NCNMLG: Invitation to get involved!

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Stephen Kiyoi

Stephen Kiyoi

Hi all,

If you haven’t already done so, please consider applying for a leadership position within NCNMLG. Whether you’re a student, a new librarian, or seasoned veteran – there are plenty of ways to get involved.

Personally, I can say that serving in NCNMLG has been a fantastic opportunity to build a professional network, gain leadership experience, and – in a small way – contribute to the continued vitality of our profession.

This survey lists all the positions you can a Continue reading

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Submit your historical essay for the Gottlieb Prize

– posted for Deanna Johnson

The Murray Gottlieb Prize is awarded annually by the Medical Library Association for the best unpublished scholarly paper about a topic in the history of the health sciences. The purpose of the prize is to recognize and stimulate interest in the Continue reading

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Library Assistant II Position

– posted for Annette Osenga, MLS

Please refer as soon as possible to job-seekers you know would enjoy working as a library assistant in an academic library. Interviews and selection are likely to take place in September, with a start date of October 1st. Continue reading

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Internet Librarian Conference 2014 Discount!

Registration is underway for Information Today sponsored Internet Librarian conference October 27-29, 2014 Monterey Conference Center, Monterey, CA. As one of your membership benefits, we have generously been given a discount rate for the registration fee.

With this discount code, see below; Chapter members can receive a special rate of $349 for the 3-day event (a $150 discount off the original fee). Continue reading

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Welcome Message from Stephen Kiyoi, NCNMLG President

Stephen Kiyoi

Stephen Kiyoi

Hi all – I’m excited to be working with all of you in NCNMLG!

For those of you I haven’t met, let me briefly introduce myself – I am currently the Library Director at the UCSF/San Francisco General Hospital. In that role, I oversee the library’s activities and programs, recruit and manage staff, and lead grants for patient education, archives, and research. Continue reading

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I am posting this brief message to remind individuals to renew their NCNMLG Membership.  The membership year began in June and to date only about one-third of our members have renewed.  Please renew at your earliest convenience. The members’ only section passwords will be changing soon.

Our bi-laws stipulate that: “If dues are unpaid by October 1, dues shall be considered in arrears and without further notice the member may be suspended from all rights and privileges”. Continue reading

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NCNMLG Executive Board Meeting Minutes: August 20, 2014


In-person:  Stephen Kiyoi, Claire Sharifi, Peggy Tahir, Michelle Henley

By phone:  Raquel Abad, Amy Studer, Deanna Johnson, Mike Liddicoat, Chezire Aclimandos, Carmen Huddleston, Judith Mills, Xan Goodman Continue reading

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NCNMLG Business Meeting Minutes, August 20, 2014

In-person: Stephen Kiyoi, Peggy Tahir, Michelle Henley, Claire Sharifi Continue reading

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Job posting at UT-Southwestern Library in Dallas

(Post suggested by Alan Carr)
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center has an opening for a Faculty Associate position “Systematic Review and Grants Education/Research Librarian” position at the Health Sciences Digital Library and Learning Center.  Continue reading

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NCNMLG Business Meeting: August 20, 2014

Agenda:  Meeting minutes  |  Treasurer Report  |  Professional Development Committee  |  Membership Update  |  AHIP Introduction WebEx  |  Ysabel Bertolucci Award for Professional Excellence Ceremony

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