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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Two April MLA Webinars: Selecting Journals for Publication & Evaluating Programs

MLA April Webinars Help Authors Find the Best Journal for Their Manuscript Shalu Gillum, AHIP, Terri Gotschall, AHIP Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Authors want to know where to publish, not where not to publish. In this webinar, you’ll learn how to help faculty, researchers, and students find

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Two further online training courses in advanced searching for systematic reviews: unpublished trial data / trials registers – and citation analysis

Dear All We are re-running two further online advanced searching courses, relevant to searching for studies for systematic reviews, in May and June 2021. Identifying Unpublished Trial Data: Trial Registers, Clinical Study Reports and Other Information Sources 17 & 25 May 2021, 9am to 11am (UK time) Course presenters: Julie Glanville, Independent

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MLA January & February Webinars: Build Your Bibliometric Services & Be FAIR to Data

MLA January Webinar Chris Belter, Karen Gutzman, Tyler Nix, Amy Suiter Expand Your Research Impact Services<; Thursday, January 28, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time Want to expand your library’s bibliometric services? In this webinar, you’ll learn the roles librarians can play in performing research impact services, understand the knowledge and skills necessary

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Thomson Reuters/Frank Bradway Rogers Information Advancement Award

Nominations are being accepted for the Thomson Reuters/Frank Bradway Rogers Information Advancement Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions in the use of technology to deliver health science information, in the science of information, or in the facilitation of the delivery of health science information. The recipient will receive a cash award of $500

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Using Twitter to Teach in the Medical Setting

From Alan T. Williams – Recently, surgeons in Detroit used Twitter while performing brain surgery.  The article has a nice video with it and discusses how medical students across the country were able to virtually sit in on this brain surgery through the use of Twitter.  I found this extremely interesting so

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