Beyond the SEA: August 20, 2014 – Can You Trust Figure 7? and a PubMed Update – Recording Now AvailableTuesday, August 5th, 2014
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Noon to 1:00 pm (EST)
Presentation 1: Can You Trust Figure 7? – Using Library Promotion to Build the Profile of the Hospital Library by Hosting a Symposium.
Presenter: Jan Orick, Director of Biomedical Library, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.
Jan T. Orick, MLS, AHIP received her degree in Library and Information Science from Louisiana State University. After working as a solo librarian in Lafayette, LA and then Methodist Hospitals in Memphis, TN, she began work at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as the Biomedical Librarian in 1995. She serves in her current position as Director of the Biomedical Library since 1998 where she manages a staff of 4 and a library collection of over 4,000 electronic journals, books and multiple databases. Jan is a member of the Medical Library Association (MLA) and served as an officer of the Hospital Libraries Section. She is also active in the Southern Chapter of the MLA.
Summary: Jan Orick will share her approach in communicating the value of the St. Jude Biomedical Library (TN) through a yearly symposium targeted to pique the interest of her customers. Jan utilized funds received from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Region (NN/LM SE/A) Express Hospital Library Promotion Award to promote a symposium on plagiarism and scientific misconduct and remind their customer base of the library’s services.
Presentation 2: PubMed Update
Presenter: Rebecca Brown, Trainer/Curriculum Content Specialist, National Library of Medicine Training Center, Salt Lake City, UT.
Rebecca Brown has worked for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine since 2007. She started as the Kansas Technology and Outreach Coordinator for the MidContinental Region and then became a trainer for the National Library of Medicine Training Center in 2011.
Summary: Rebecca will provide an update of changes and features available in PubMed, showcasing MeSH on Demand and share additional user tips.
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