Applications Are Now Open For The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship! The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the discoverability and dissemination of information by incorporating the history of our profession. The fellowship was endowed by Eugene Garfield, AHIP, FMLA (1926-2017), founder and former chair of the Institute for Scientific
The Medical Library Association (MLA) has opened the call for applications for the MLA Librarians without Borders® / Elsevier Foundation/ Research4Life Grants. Applications will be open until 1 December 2019. Funded by the Elsevier Foundation, the grants support training activities that promote the use of the scientific resources available in Research4Life in
We are the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM), a collaborative group of libraries and other organizations dedicated to improving the health literacy of our communities through promotion of reliable health information resources and instruction on how to use them. We serve everyone from all spectrums of the health care transaction
Ursula H. (Anker) Poland (1922–2009) was a distinguished MLA member, recipient of the Marcia C. Noyes Award, Fellow of MLA, and Janet Doe Lecturer. Poland’s 1982 Doe Lecture is one of MLA’s most important statements about MLA’s international interests and accomplishments. Poland used the Doe Lecture forum, other publications and activities, and
As you may have noticed, the MLA award season is upon us! If your Chapter developed or was directly involved with a special project, please consider applying for the “MLA Chapter Project of the Year Award”. Application and all related support documents must be submitted by Nov. 1, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
LAC Group is seeking an experienced Biomedical Indexer to work with a major Federal Agency in Bethesda, MD. The major effort required for indexing is the intellectual analysis of journal articles for the subject matter and the application of appropriate subject terms drawn from the agency’s controlled vocabulary, MeSH. This is a
Hellow MAC Members and friends of MAC, the schedule for the MAC 2019 conference is now available to assist your planning needs. Online registration is open, so be sure to register by August 30th to get the Early Bird Registration rate. We look forward to seeing you all in Durham, NC, Oct.
It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Donald A.B. Lindberg, M.D., who served as the Director of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) for more than 30 years. He was one of the longest-serving leaders at NIH and continued his service as Director Emeritus of
ECRI Institute seeks an experienced Medical Librarian/Information Specialist I to join the growing Custom Response Team of our Health Technology Assessment division. Specific responsibilities include: * Intensive biomedical database and Web searching (PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, The Cochrane Library, ECRI Guidelines Trust, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Food and Drug Administration,
The University of Pennsylvania seeks organized, energetic and service-oriented applicants with excellent communication, multi-tasking and problem solving skills for an eResources Librarian position within our Acquisitions, Access and Licensing department. This position will support the research, teaching and learning mission of the Penn Libraries by participating in management of the lifecycle of