[mla-nynj] NN/LM MAR Announcements

Missy Harvey mjharvey at pitt.edu
Wed Jan 29 13:56:06 UTC 2014


MAR Announces New Funding Opportunities <#_Toc378586655>

Award Recipient Project Reports (/Lunch with the RML/ session) 

    MAR Announces New Funding Opportunities

NN/LM MAR announces a */new/* round of funding for projects to be 
completed May 1, 2014 -- April 30, 2015.

*Available Awards*

·*/New! /*Emergency Preparedness / Library Partnerships

·*/New!/*Health Information Awareness

·Outreach to Consumers:now includes funding for *underserved*, 
*minority* *populations*

·Medical Library Projects

·Exhibitor Awards:now includes *K-12 nurses, health / science teachers 
or librarians*

·Professional Development

·Outreach to Health Professionals:now includes funding for...

o*community college*faculty, librarians and/or students affiliated with 
health sciences programs at their college

o*minority*health students or health professionals, or health 
professionals serving medically *underserved areas* / *populations*

Apply now!  Applications accepted until */March 14, 

To learn about funding MAR has awarded previously:

  * MAR Funded 2013 -- 2014 <http://nnlm.gov/mar/funding/funded.html>
  * MAR Funded 2012 -- 2013 <http://nnlm.gov/mar/funding/funded2012-13.html>
  * MAR Funded 2011 -- 2012 <http://nnlm.gov/mar/funding/funded2011-12.html>

    Award Recipient Project Reports (/Lunch with the RML/ session)

*Presenters / Projects:*

*Awardee*: Nancy R. Glassman, D. Samuel Gottesman Library, Albert 
Einstein College of Medicine
*Project*:/Mac Books for the D. Samuel Gottesman Library Training Room/

*Awardee*: Irina Meyman, Health Sciences Library, Lutheran Medical Center
*Project*: /It is All about the Apps/

*Awardee*: Christina Rivera, Long Island Library Resources Council (LILRC)
*Project*:/mHealth: Exploring Mobile Health with iPads/

*Awardee*: Jean D. Winstead, Health Sciences Library, Beebe Medical Center
*Project*:/Technology Upgrades to Improve Access to Library Resources at 
Beebe Medical Center/

*Date / Time*:Thursday, January 30/ Noon -- 1 pm (ET)

*Where*:Online / /No Registration Required/

*Summary*:Awardees will discuss details of what their institutions have 
done with funding received from NN/LM MAR.

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