Thursday, April 18, 2019
Annual Summer Meeting and Lunch - June 6th, 2019
Please come and join us for the MDMLG meeting at the
McGregor Memorial Conference Center in Detroit, MI for our Summer General
Business Meeting and Lunch.
MDMLG Annual Summer Meeting & Lunch
Thursday, June 6, 2019
*** R.S.V.P. must
be received by May 20th, 2018; Payments must be received by May 24th,
DATE & LOCATION:
Thursday, June 6, from 11:00am – 3:00pm
McGregor Memorial Conference Center
495 Gilmour Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Structure 1 located at 450 W. Palmer, Detroit MI, 48202 – Gates 3,4 and 5 are
designed for general parking. Parking cost $8.00 for visitors. All entrance and
exit gates require customer to use an active/approved access device (credit
card) to enter and exit the facility
*Catering is provided by Wayne State Catering
Chicken option: Asiago Chicken in a Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
Vegetarian option: Quinoa Cake topped with Tomato Chutney
All Served with Seasonal Garden Salad with Balsamic
Vinaigrette, Pan-Roasted Potatoes, Italian Seasoned Green Beans and Assorted
Dinner Rolls with Butter and Choice of Beverage (Water, Coffee and Pop)
Mini Chocolate and Caramel Cheesecakes (afternoon snack)
PAYMENT is by Check or PayPal. Please make
checks payable to MDMLG and mail to Akilah Wood, Beaumont, Medical Library,
3601 W. Thirteen Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073.
Email and Phone:
11:00am to 11:30am Sign-in/Registration
11:30am to 12:45pm
Presentation: Jon Cawthrone, Dean of the Wayne State University Library System
and Library School of Information Sciences – speaking on the Future of Wayne
State University Libraries and Library School Programs
2:00pm to 3:00pm General Business Meeting
Hospital – Medical Library
3601 West 13
Mile Road Royal Oak, MI 48073
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 4:05 PM
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Now Accepting Applications for the MDMLG Health Sciences Award
Dear MDMLG Members,
We are now accepting applications for the MDMLG Health Sciences Award! Applicants must be enrolled in either Wayne State University’s School of Library and Information Science or the University of Michigan’s School of Information. The recipient will be awarded $200.00 and a one year membership to MDMLG. The award certificate will be presented at the MDMLG Summer Luncheon and if the winner is a WSU student, he or she will also be acknowledged at the Annual SLIS Recognition Ceremony.
Applications are available at http://www.mdmlg.org/award.htm
and can be submitted online. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact MDMLG President Juliet Mullenmeister at firstname.lastname@example.org
. The deadline to apply for the award is Tuesday, April 30, 2019
If you know of any current Wayne State University SLIS or University of Michigan SI students with an interest in health sciences librarianship, please pass along information about the award.
MDMLG Outreach Chair
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 1:14 PM
Dear MDMLG Membership,
The Nominating Committee is proud to present the slate for the MDMLG Election 2019:President – Elect
– Bethany FiggSecretary
– Brianna AndreOutreach / Public Relations
– Elizabeth BucciarelliNominating Committee
– Katherine AkersNominating Committee
– Melanie BednarskiNominating Committee
– Orien Duda
Member nominations for the Board and the Nominating Committee may be made from the membership at large by petitions signed by not fewer than 10 regular members provided they are submitted in writing to the chairperson of the Nominating Committee at least twenty-one days before the election. That date would be Tuesday, April 16. Petitions must be accompanied by the candidate’s written statement of acceptance and biographical sketch.
MDMLG Nominating Committee
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 1:13 PM
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Spring General Business Meeting & CE - April 18, 2019!
Program and Professional Development Committees cordially invite you to
attend our combined Spring General Meeting and Spring CE opportunity!
The day will include the business meeting,
networking lunch, and four-hour CE, "Chemicals and Drugs in PubMed and Toxnet" presented by Chana Kraus-Friedberg, PhD, Health Sciences
Librarian at MSU Libraries. Earn 4 MLA CE credits!
meeting will be held on Thursday, April 18 from 10:30am – 4:00 pm in
Lower Level Classroom 1, Administration Building West, Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak at
3601 W. Thirteen Mile Rd. Royal Oak, MI 48073. Parking is free in the South Parking Deck across from the Administration Building.
