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Midwest Chapter MLA 2017 Fundraiser – Silent Auction and Chapter ‘Critter’ Update

Submitted by Submitted by Edith Starbuck, 2017 Silent Auction Fundraiser Co-Chair Preparations for the upcoming silent auction and chapter ‘critter’ selection are well underway. Silent Auction Update Many thanks to Chapter members who have donated auction items that they, their relatives, or … Continue reading

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Visit Us in Pure Michigan for Pure Information 2017!

Submitted by Merle Rosenzweig, Chair, Planning Committee  The planning committee for the Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter/MLA and Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association (MHSLA) is excited to welcome you to our state for our conference on October 13 – 16, 2017! … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts – Pure Information 2017

Submitted by Merle Rosenzweig, Chair, Planning Committee, 2017 Joint Meeting, Midwest/MLA & Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association  We want to hear from you! Consider submitting a poster or paper. Abstracts can be submitted online at: https://umich.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e2qUF1cGewJDWHr. **The deadline for abstract submission has been … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter MLA 2017 Fundraiser

Submitted by Edith Starbuck, 2017 Silent Auction Fundraiser Co-Chair Planning for the second annual Midwest Chapter MLA fundraiser to support scholarships and awards is well underway.  This year it will be a silent auction. How can you help?  Consider donating a … Continue reading

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There’s Still Time To Nominate a Colleague for a Midwest Chapter Award!

Submitted by Nicole Theis-Mahon, Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee, Midwest Chapter/MLA There’s Still Time To Apply Now for a Midwest Chapter Award The Midwest Chapter/MLA is pleased to provide its members with the opportunity to receive awards and scholarships in 2017! There … Continue reading

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Visit Us in Pure Michigan for Pure Information 2017!

Submitted by Merle Rosenzweig, Chair, Planning Committee The planning committee for the Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter/MLA and Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association (MHSLA) is excited to welcome you to our state for our conference on October 13 – … Continue reading

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Nominate Someone Great for an MLA Award!

Submitted by Janna Lawrence, Midwest Representative to MLA Chapter Council Do you have a colleague you admire whom you wish everyone knew about?  Consider nominating them for a Medical Library Association award!   MLA’s awards and honors recognize individuals at all levels, … Continue reading

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In Memory of Kathy Schilling

Submitted by Patty Lunsford, Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health, Lafayette IN http://m.legacy.com/obituaries/triblive-valley-news-dispatch/obituary.aspx?n=&pid=178137606&referrer=0&preview=True Kathy Schilling was timeless, ageless, eternally comfortable and comforting, she energized and inspired us simply by being here–with her voice, her smile, her delightful wit, and her calm and … Continue reading

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Merge & Converge: Sixteen in ‘16

By Amy Blevins, Chair of the Publicity Committee for Merge & Converge This year, two MLA Chapters spanning sixteen states will be having one spectacular meeting in beautiful Des Moines, IA.  Originally a fort on the Raccoon and Des Moines … Continue reading

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