest! Your meme is your entry into a lottery – the winner gets a conference registration! [See below for all the info.] Who Can Participate? All

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JMLA Call for Manuscript Submissions

In light of national conversations around Black Lives Matter, systemic racism, police violence, and health disparities in the COVID-19 pandemic, the Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) team believes it is important to affirm JMLA’s commitment to promoting diversity and equity in health sciences librarianship and information science. In a statement

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