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These materials are available for loan to NN/LM NER Network Members only.

To order, send request to nnlm-ner@umassmed.edu or (800) 338-7657.

 

Books    MLA Webcasts and Conferences   Videos    Audios

Books

   Advocacy
   Influencer: The Power to Change Anything
Authors: Kerry Patterson, Joseph Greeny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler
McGraw-Hill (2008)
   Linchpin: Are You Indispensible?
Author: Seth Godin
Portfolio Penguin (2010)
   Managing the Unexpected: Resilient Performance in an Age of Uncertainty
Author: Karl E. Weick and Kathleen M. Sutcliffe
John Wiley and Sons (2007)
   Collection Development
   Selecting and Managing Electronic Resources, A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians
Author: Vicki L. Gregory, with assistance by Ardis Hanson
Neal Schuman Publishers (2006)
   Community College Libraries
   Handbook for Community College Librarians
Author: Michael A. Crumpton and Nora J. Bird
Libraries Unlimited (2013)
   Consumer Health
   Answering Consumer Health Questions
Author: Michele Spatz
Neal-Schuman Publishers Inc. (2008)
   Answers to the Health Questions People Ask in Libraries
Author: Laura Townsend Kane, Rozalynd P. McConnaughy and Steven Patrick Willson
Neal-Schuman Publishers Inc. (2008)
   Communicating with Older Adults: A Guide for Health Care and Senior Service Professionals and Staff
Author: Ann E. Benbow
The Spry Foundation (2002)
   Community Health Connections: Emerging Models of Health Information Services in Public Libraries
Author: William Ziesel
Libraries of the Future (2005), American for Libraries Council
   Consumer Health Information for Public Libraries
Author: Lynda M. Baker, Virginia Manbeck ( 2002)
   Consumer Health Information Source Book, 6th ed.
Author: Alan M. Rees ( 2000)
   Consumer Health Reference Service Handbook
Author: Donald A. Barclay, Deborah D. Halsted ( 2001)
   Consumer Health, A Guide to Internet Information Resources
Author: Cecilia Durkin ( MLA BibKit #7, 2001.)
   Finding Health and Wellness Information @ the Library: A Consumer Health Toolkit for Library Staff
Also available online at: http://www.library.ca.gov/lds/docs/healthtoolkit.pdf

