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Barbara Bibel, Reference Librarian at the Oakland Public Library, has been selected to receive RUSA Isadore Gilbert Mudge – R. R. Bowker Award for distinguished contribution to reference librarianship. The award will be presented at the annual conference of the American Library Association in Washington D.C. in June. Barbara has been an advocate for consumer health services and has made many contributions to the Network. The press release for the award states: “The award committee was impressed with Barbara Bibel’s contributions in providing training for other professionals and working with local health providers to establish multi-lingual health educational programs for the community.” Congratulations Barbara!
Judy Bube, Research Librarian at the Science Library of the University of California, Irvine, received the Louise Darling MLGSCA Achievement Award from the Medical Library Group of Southern California and Arizona at the MLGSCA spring program meeting in Los Angeles on April 23, 2007.
Phyllis Mirsky, former Deputy University Librarian at the University of California, San Diego Libraries, received the MLGSCA Lifetime Achievement Award at the MLGSCA spring program meeting in Los Angeles on April 23, 2007. Phyllis was also Associate Director of PSRMLS from 1971 – 1979.