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Midday at the Oasis


Midday at the Oasis is a webinar series presented by the Pacific Southwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. Topics include National Library of Medicine resources, new trends in health care and librarianship, data management, mobile trends and other topics.

View previous presentations below or visit the NNLM PSR YouTube Channel!

One hour of MLA Continuing Education Credit is available for most sessions. To be eligible for CE credits, attendees must register in advance.

Typically held the third Wednesday of alternating months:
1-2PM (Pacific) | 4-5PM (Eastern) | 11AM-Noon (Hawaii) | 2-3PM (Arizona) | 10-11AM (American Samoa) | 7-8AM Thursday (Guam)

Class Length: 
1 hour
Kay Deeney, MLS, AHIP, Education & Outreach Librarian
Continuing Education:

 1.0, 1.5 MLA CE hours

Past Classes

Presenter: Patrick McLaughlin, NLM

Description: NLM Rx-pert, Patrick McLaughlin, explores the various NLM drug information resources.


Presenters: Colette Hochstein, D.M.D., MLS.; Jennifer Rewolinski, B.S. Community Health, National Library of Medicine, Division of Specialized Information Service


Presenter: Rikke Ogawa, Team Leader for Research, Instruction, and Collection Services, UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library


Presenter: Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, Disaster Information Management Research Branch of the Division of Specialized Information Services, NLM


Presenter: Jackie Wirz, PhD, Research Data Ninja, Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University