Author: Kelli Hamm
Description: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, PSR and California State Library (2013)
   The Public Librarian's Guide to Providing Consumer Health Information
Author: Barbara Casini, Andrea Kenyon for the Public Library Association ( 2002)
   Copyright
   Copyright in Cyberspace 2
Author: Gretchen McCord Hoffman
Neal Schuman Publishers (2005)
   Embedded Librarianship
   Embedded Librarianship: What Every Academic Librarian Should Know
Author: Alice L. Daugherty and Michael F. Russo, Editors
Libraries Unlimited (2013)
   eScience
   The Data Deluge: Can Libraries Cope with e-Science?
Author: Deanna B. Marcum and Gerald George
Libraries Unlimited (2010)
   Evaluation
   Getting Started with Evaluation
Author: Peter Hernon, Robert E. Dugan and Joseph R. Matthews
ALA Editions (2014)
   Measuring the Difference: Guide to Planning and Evaluing Health Information Outreach
Author: Catherine M. Burroughs, MLA Principle Author and Fred B. Wood, DBA Project Officer
September 2000
Note: This publication is available at no charge to NN/LM members.
   Planning and Evaluating Health Information Outreach Projects (Three Booklets)
Authors: Cynthia A. Olney, PhD, C.O. Evaluation Consulting LLC and Susan Barnes, MLS, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Outreach Evaluation Resource Center
NN/LM Outreach Evaluation Resource Center (2006 and 2013 editions available)
Note: This publication is available at no charge to NN/LM members.
   Emergency Preparedness and Response
   Disaster Planning: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians with Planning Templates on CD-ROM
Author: Deborah D. Halsted, Richard P. Jasper, Felicia M. Little (2005)
   Funding and Grant Writing
   The ALA Book of Library Grant Money, Ninth Edition
Author: Edited by Nancy Kalikow Maxwell
ALA Editions (2014)
   Fundraising for Libraries: 25 Proven Ways to Get More Money for Your Library
Author: James Swan ( 2002)
   Grant$ for Libraries and Information Services
Author: The Foundation Center ( 2005/2006)
   Grants for Libraries: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians
Author: Stephanie K. Gerdling and Pamela H. MacKellar ( 2006)
   Health Literacy
   Culture, Health and Literacy: A Guide to Health Education Materials for Adults with Limited English Literacy Skills
Author: Julie McKinney and Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi
World Education (Nov 2000)
   Advancing Health Literacy, A Framework for Understanding and Action
Author: Christina Zarcadoolas, Andrew F. Pleasant, David S. Greer
Jossey Bass (2006)
   Family Health and Literacy: A Guide to Easy-To-Read Health Education Materials and Web Sites for Families
Author: Julie McKinney and Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi
World Education (2006)
   Health Literacy: A Prescription to End Confusion
Author: Institute of Medicine
The National Academies Press (2004)
   Health Literacy and Patient Safety: Help Patients Understand
Author: American Medical Association (August 2007)
   Health Literacy, eHealth, and Communication: Putting the Consumer First
Author: Institute of Medicine Workshop Summary
National Academies Press (2009)
   Health Literacy from A-Z, Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message
Author: Helen Osborne
Jones and Bartlett Publishers (2005)
   Health Literacy from A-Z, Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message
Author: Helen Osborne
Jones and Bartlett (2011)
   Health Literacy: A Manual for Clinicians
Author: Barry Weiss, MD
Toolkit inludeds VHS, CD-ROM, Guidebook and button pins (2003)
   The Medical Library Association Guide to Health Literacy
Author: Edited by Marge Kars, Lynda M. Baker, and Feleta L. Wilson
Neal Schuman Pubishers, Inc. (2008)
   Teaching Patients with Low Literacy Skills
Author: Cecilia C. Doak, Leonard G. Doak, Jane H. Root
J.B. Lippincott Company (2007)
   HealthIT
   Electronic Health Records: A Practical Guide for Professionals and Organizations
Author: Margret K. Amatayakul
AHIMA (2009)
   Bioinformatics for Dummies
Author: Jean-Michel Clavene, Cedric Notredame
Wiley Publishing (2003)
   Electronic Health Records for Allied Health Careers
Author: Susan M. Sanderson
McGraw-Hill Higher Education (2007)
   Human, Social, and Organizational Aspects of Health Information Systems
Author: Andre W. Kushniruk, Elizabeth M. Borycki
Medical Information Science Reference (2008)
   Library Instruction
   Design for How People Learn
Author: Julie Dirksen
New Riders (2012)
   Designing Training (ACRL Active Guide)
Author: Melanie Hawks
ACRL (2013)
   Going Beyond Google: The Invisible Web in Learning and Teaching
Author: Jane Devine and Francine Egger-Sider (2009)
   Going the Distance: Library Instruction for Remote Learners
Edited by Susan J. Clayton (2007)
   Management
   Library Management Tips that Work
Author: Edited by Carol Smallwood
American Library Association (2011)
   Management Basics for Information Professionals
Author: G. Edward Evans and Camila A. Alire
Neal-Schuman (2013)
   Managing in the Middle (ALA Guides for the Busy Librarian)
Author: Edited by Robert Farrell and Kenneth Schlesinger
ALA Editions (2013)
   Organizational Storytelling for Librarians: Using Stories for Effective Leadership
Author: Kate Marek
American Library Association (2011)
   Running a Small Library: A How-To-Do-It Manual
Edited by John A. Moorman (2006)
   Training Library Staff and Volunteers to Provide Extraordinary Customer Service
Author: Julie Todaro and Mark L. Smith
Neal Schuman Publishers (2006)
   Project Management
   Process Mapping, Process Improvement, and Process Management: A Practical Guide to Enhancing Work and Information Flow
Author: Dan Madison
Paton Press (2005)
   Project Management Memory Jogger: A Pocket Guide for Project Teams
Author: Paula Martin, Karen G. Tate
pocket guide (1997)
   Business Process Mapping: Improving Customer Satisfaction
Author: J. Mike Jacka, Paulette J. Keller
Wiley (2009)
   Workflow Modeling: Tools for Process Improvement and Application Development
Authors: Alec Sharp, Patrick McDermott
Artech House (2009)
   Public Health
   Engaging the Community in Decision Making: Case Studies Tracking Participation, Voice and Influence
Author: Roz Diane Lasker and John A. Guidry
McFarland & Company (2009)
   Evidence-Based Public Health
Author: Ross C. Brownson, Elizabeth A. Baker, Terry L. Leet, Kathleen N. Gillespie
Oxford University Press (2003)
   Making Health Communication Programs Work
Author: US Department of Health and Human Services
NIH Publication 04-5145 (August 2004)
   Research
   Clinical and Translational Science, Principles of Human Research
Author: David Robertson, Gordon H. Williams
Elsevier (2009)
   Library and Information Science Research in the 21st Century
Author: Ibironke O. Lawal
Chandos Publishing (2009)
   The Medical Library Association Essential Guide to Becoming an Expert Searcher: Proven Techniques, Strategies, and Tips for Finding Health Information
Author: Terry Ann Jankowski
Neal Schuman Pubishers, Inc. (2008)
   Special Libraries
   Special Libraries as Knowledge Management Centres
Author: Eva Semertzaki
Chandos Publishing (2011)
   Special Libraries: A Survival Guide
Author: James Matarazzo, Toby Pearlstein with the assistance of Sylvia James
Libraries Unlimited (2013)
   Technology
   100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People
Author: Susan M. Weinschenk, PhD
New Riders (2011)
   Adobe Photoshop CS5, Classroon in a Book
Author: Adobe Systems (2010)
   The Design of Everyday Things
Author: Ron Norman
Basic Books (2013)
   HTML, XHTML & CSS, Viual Quickstart Guide, sixth edition
Author: Elizabeth Castro
Peachpit Press (2007)
   Neuro Web Design
Author: Susan Weinschenk, PhD
New Riders (2009)
   Rocket Surgery Made Easy: The Do-It-Yourself Guide to Finding and Fixing Usability Problems
Author: Steve Krug
New Riders (2010)
   Universal Principles of Design
Author: William Lidwill, Kritina Holden, Jill Butler
Rockport Publishers (2010)
   Using Social Media in Libraries, Best Practices
Author: Edited by Charles Harmon and Michael Messina
Scarecrow Press (2013)
   Work-Life Balance
   Harvard Business Review on Work and Life Balance
Author: Harvard Business School Press (2000)
   Life-Work Balance
Author: Melanie Hawks
ACRL Active Guide, 2008
   National Library of Medicine Exhibits
   Dream Anatomy
Author: Michael Sappol
NLM Exhibit, NIH Publication 05-5616, 2006
   Frankenstein, Penetrating the Secrets of Nature
Author: Susan E. Lederer, PhD ( 2002)

