MLA September & October Webinars: Exhaustive Searches & Teaching Best Practices

MLA September Webinar Systematic Searching: Improving Effectiveness and Efficiency Thursday, September 24, 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m., central time If you spend days on systematic review searches and still aren’t sure you have caught all relevant references, this webinar is for you! You’ll learn a structured method to create complete and exhaustive searches and a

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Reminder: Leiter Lecture tonight

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Medical Library Association (MLA) are hosting the Leiter Lecture presented by Dr. John Brownstein on Digital Epidemiology and the COVID-19 Pandemic Tonight, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:00 PM (EST) by videocast. John S. Brownstein is professor of biomedical informatics at Harvard

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Question about OER anatomy resources

I was wondering if people could share some recommendations for anatomy open educational resources, particularly any that use cadavers. We’re trying to see what other options exist to support the limited labs that will likely happen this year. – Lara Sapp sapple@jmu.edu  

Job Posting: Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Librarian, Baltimore, MD

Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) Librarian Health Sciences and Human Services Library University of Maryland, Baltimore The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL) at University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) seeks an innovative, forward-thinking Faculty Librarian focusing on measuring the impact of the UMB’s Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

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MAC Member Survey

Please fill out this short Meeting Attendance Survey from the 2020 MAC Planning Committee about your ability and preferences to attend an in-person or virtual meeting this fall. The survey will close June 24. Thank you, we appreciate your input!

Registration for the EBP for the Medical Librarian online course opens August 3rd!

Registration for the EBP for the Medical Librarian online course opens August 3rd, 2020! The course fills from the waitlist every semester, so please join the waitlist (contact Shirley Parker smparke@email.unc.edu<mailto:smparke@email.unc.edu>  or 919-962-0182) if you are interested in taking the online course! Course title: Evidence-Based Practice for the Medical Librarian Dates for Fall

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Job Postings: Informationists, Bethesda, MD

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Library is pleased to announce employment opportunities for candidates to serve as: Informationist (two vacancies, GS 11-13) Bioinformatics Informationist (one vacancy, GS 13) Data Services Informationist (three vacancies, GS 11-13) If you have experience providing information services and instruction in a clinical or biomedical research setting

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News from the NLM History of Medicine Division

Greetings from the National Library of Medicine History of Medicine Division. I hope this email finds you healthy and safe during this challenging time. In continued accordance with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and to promote social distancing, the National Library of Medicine Reading Rooms remain closed

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