Sunday, September 23, 2012

South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting being held in Lubbock October 13-17 at the Overton Hotel

Early bird registration is available until September 24th. See attached document for non-member rates for the full conference. Please register online or email me your scanned print registration form before mailing to get the early bird rate! Please visit the Annual Meeting website to learn more about the event and to register:

The print registration form, mug and t-shirt preorder form, and an updated Preliminary Program are now available on the Program tab of the website, as well.

Non-Medical Continuing Ed Classes Being Offered

The following Continuing Education courses are being offered, and you do not have to register for the whole conference just to take the course(s). You can sign up and pay for these CEs at or scan and email me the attached form and mail a check to the address listed.

With Conference Reg. Without Conference Reg.

CE 1 - Tablets and e-Readers: Information at Your Fingertips
Instructor: Emily Hurst
[Sat, 10/13, 8am-12pm]
$ 80.00
$ 100.00
CE 2 - Systematic Reviews: The role for librarians. LUNCH
INCLUDED. Instructor: Margaret Foster
[Sat, 10/13, 8am-3pm]
$ 140.00
$ 160.00
CE 3 - Employment Search Tips From An Insider: Energizing Your Search and Knowing Your Competencies
Instructor: Linda Couser Barnette [Sat, 10/13, 1pm-5pm]
$ 80.00
$ 100.00
CE 4 - Developing Effective Research Skills for Medical Librarians. Instructors: Holly Phillips & Jack Buillion
[Sun, 10/14, 8am-12pm]
$ 80.00
$ 100.00
CE 5 - Patron-Driven Acquisitions(PDA): Essential Tools and Understanding
Instructor: Lindsey Schell
[Sun, 10/14, 8am-12pm]
$ 80.00
$ 100.00

Tara Allison, M.L.I.S.
Unit Assistant Director—Serials/Catalog
TTUHSC Preston Smith Library of the Health Sciences
Room 207B / 3601 4th Street STOP 7781
Lubbock, Texas 79430-7781