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MLA Webcasts and Conferences

MLA Webcasts
  

Research versus research: Sometimes the Little r Is All You Need
Description: Educational Webinar, originally held on December 11, 2013
Available to Network Member Consortia. Contact Meredith Solomon for more information.

  

Making the Case: Using Assessment to Show Value and Make Decisions
Description: Educational Webinar, originally held on October 2, 2013
Available to Network Member Consortia. Contact Meredith Solomon for more information.

   ABCs of E-books: Strategies for the Medical Library
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. November 10, 2010. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   CUT THE CORD: Connecting to Our Mobile Users
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. November 18, 2009. MLA CE credit available.
   Finding Work-Life Balance: Strategies for You and Your Institution
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. March 25, 2009. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   Keeping Patients Safe: Roles for Information Professionals
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. November 16, 2005. MLA CE credit available (can be applies towards CHIS). Includes Participant Manual.
   MLA Moving at the Speed of Byte: Emerging Technologies for Information Management
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. November 8, 2006. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   Now's The Time: Understanding the Electronic Health Record Maze and Health Sciences Librarians' Roles
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. March 24, 2010. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   Reading Between the Lines: Focusing on Health Information Literacy
Author: Medical Library Association
Description: DVD Teleconference. September 11, 2003. Length: 2 hours. MLA CE credit available.
   Scholarly Publishing and Open Access: Straight Talk
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. November 20, 2007. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   Survival of the Fittest: Strategies to Prove Your Library's Value
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. March 7, 2007. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
   Web 2.0 Principles and Best Practices: Discovering the Participatory Web
Description: DVD. MLA webcast. March 5, 2008. MLA CE credit available. Includes Participant Manual.
MLA Conferences
   MLA 2009 Conference, "iFusions"
Honolulu, Hawaii
Description: 2 disk CD-ROM, Medical Library Association
   MLA 2008 Conference, "Connections: Bridging the Gaps"
Chicago
Description: 2 disk CD-ROM, Medical Library Association
   MLA 2007 Conference, "Information Revolution: Change is in the Air"
Author: Medical Library Association
Description: 2 disc CD-ROM, Medical Library Association
   MLA 2006 Conference, "Transformations A-Z"
Description: 2 disc CD-ROM, Medical Library Association.
   MLA 2005 Conference, "Futuro Magnifico! Celebrating our Diversity"
Description: 2 disc CD-ROM. Medical Library Association.
   MLA 2004 Conference, "Seize the Power"
Description: 2 disc CD-ROM. Medical Library Association
   MLA 2003 Conference, "Catch the Wave"
Description: 2 disc CD-ROM. Medical Library Association
Other
   Breath of Life
Authors: National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and National Library of Medicine
Description: DVD. Interactive virtual exhibition, 1999
   Changing the Face of Medicine Profiles of Achievement
Description: DVD. National Library of Medicine Exhibit
   Following the Clues: A Visit to the Doctor and the Library
Description: CD-ROM, Narrated in Engligh, Spanish, and Sudanese-Nuer, University of Nebraska Medical Center.
   In Plain Language: The Need for Effective Communication in Medicine and Public Health
Description: CD-ROM, Harvard School of Public Health, National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy
   Join the Health Care Team, Become a Medical Librarian
Author: Medical Library Association
Description: DVD. Length: 11 minutes.

