Category Archives: Member News

Betsy Humphreys: Presidential Rank Awardee

Washington Post columnist Joe Davidson calls the Presidential Rank Awards “serious business.” So it seems especially appropriate for NLM to congratulate one of its most serious and respected leaders of the past century, Betsy Humphreys, who was recently recognized as … Continue reading

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Time for your renewal to MAC

As the weather turns colder and we start to think about packing for the meeting in Staunton, I would like to remind you that memberships within MAC are from October 1 to September 30! We hope you will renew your … Continue reading

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Link to MAC Diversity Survey- Be Part of the Story: Complete the Survey

We are conducting a survey to find out more about the demographic composition of our membership and members’ experiences with diversity and inclusion, which is a top priority for the Medical Library Association. For purposes of this survey, the MAC … Continue reading

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MAC Diversity Survey coming this summer

The MAC Diversity Task Group has been hard at work creating a more in-depth survey to identify MAC members’ experiences with diversity and inclusion, as a follow-up to the survey implemented in 2015 to gather baseline data. The new survey … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Call for Retired or Retiring MAC Librarians

Have you retired during the past year or are you about to retire? Do you have a colleague who is retiring? In order to recognize the value of your library service, the MAC Honors and Awards Committee is asking you … Continue reading

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MAR welcomes Academic Coordinator AND Upcoming educational opportunities from NN/LM MAR, NLM and other NN/LM regions

MAR has a new Academic Coordinator!  We are pleased to welcome Elaina Vitale as the MAR Academic Coordinator.  Elaina will have primary responsibility for increasing awareness of, and providing training in the use of NLM’s information resources to librarians, faculty … Continue reading

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Welcome to all new and returning MAC Committee Chairs and Members

It is my great pleasure to welcome the incoming Chairs of the MAC Committees, as well as new Committee members and to thank those continuing to serve. It’s vitally important to the work of MAC as an organization and I couldn’t be … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Call for MACMLA Committee Members closes 10/9!

Each year the MAC Annual Meeting allows us an opportunity to reflect and connect and many of us will meet in beautiful Asheville, NC this October. The work of the Chapter continues year round, which allows us to continually strive … Continue reading

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Announcing new NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows‏

The fellows and mentors selected for the 2015-2016 class of the leadership program jointly sponsored by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) have been announced. The program has matched fellows and … Continue reading

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