Author Archives: Clare Leibfarth

Fall 2006 Issue, Number 105
MIDLINE Publication Information

MIDLINE is published in electronic format four times a year by the Midwest Chapter/Medical Library Association. The newsletter and archives are available at http://midwestmla.org/MIDLINE/. Statements and positions expressed in this newsletter do not necessarily represent the official positions of the … Continue reading

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Member News

Linda Walton is the new Associate University Librarian and Director of the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences. Linda came to the University of Iowa Libraries from the Galter Health Sciences Library at Northwestern University where she has been the … Continue reading

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MLA News

Nominate a Colleague for the Estelle Brodman Award The MLA Estelle Brodman Award annually recognizes an academic medical librarian, who, at mid-career demonstrates a significant achievement, the potential for leadership and continuing excellence. Recipients receive a certificate and a cash … Continue reading

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Meet Our Newest Members

Submitted by Mary K. Taylor Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL mtaylor@lib.siu.edu Ely M. Anderson is Reference Librarian/Online Search Services and Outreach Coordinator at the Library of the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. Her primary responsibilities include … Continue reading

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Scholarship Winners Share Conference Experiences

2006 Annual Conference Scholarship Winners Maria Melssen and Emily Mazure Looking Forward to Working with All of You! Submitted by Emily Mazure, Student University of Michigan School of Information, Ann Arbor, MI emazure@umich.edu I was thrilled to learn that I … Continue reading

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They Deserved a Free Lunch

Submitted by Elaine Skopelja, Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee Ruth Lilly Medical Library, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN eskopelj@iupui.edu The winners of this year’s Chapter Sharing Roundtable Lunch Award a.k.a. the “Why I Deserve a Free Lunch Award” … Continue reading

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Jean Williams Sayre Innovation Award Winners

2006 Jean Williams Sayre Innovation Award Presented to: Allina Library Services Knowledge Consultant Group Eileen Stanley, Jim Bulger, Sandy Tarman, Sharon Kambeitz, Kolleen Olsen, Anita von Geldern, and Pam Barnard Library Services, Allina Hospitals & Clinics, Minneapolis, MN Submitted by … Continue reading

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Carole Gilbert
2006 Distinguished Librarian of the Year

Submitted By Chris Shaffer, 2005 Distinguished Librarian of the Year Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA chris-shaffer@uiowa.edu It was my pleasure to introduce Carole Gilbert as the Distinguished Librarian of the Year 2006. Carole … Continue reading

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Not Quite Business as Usual

Annual Business Meeting Highlights October 9 and October 10, 2006 Submitted by Deborah Lauseng, Midwest Chapter Secretary Taubman Medical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI dlauseng@umich.edu Revised Bylaws Passed Unanimously! With minor last minute edits, the membership voted unanimously … Continue reading

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