Author Archives: Liz Lyman

Spring 2019 Issue 151

Welcome to a beautiful Spring! This issue is packed full of information about new members, new librarians, recent publications, MLA conference presentations, the up-coming Midwest Chapter/MLA meeting in Milwaukee and the Mid-Michigan Chapter of MHSLA annual meeting in Lansing.  There … Continue reading

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2019 MHSLA Annual Conference

The Mid-Michigan Chapter of the Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association invites you to save the date for the 2019 MHSLA Annual Conference. October 2-4, 2019. Radisson at the Capitol. Lansing, MI Visit the conference website <> for more information about … Continue reading

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2019 Midwest Chapter/MLA Awards and Scholarships

Apply Today! Growing up in the Milwaukee area, I didn’t always think of Harley Davidson motorcycles as exclusively “Milwaukee” but, now that I don’t live there, I don’t hear the loud “braap” and hum of Harley motorcycles nearly as often. … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter Contributions to 2019 MLA Annual Conference

Thanks to Merle for compiling this list of Midwest Chapter presenters at MLA. Pretty impressive! Note: If an institution is not designated, listed authors represent various libraries. IMMERSION SESSIONS:  Activate Your Evidence-Based Practice Instruction!  Laura Menard, Hanna Schmillen, Kathryn Houk, Stephanie Swanberg … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter/MLA well represented in MLA’s RTI Fellowship Program

At this year’s MLA Annual Conference 2019, three Midwest Chapter members shared their experiences in designing and conducting research during their 2018/2019 fellowship in the Research Training Institute (RTI). The “Elevate Your Practice with Research” session included panel discussions and … Continue reading

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New Medical Librarian!

Megan Keely Carroll Denis is a Research & Education Librarian and the Northeast Clinical Campus Librarian for the School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Library Resources Department at the University of North Dakota. In this position, Megan provides reference and … Continue reading

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Announcements, Promotions, and Transitions

PUBLISHED! Beth Whipple from the Ruth Lilly Medical Library, Indiana University School of Medicine, recently had two articles published: Authorship Trends Over the Past 30-Years in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering. Aguilar IN, Ganesh V, Mannfeld R, Gorden R, Hatch … Continue reading

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New Member Profiles

Caroline Allen is a librarian at the C.S. O’Brien Eye Library of the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. She is responsible for reference, acquisitions, and publication tracking. Her professional interests include research support, evidence-based practice, and scholarly communications. Caroline … Continue reading

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Save the date for the Midwest Chapter/MLA 2019 Annual Conference

Discover, Connect. Collaborate – Milwaukee, WI October 4-7, 2019 On behalf of the Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association, the Wisconsin Health Science Library Association and the Southeastern Wisconsin Health Sciences Libraries Consortium, we invite you to Milwaukee for … Continue reading

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