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Resources You Can Use: Hurricane Season

Posted by on August 20th, 2021 0 comments Tags: ,

It’s that time of year again. Hurricane season in the Atlantic Basin (Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico) is from June 1 to November 30 and peaks in mid-August to late October.   Here in the Northeast, hurricanes may not be the first thing we think of when we think about preparing for… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Aug

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Member Spotlight: Jane Fisher

Posted by on August 16th, 2021 0 comments

Member Spotlight – Jane Fisher from Wallingford Public Library Jane Fisher has been the Director of Wallingford Public Library (WPL) in Wallingford, CT since 2013. I had the opportunity to sit down with Jane to talk about her career experience, her experience working with NNLM, and some of the exciting work happening at Wallingford Public… Read More »

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Aug

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Inaugural Meeting for Hospital Librarians Group

Posted by on August 9th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , ,

On August 5, 2021, Region 7 held the inaugural meeting of the Hospital Libraries Advisory Group (HLAG). Fifty librarians joined us to learn about this newly configured advisory group. Region 7 will host annual meetings and distribute an annual survey to gauge the interests and needs of hospital librarians. We will bring input directly to… Read More »

Posted in: Communities of Interest

Aug

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Useful Resources: Biologics and Biosimilars

Posted by on August 3rd, 2021 0 comments

In recent years there has been a dramatic increase in biologic therapies and immunotherapies approved to help treat a wide variety of diseases and conditions. You may have seen recently in the news that the FDA approved the first interchangeable biosimilar insulin product and wondered what that meant and what biosimilars or biologics are. What… Read More »

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