Category Archives: Midwest Regional News

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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Save the date for Great Lakes Science Boot Camp for Librarians

July 17-19, 2019, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Please save the dates (July 17-19, 2019) for the Great Lakes Science Boot Camp for Librarians! This immersive 2 ½ day conference offers librarians an opportunity to learn about current research advancements … Continue reading

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Recap of Midwest MLA 2018 Conference

Shake, Rattle, and Roll! The Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association held its annual meeting October 5-8, 2018, at the Westin Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio.  The meeting was co-sponsored with the Ohio Health Science Library Association (OHSLA), and many … Continue reading

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Health Science Librarians of Illinois (HSLI) 2018 Annual Conference

Submitted by: Ramune K. Kubilius, Collection Development / Special Projects Librarian, Galter Health Sciences Library and Learning Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University The Health Science Librarians of Illinois (HSLI) 2018 Annual Conference will be held September 26-28 at … Continue reading

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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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From the GMR – Librarians Supporting Health Equity: We Can Make a Difference

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  In April, I had the opportunity to present at the Minnesota Public Health Association Conference. The theme … Continue reading

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Regional News: Ohio Health Sciences Library Association Offers Free Grant Writing Workshop

Submitted by Mary Pat Harnegie, Past-President, Ohio Health Sciences Library Association  Are you interested in learning about Grant Writing? Come learn with the Ohio Health Sciences Library Association (OHSLA) in a free Grant Writing Workshop in August in Akron, for more … Continue reading

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From the GMR – Underserved Health Communities Project Launch

Submitted by Darlene Kaskie, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region, Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, Iowa City, IA The Greater Midwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine launched the Underserved Health Communities project on Wednesday, March 1st. … Continue reading

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