National Medical Librarians Month 2014

October is, among many other things, National Medical Librarians Month.  The Medical Library Association has over 3300 members across the United States and Canada.  Once a year we hold a national conference in cities across North America and share our contributions to the field and our collaborations with hospitals, health systems, and health sciences programs … Continue reading National Medical Librarians Month 2014

Taubman Mentors Future Librarians

The Taubman Health Sciences Libraries offers unique experiences that differ from other medical libraries across the nation.  While other libraries just hire students, Taubman mentors future librarians.  The University of Michigan, home to one of the top School of Information (SI) programs, has graduate students who wish to pursue a career in the library field … Continue reading Taubman Mentors Future Librarians

UM Library’s Reference Services

Recently in the, two articles were featured about the reference services that the University of Michigan provides.  One of these articles highlighted our very own Erin Kerb. As a Special Projects Student Administrative Assistant, Erin undertakes various responsibilities and projects throughout the Taubman Health Sciences Library. Performing chat reference is just one of her … Continue reading UM Library’s Reference Services