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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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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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From the GMR

Submitted by Molly Olmstead, Finance and Communications Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM), Greater Midwest Region (GMR) The GMR Moves to Iowa City The Greater Midwest Region (GMR) of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) has now been operating from the … Continue reading

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From the GMR

Submitted by Jacqueline Leskovec, Network Librarian, National Network of Libraries of Medicine Greater Midwest Region As you probably know by now, the office of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Greater Midwest Region (GMR) moved to the Hardin Library for the Health … Continue reading

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Student Awardees Explore their Library Horizons

By Jacqueline Leskovec, NN/LM Greater Midwest Region For the second year in a row, NN/LM GMR offered a Library Student Outreach Award to attend the Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting. Six student awardees were selected to attend … Continue reading

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Retirement Announcement

Submitted by Kathryn H. Carpenter, Director, Greater Midwest Region, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Chicago, IL Dear colleagues: My best wishes for a happy, healthy New Year in 2014! I am writing to announce that Ruth Holst will retire … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness for Libraries

Submitted by Dawn Hackman, Reference Librarian, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND There is no denying that this winter has been rough on much of the country: droughts in the West, crippling ice storms in the South, and blizzards … Continue reading

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LIS Student Outreach Award Winners at Midwest Chapter MLA 2013

Submitted by Jacqueline Leskovec, MLIS, MA, RN, Outreach, Planning and Evaluation Coordinator, NN/LM Greater Midwest Region, University of Illinois at Chicago During a recent gathering of the Regional Advisory Council (RAC) of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) … Continue reading

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State Liaison Reports

Illinois Submitted by Beth Robb, Illinois State Liaison                                                              Resurrection Health Care/St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL Library Budget Cuts Statewide Due to state budget cuts, staffing and services have been cut at several Illinois library systems; only the online catalog and … Continue reading

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Midwest State Associations Report

Ohio Submitted by Stephanie Schulte, Midwest Chapter Representative at Large Prior Health Sciences Library, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH The fall meeting of the Ohio Health Sciences Library Association was held October 18, 2010, at the Nutter Center, Wright … Continue reading

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