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Back Stage with More Librarian Rock Stars

As we continue celebrating National Medical Librarians Month, we’re thrilled to introduce you to even more rock star medical librarians. One librarian hit the road, sharing her expertise in South Africa; another manages two medical libraries; and a third librarian describes her work as stimulating, collaborative, and research-oriented. We’re also featuring two bands–one with members all…

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Librarianpalooza! Medical Library Rock Stars Take the Stage

We couldn’t resist another encore. October is National Medical Librarians Month. What better time to once again feature rock star medical librarians? Our initial idea was inspired by NLM director Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan who wrote In a blog post last year: “I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea.” We were, too. So, we began…

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More Rock Star Medical Librarians in the Spotlight

In this our final posting of rock star librarians this month, we’re pleased to feature a band and individual librarians. Do you want to read about more rock star librarians? We’ll post again during National Medical Librarians Month in October. Details below. Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library Liz Lyman, Kaitlyn Humphrey, Noreen Mulcahy, Don Pearson, Stevo…

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Rock Star Medical Librarians: Today’s Headliners

Ever since the Director of the National Library of Medicine Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan wrote in a blog post, “I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea,” we’ve been onboard. This week, we’re bringing you more profiles of some of the current rock stars in the field. You can also see what you’ve missed in our earlier…

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Rock Star Medical Librarians: This Week’s Opening Act

NLM in Focus posted profiles of rock star medical librarians in April. The response has been the equivalent of a standing ovation with people holding up cellphone lights. So we’re back for an encore of medical librarians. We even have a couple of bands. The idea started after the Director of the National Library of…