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Video Tapes (VHS)

MLA Webcasts and Teleconferences*
   The Art and Practice of Electronic Journal, Book, and Database Licenses: Practical Tips for Health Care Organizations.
Description: September 22, 2004. MLA Satellite Broadcast, 3 hours.
   Get Hip to HIPAA: Health Information Professionals & the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Author: Medical Library Association
Description: Teleconference March 12, 2003. Length: 1 hour, 30 minutes. MLA CE credit available.
   MLA Survival Tips and Stories: Expanding the Library's Services in Times of Disaster
Description: November 12, 2008. Webcast. Length: 2 hours. MLA CE credit available.
   Partnering for Public Health
Description: March 10, 2004. Teleconference.
   Roles and Essential Skills for the Expert Searcher
Author: Medical Library Association
Description: Teleconference March 10, 2004. Length: 2 hours. MLA CE credit available.
   Sync or Swim: Managing the Flood of PDAs in Health Care
Description: February 6, 2002. Videoconference. Length: 90 minutes. MLA CE credit available. Includes workbook.
Other
   Branching Out - The MeSH Vocabulary
Author: National Library of Medicine
Description: December 2002. 12:30pm. Closed Captioned.
   Children's Environmental Health Information Resources
Author: Public Health Training Network and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Description: Satellite Broadcast, March 21, 2002. 112 minutes.
   Expanding the Medical Universe
Author: National Library of Medicine
Description: 2003. Closed Captioned. Standard Version 12 hours. Short Version 6 hours, 30 minutes.
   Health Services Research: A Historical Perspective
Description: National Information Center on Health Services Research & Health Care Technology, 2000.
   In Plain Language: The Need for Effective Communication in Medicine and Public Health
Description: Harvard School of Public Health, National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy.
  The Librarian is In: Facing Modern Consumer Health Issues in the Public Library
Description: Nov 2000, Univerisy of Nebraska Medical Center, McGoogan Library of Medicine / Note: Includes a Facilitator's Handbook

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Audio

Medical Library Association Conferences
   MLA 2000 Conference, "Demystifying the Dragon: Strategies for 2000 Plus"
Description: Audio cassettes, Medical Library Association.
  MLA 2001 Conference, "An Information Odyssey"
Orlando, FL
Description: Audio cassettes, Medical Library Association.
  MLA 2002 Conference, "Big D"
Dallas, TX
Description: Audio cassettes, Medical Library Association.
  SLA The Visible Librarian: Asserting Your Value Through Marketing and Advocacy
Description: Audio cassette, Presented by Judith Siess, November 19, 2003.

Medical Library Association CE Available for Viewing Webcasts:

Medical Library Association contact hours are provided for viewing MLA Webcasts and Teleconferences. We will provide the DVD, a Participant Manual and an evaluation form. Watch the webcast, review the Participant Manual and complete your evaluation form. Send your evaluation form to Nancy Linnehan to receive your Medical Library Association certificate.

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