MHSLA Blog
Check here often for information about MHSLA Board, committee, and member activities as well as pointers to resources and information you should know about.

Board Meetings
MHSLA members are encouraged to attend Board meetings. Check the
Calendar for information about dates and location. Please RSVP to Janet Zimmerman.



2008 Midwest/MHSLA Conference
Mark the date! Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association is having a joint meeting with MHSLA October 17-21, 2008. The conference theme is VITAL SIGNS: Keeping You and Your Library Vibrant and Healthy. The Conference will be held at the Troy, Michigan Marriott.



2007 Conference Documents
View/Download a single file of all reports (237kb),
or select individual reports from the list below .

Conference Evaluation
2007 Conference Evaluation Summary
2007 Conference Evaluation Comments
Committee Reports
Archives
Audit
Bylaws
2008 Conference Planning
Education
Membership
Nominating
Publications / Technology (combined report)
Research
Resource Sharing
Treasurer
Regional Group Reports
ERHSLA
GMR Regional Report
MDMLG
MMHSL
NMHSLG
UPHSLA
WMHSLA

Conference Presentations and Other Documents
Introduction to Blogging & RSS for Librarians (with post-conference followup)
Sandy Swanson, MLS, MPA. 9/28/07
MSPowerPoint Presentation (Web version)
MSPowerPoint Presentation (Downloadable version)
18 Different Kinds of Blog Posts
How do I use a custom domain name on my blog?

The Best Medicine: Health Information from the Federal Government
Marianne Ryan and Maribeth Slebodnik (Purdue University), 9/27/07
Governmental and non-Governmental health-related resources

Getting started with PubMed's LinkOut
Charniel McDaniels (Greater Midwest Region / National Network of Libraries), 9/28/07
MSPowerPoint Presentation (Web version)
MSPowerPoint Presentation (Downloadable version)

Mel's Top Ten Lessons Learned From Being MHSLA's 2006-2007 Education Chair
Melanie Bednarski, MHSLA Education Chair, General Business Meeting 9/27/07
MSPowerPoint Presentation
Conference Planning and Registration Documents
(for archival purposes only)
2007 MHSLA Conference Schedule
2007 MHSLA Conference Registration Form
2007 MHSLA Hotel Registration Form
2007 MHSLA Conference Logo

2007 MHSLA Conference Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the MHSLA 2007 Scholarship winners!
Cathy Serra (WSU student)
Shirley Langebartels (WSU student)
Jennifer Bluhm (member)