Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association

 ...to promote excellence in health sciences librarianship by providing its membership with opportunities for professional growth, fostering communication between members and their regions, facilitating resource sharing, increasing awareness of new technologies, providing high-quality continuing education, and conducting research in health sciences information services.

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Established 1977

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Board Meetings

MHSLA members are encouraged to attend Board meetings. Check the Calendar for information about dates and location. Please RSVP to Jill Turner, 2018-19 MHSLA President.

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Affiliations / Partners

Medical Library Association
Midwest Collaborative for Library Services
Midwest MLA
NNLM/Greater Midwest Region

Resource Libraries

Health Sciences Digital Library - MSU
Shiffman Medical Library - WSU
Taubman Medical Library - UoM

2018 Conference Documents / Presentations

Committee Annual Reports

2018 Local Arrangements
2018 Education Committee
Outreach and Advocacy
Resource Sharing and Group Purchasing
Vendor Relations
Regional Group Reports

GMR Regional Council Report

2018 General Membership Meeting Minutes - To be approved.

2017 General Membership Meeting Minutes - Approved via online vote.

Agenda for the General Business Meeting, October 12, 2018
Boardman, Park Place Hotel,
1:00pm - 2:30pm.

Congratulations to the 2018 MHSLA
Conference Scholarship Winners

Student Scholarship
Andrea Kang, University of Michigan School of Information

New Member Scholarship
Janice Putt, Davenport University

Diane LeBar Memorial Scholarship
Valerie Reid, Beaumont-Dearborn Medical Library

Member Scholarship
Andrea Kepsel, Michigan State University

Conference Documentation

MHSLA 2018 Conference Website
MHSLA 2018 Conference at a Glance
MHSLA 2018 Conference Program
MHSLA 2018 Conference Logo
MHSLA 2019 Conference Invitation

Conference Presentations

Conference presentation materials are presented below. These documents are provided "as is". Questions about these presentation materials should be directed to the presenters.

At the request of the presenters, these materials require the members-only password to access.


(ROI) Truth to Power: Measuring & Talking About What Matters
Friday, October 12, 2018, 8:30 am-10 am
presented by Mary Ellen Bates, Bates Information Services

Continuing Education

Super Searcher Strategies
Thursday, October 11, 2018, 3 pm-5 pm
presented by Mary Ellen Bates, Bates Information Services

Concurrent Papers & Lightning Rounds

The Cocurrent Paper presentations were held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 1:30 pm-2:30 pm.

The Lightning Rounds were held on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 10:30 am-11:30 am.


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