The MAReport
Quarterly Newsletter from the NNLM Middle Atlantic Region

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In Praise of Health Sciences Librarians

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MAR Updates Kate Flewelling, Executive Director As I noted in our last issue, fall is the time for many conferences. Over the course of three weeks, I attended four health sciences library conferences! After several years of focusing my outreach efforts on health professionals, I was excited to introduce myself to and reconnect with many… Read More »

Posted in: Fall 2017


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Member Spotlight: Nathaniel A. Thomas, MLS

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Nathaniel A. Thomas, MLS Reference Supervisor, Government Documents’ Librarian Reading Public Library, Reading, PA I am the supervisor of the Reference Department and also the government documents’ librarian. I am responsible for scheduling reference staff, overseeing collection development, and arranging adult programs and outreach efforts. The City of Reading is, like so many places nationwide,… Read More »

Posted in: Fall 2017


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Raising Awareness During the Opioid Crisis: One Library @ a Time

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Consumer Connections Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator It seems as though not a day goes by when the evening news coverage does not make mention of some local, regional, or national tragedy involving the opioid crisis that is affecting the entire nation. An epidemic that has long been an issue in the U.S. and is… Read More »

Posted in: Fall 2017


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