In Memoriam: Nancy H. Tannery

It is with great sadness to report that Nancy H. Tannery passed away on Friday, May 14, 2021. Nancy was an Assistant Vice Provost and former Senior Associate Director of the Medical Library at the University of Pittsburgh. She was an active member of the Medical Library Association, where she held several

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In Memoriam: Jill Byerly Mayer

It is with great sadness to report that Jill Byerly Mayer passed away on December 16, 2020. Her professional career begun in 1979 as a Medical Librarian for the Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program, Watauga Medical Center, Boone, NC. During her distinguished career of more than 40 years, she advanced

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Help us honor our MAC colleagues who have passed away

The Honors and Awards Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) requests your assistance. We would like to honor our colleagues who passed away this past year and recognize the value of their library service in an In Memoriam announcement in MAC Messages Blog. We will also honor all deceased MAC/MLA members at the MAC Annual

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Help us honor our MAC colleagues who have passed away in 2020

The Honors and Awards Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) requests your assistance. We would like to honor our colleagues who passed away this past year and recognize the value of their library service in an In Memoriam announcement in MAC Messages Blog. We will also honor all deceased MAC/MLA members at the MAC Annual

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In Memoriam: Nidia Scharlock

Nidia Scharlock passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on 12/26/2019. Nidia thrived in the academic setting of a research librarian.  Nidia arrived in Chapel Hill in 1980 and held the position of Head of Information Services at the University of North Carolina Health Sciences Library until her retirement in 1996.  In retirement, Nidia

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In Memoriam: Lynne Morris

It is with great sadness to report that Lynne Morris, former MAC member and Reference Librarian extraordinaire at the HSL at UNC, passed away on November 26, 2019.  Lynne was an extraordinary individual.  She never let her battle with MS get in the way of her work.  She was funny, bright, and

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In Memoriam: Lucretia W. McClure, AHIP, FMLA from MLA web site

In Memoriam: Lucretia W. McClure, AHIP, FMLA Mary M. Langman McClure served the association and the library profession as MLA’s 1990/91 president; chair of the Archives, Bylaws, Continuing Education, Ethics, Finance, and Membership Committees; longtime copyright referent; and the first convenor of the MLA Fellows. During her twenty-year tenure (1993–2013) as MLA’s

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