Calling for nominations for the MLA Beatty Volunteer Service Award

The MLA Beatty Volunteer Service Award is now accepting nominations. This award recognizes a medical librarian who has demonstrated outstanding, sustained service to the Medical Library Association (MLA) and the health sciences library profession. Nomination must include the following elements: a precise description of the nominee’s achievements a current curriculum vitae or

Read More

MLA August & September Webinars: Five Systematic Review Webinars for the Price of Two!

Last year, Margaret Foster and Sarah Jewell presented three powerful and very-well reviewed systematic review webinars. They are back in 2019 with two new webinars, for librarians, experienced or novice, who consult or plan to consult on systematic reviews: Troubleshooting Systematic Reviews: Refining the Research Question on August 7th and Troubleshooting Systematic

Read More

MLA August Webinar: Troubleshooting Systematic Reviews: Refining the Research Question

Join Margaret Foster and Sarah Jewell for the first of two Troubleshooting Systematic Reviews webinars. The Troubleshooting series addresses common and uncommon problems encountered by systematic review consultants and offers ways to develop strategies tailored to your setting. The series is designed for all librarians, experienced or novice, who consult or plan

Read More

MLA July Webinar: Shape Education and Practice at Your Institution!

Getting Started with Interprofessional Education at Your Institution http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2076/getting-started-with-interprofessional-education-at-your-institution Thursday, July 11, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Interprofessional education and practice (IPEP) is a growing practice in the health professions and a requirement of many health sciences accrediting bodies. “Getting Started with Interprofessional Education at Your Institution” will show you how you

Read More

Webinar: Getting Started with Interprofessional Education at Your Institution

Getting Started with Interprofessional Education at Your Institution Thursday, July 11, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Improve health care, promote the field of medical librarianship, and advance your career by getting involved in interprofessional education! Many institutions are still just beginning to prepare health services professionals to collaborate on health care education

Read More

Looking for a MLA’19 Roommate

Posted on behalf of: Rachel C Lerner, MSLS, AHIP ______________________________ Hi All, I have an open room in a  3-bedroom, 1 bathroom AirBnB in Chicago for MLA. There are currently two NAHSL (North Atlantic HSL) members staying and our 3rd housemate can no longer attend the conference. It will be $284 each for the

Read More

MLA April Webinar: Act, Don’t React, to Serve Patrons with Disabilities

Serving Patrons with Disabilities in Your Library or Clinic<http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2052/serving-patrons-with-disabilities-in-your-library-or-clinic> Wednesday, April 17, 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m., central time. Christine Willis, author of Library Services for Persons with Disabilities: Twentieth Anniversary Update<https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/02763869.2012.641855>, shows you how you can create welcoming environments for people with disabilities, instead of reacting to needs as they arise. She’ll also

Read More

MLA April Webinar: Small Changes Make a Big Difference to Patrons with Disabilities

Serving Patrons with Disabilities in Your Library or Clinic<http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2052/serving-patrons-with-disabilities-in-your-library-or-clinic> Wednesday, April 17, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time. Serving Patrons with Disabilities<http://www.medlib-ed.org/products/2052/serving-patrons-with-disabilities-in-your-library-or-clinic> will open your eyes to how making small changes to your library space and services can make a big difference to your patrons with disabilities. It will also provide guidelines for

Read More