Mercer University Library is hiring a Research Services Librarian. Mercer University seeks an innovative and collegial professional to serve on our Research Services Team for Health, Engineering, and Sciences. As part of this University Library’s Research Services Team, the candidate will participate in reference activities, provide instruction, and serve assigned academic departments within an agile and collaborative research environment. The position is a key component of a team-based approach with colleagues who are committed to the successful blending of high quality customer service and access to all resources.
An ALA-accredited master’s degree from an accredited college/university is required. Candidates with a background in the health sciences are strongly preferred.
To apply, visit https://www.mercerjobs.com.
The Northeast Georgia Health System is seeking a Medical Librarian.
The librarian provides library services which meet the informational, educational, and research related needs of NGHS, Inc. staff, Physicians, mid-level Practitioners, nursing and allied healthcare professionals, students and other patrons in need of health or medically related information. An ALA-accredited Master’s Degree in Library Science or Library and Information Science is required. One year experience in a medical library is preferred.
The position may be applied for here.
Effective January 1, 2018, the Atlanta Health Science Library Consortium (AHSLC) merged with the Georgia Health Sciences Library Association (GHSLA). AHSLC history and archives have been transferred to the www.GHSLA.org website and www.AHSLC.org is no longer active.
Every year, MLA issues a call for volunteers to serve on MLA committees, task forces, and juries or as allied representatives to fill open positions. The application for 2018/19 volunteers is now available on MLANET. Your involvement in MLA committees is essential to MLA’s success.
The application focuses on your personal volunteering interests, availability, skills, and prior service to MLA. Key dates are:
- Application start date: November 1, 2017
- Application close date: December 15, 2017
- Notification of appointment: March 1, 2018
- Early bird registration for MLA ’18 ends: April 11, 2018
Note: You must be an MLA member to apply for a committee at the time of your application and during your term as a member of a committee.
For more information about serving on MLA committees go to MLANET. For questions, contact Mary Langman, director, Information Issues and Policy.
MLA offers a variety of funding opportunities to assist qualified students in graduate library science programs and to enable practicing health sciences librarians to pursue professional development. Advanced education, professional development, travel grants, research awards and others are funded annually, with a due date of December 1, 2017.
Click here to read about the many opportunities available.