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“Rock Star” Medical Librarians, Part 4

For many rock stars, this is their favorite day of the week. Read on. Rock on. Kevin Read Current gig:  Knowledge Management Librarian at the NYU Health Sciences Library Three words on what it’s like to be on the library beat: Challenging. Collaborative. Ever-changing. Rock solid advice for wannabe medical librarians: Get as much experience as…

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“Rock Star” Medical Librarians, Part 3

“I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea.” —Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan, Director, National Library of Medicine It’s National Library Week, and we’re celebrating by posting pictures and profiles of medical librarians all week. Be sure and check back tomorrow when we bring you more profiles. Karen Gutzman Current gig: Impact and Evaluation Librarian, Galter Health…

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“Rock Star” Medical Librarians, Part 2

This week, we’re posting pictures and profiles of medical librarians. It’s in response to a recent blog post by the Director of the National Library of Medicine Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan, who wrote, “I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea.” We are, too. So, please check back every day this week. Tomorrow, we’re featuring…

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“Rock Star” Medical Librarians, Part 1

In a recent blog post, Director of the National Library of Medicine Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan wrote, “I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea.” So are we. NLM in Focus reached out to some of the many rock star medical librarians in the field to find out about their current gigs, how they’re shattering…

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Seasons of Stories, 2017-2018

Happy New Year! As we look back at 2017, we wrote, we edited, we interviewed, and we rocked—all to share stories about the people and products making a difference in scientific discovery and public health here at NLM. Here are a few highlights: Winter 2017 We posted stories about NLM disaster health information courses, MedlinePlus.gov…