Download Beaumont Royal Oak Campus Map here.
- 10:30am - 11:30am - Business Meeting
- 11:30am - 12:00pm - Networking Lunch
- 12:00pm - 4:00pm - CE Course
Lunch: $10 for half sandwich box OR $13 for whole sandwich box
CE MDMLG Member: $35
CE Non-MDMLG member: $60
CE Students: $15
*Please note if you plan to order lunch and the CE via PayPal, you will need to conduct two separate transactions.
Posted by Stephanie Swanberg @ 9:22 AM
Friday, February 15, 2019
Registration Open for MLA Webinar: Take Your Research Guides from Good to Great
The MDMLG Professional Development Committee has received
funding from the NN/LM GMR to host the MLA webinar, “Take
your research guides from good to great
” The webinar will take place on
Thursday, March 14, 2019, 2:00-3:30pm EST.
Registration: To register, please complete the
online registration form
to attend the live webinar or view the recording
(good 180 days past March 14, 2019.)
If you have any trouble accessing the form, please email
Ella Hu (email@example.com
) and we’ll get
As with previous MLA Webinars, we received GMR funding for a
license that includes 25 MLA access codes that allow individuals to log-in to
their MEDLIB-ED account, watch the live webinar or recording, complete the
evaluation, and claim CE certificates.
As a result, access codes will be provided on a first come,
first served basis to the first 25 registrants. If multiple registrants from
the same institution register, you may be asked to pair up to view the webinar
at your site.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact
MDMLG Professional Development Committee
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 11:51 AM
Wednesday, January 09, 2019
Save the Date! Combined Spring General Meeting & CE - April 18, 2019
The Program and Professional Development Committees cordially invite you to attend our Spring General Meeting and Spring CE opportunity on Thursday, April 18 from 10:30am - 4:00pm at Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak.
The meeting schedule will be:
- 10:30am- 11:30am: General Business Meeting
- 11:30am - 12:00pm: Networking Lunch
- 12:00pm - 4:00pm: 4 hour Continuing Education Course "Chemicals and Drugs in PubMed and Toxnet" presented by Chana Kraus-Friedberg, PhD, Health Sciences Librarian at MSU Libraries.
Mark your calendars now and additional details and registration will open in March!
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 2:05 PM
Thursday, December 06, 2018
Call for Volunteers for MDMLG Officers and Committee Members
Have you considered running for office? It’s a great
way to see how the organization works and earn AHIP points. Please feel free to
contact any member of the Nominating Committee about running for office.
The 2018-2019 Nominating Committee is seeking candidates to
run for the following positions:
President-Elect (3 year term)
Secretary (2 year term)
Outreach Officer / Public Relations (2 year term)
Nominating Committee (1 year term)
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 8:21 AM
Thursday, August 30, 2018
- President's Message from Juliet Mullenmeister
- Fall General Meeting - September 13, 2018
- Medical Licensing Requirements for Human Trafficking Identification Training
- Featured LibGuide: Choosing a Medical Journal for Publishing Your Work
- Summer Luncheon Memories
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 9:02 AM
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
MDMLG Annual Membership 2018-2019
again it is time for our annual membership drive for 2018-2019.
To renew your current membership or to become a valuable member of MDMLG, please complete the membership form on the MDMLG Website at http://www.mdmlg.org/membership-renewal.htm. Membership forms are due back by August 1st, 2018.
Types of MDMLG membership:
Membership provides great benefits, including, but not limited to:
--Becoming part of the network with health information professionals who have the same interests and concerns
--Free or discounted continuing educational opportunities for professional development
--Opportunity to serve on the MDMLG executive board and committees
--Access to Members-only portion of the MDMLG web site
--Providing a sense of belonging to a community of health information professionals
Your membership will make the organization stronger and expand the professional network of health sciences/medical librarians in the Metropolitan Detroit area and beyond.
If you have further questions about MDMLG, please feel free to contact MDMLG President Juliet Mullenmeister. You can also check out the MDMLG Website at http://www.mdmlg.org/.
MDMLG Membership Services
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 12:08 PM