Thursday, September 18, 2014
CE Course - "The Evolving Librarian" / November 14, 2014
The MDMLG Professional Development Committee cordially
invites you to attend the November CE Course "The Evolving Librarian:
Responding to Changes in the Workplace and Healthcare" taught by Michelle
Kraft on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 9am to 1pm in the David Adamany
Undergraduate Library of Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. This
course is accredited for 4 MLA CE credits. We hope you can join us!
Please register, using the online form
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 9:58 AM
Monday, August 25, 2014
Join us for our September General Meeting on Big Data!
join us at the MDMLG General Business Meeting & Lunch on Thursday,
September 11, 2014 for
Big Data: What’s It Mean to You and Your Library?
the term “big data” and wonder what it really means to you and your
library? Join us for a introduction during lunch followed by
presentations from two librarians who have taken the plunge into the big data
world and how their new roles have emerged in the library arena.
- Lunch & Learn -
Introduction to Big Data, Keith Engwall, Web & Emerging Technologies
Librarian at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
- Afternoon Program:
- Katherine Akers,
Biomedical Research Analyst, Wayne State University, Shiffman Medical
- Justin Joque,
Visualization Librarian, University of Michigan Library
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Physical Therapy and Wellness Center (across the street from Oakwood
Hospital), 17101 Rotunda Drive, Dearborn, MI 48124, (313) 791-4347
11:30-12:00pm – Registration
12:00-12:45pm – Lunch & Learn
12:45-1:00pm – Break
1:00-1:45pm – Business
$7 if ordering a lunch from On the Border (see registration form for
- Check – make out to MDMLG and
send to Angela Sponer, Sladen Library, K-17, 2799 W. Grand Boulevard,
Detroit, MI 48202
to see you there!
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 9:26 AM
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Membership Drive - 2014-2015
It is time for the annual MDMLG membership drive.
To renew your current membership or to become a new 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 July 31st, 2014.
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
--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 Angela Sponer. You can also check out the MDMLG Website at http://www.mdmlg.org/
MDMLG Membership Services
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 8:26 AM
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 10:46 AM
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
will be a special recognition at the MDMLG Summer Luncheon for anyone retiring
this year. Please let me know if you hear about any recent retirements in
Posted by Barbara LeTarte @ 11:11 AM
Friday, May 09, 2014
2014 MDMLG Election Results
On behalf of the Nominating Committee, I am pleased to announce the results of the 2014 Election, effective immediately following the Annual Meeting at the June 19 Summer Luncheon:
Executive Board/Member Services:
I'd like to offer congratulations to those elected and thanks to Andrea Rogers-Snyr and Deborah Lauseng for stepping up and running in this year's election. They are a credit to the organization.
I'd also like to express my appreciation to my committee members, Mary Carr and Bridget Faricy-Beredo, and to our Webmaster, Valerie Reid. Many thanks!
And finally and especially, to the personal and institutional members who voted, thank you!
Chair, Nominating Committee
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 4:41 PM
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
MDMLG Health Sciences Awared Winner - Congratulations Ann Harris!
The MDMLG Board is happy to announce that the recipient of the 2014 MDMLG Health
Sciences Award is Ann Harris. She is currently attending the School of
Library & Information Sciences at Wayne State University and volunteers at
Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center. The award will be presented at the
School of Library & Information Sciences Annual Recognition Ceremony at
Wayne State University in April and at the MDMLG Summer Luncheon in June.
Posted by Valerie Reid @ 4:06 PM
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Valerie Reid named MHSLA's Librarian of the Year
The MDMLG executive board would like to congratulate Valerie Reid, Manager of the Medical
Library at Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center for being awarded Librarian of the Year at the Michigan
Health Sciences Libraries Association (MHSLA) conference in October!
MDMLG members have known all along that Valerie is an awesome librarian, and it is nice to see that MHSLA recognizes her fabulousness as well!
Congratulations Val, Librarian of the Year! You are the
Posted by Jill Turner @ 9:45 AM