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Reflections on work and life during the historic Covid-19 pandemic

Who could have dreamed or envisioned, way back in mid- February, when the first snippets of international news reported a mysterious and unknown virus threatening its way into the world—that every aspect of life as we know it, unprecedented in … Continue reading

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Strange But True

Mary Pat Harnegie sent us a list of funny/strange requests that she has compiled as a medical librarian.  You will see some of them attached below, and we would like to expand the topic into a regular column highlighting the … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 – Issue 148

Hello! Summer is winding down and Fall is on the horizon. With Fall comes Midwest MLA’s Annual Conference!! Our next issue of MIDLINE will be filled with goodies from the conference and recaps from the event. In the meantime, please … Continue reading

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Ramblings from the Representative-at-Large

Submitted by Patty Lunsford, Representative-at-Large, Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health, Lafayette, Crawfordsville, and Rensselaer, Indiana  “The State Liaisons Committee shall serve as a conduit for communication between the chapter and state health sciences library associations, local library groups and library science … Continue reading

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Winter 2017 – Issue 147

It is finally here! Spring! And the next issue of MIDLINE! This year is proving to be quite the hectic one, but as summer gets closer and spring weather has finally arrived, it seems like things might be slowing down. … Continue reading

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President’s Message

Submitted by Karen L. Hanus, Midwest Chapter/MLA President 2018 Hello, Midwest Chapter/MLA! I hope you are looking forward to spring and enjoying milder temperatures wherever you are! As was discussed at the Business Meeting last fall, our recent financial difficulties … Continue reading

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Ramblings from the Representative-at-Large

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From the GMR – A Call to Action: Improve Your Community’s Health with NNLM Funding Awards

Submitted by Derek Johnson, Health Professionals Outreach Specialist, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region, Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, Iowa City, IA The GMR would like to remind Midline readers that our office still has funds available to make outreach … Continue reading

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New Member Profiles

Submitted by Mary Taylor, AHIP, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL   Karlene Campbell is the sole Medical Librarian for Genesis Health System in Davenport IA, which includes 3 hospitals and several clinics and outreach facilities. She performs article … Continue reading

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