NLM Celebrates National Medical Librarians Month
The Medical Library Association (MLA) has declared October as National Medical Librarians Month. As part of this celebration, the NN/LM SCR is proud to highlight the following four SCR funded projects and the librarians whose hard work made these programs successful.
- Senior CHAT (Consumer Health Awareness Training) Institutions: Southeastern Louisiana University and Sims Memorial Library/Baton Rouge Nursing Library; Project Staff: Mary Lou Strong, Jean Caswell and Ladonna Guillot
- Digitization of the Aristides Agramonte Collection on Yellow Fever Institution: Louisiana State University Health Science Center – New Orleans; Project Staff: Debbie Sibley and Molly Knapp
- Early Medical Journalism of Louisiana: A pilot project for the preservation and sharing of nineteenth-century medical publications of Louisiana Institution: Rudolph Matas Library of the Health Sciences, Tulane University;Project Staff: Mary Holt, Barbara Volo and Neville Prendergast
- Dallas Medical History, 1890-1975: A Digital Collection Institution: The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas; Project Director: Matthew Zimmerman
Read more about each project and see photographs at: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/lo/profiles11/scr.html
A list of National Medical Librarians Month Featured Projects from throughout the country is available at: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/lo/profiles11/