Monthly Archives: July 2008

Pappas publishes

Cleo Pappas is pleased to announce the publication of the following article:

Hospital librarians’ perceptions related to evidence-based health care. J Med Libr Assoc. 2008 Jul;96(3):235-238.

She is also pleased to announce the inclusion of her chapter “Health Literacy Interventions” in the recently published volume: Medical Library Association Guide to Health Literacy Neal-Schuman Publishers (July 16, 2008).

Pop goes the weasel!

The Sense of Community Committee is sponsoring the Library’s 2nd annual Ice Cream Social on Thursday, Aug. 7, from noon – 2 p.m. outside the west entrance of the Richard J. Daley Library. All library staff and student assistants are invited to attend.

LHS staff will be allowed an extra 45 minutes for lunch in order to attend the Ice Cream Social.

Library’s got style

An entry by Lynn McNish, DRU, Charmoiny Jackson and Joel Sanders, both from LHS Access Services, has been selected for inclusion in the 2008 ILA’s Annual Conference “Styles From the Stacks: Project Runway” fashion show on Sept. 25, 2008 at the Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile/Navy Pier. Their design, “ILDS Mail Model,” is a library-inspired creation based on a mailing services theme, and will be modeled by Sanders.

Gogo retires

Sherry Gogo-Madsen, Library Operations Associate, is retiring after 23 years at UIC Library.  She hopes to pursue a part time art teaching position at the junior high or high school level.

Circulation colleagues invite you to join in a farewell party on her last day, Thursday, 31 July 2008, 2-4pm in the Daley Staff Lounge.  If unable to attend, do stop to say farewell or send regards to Sherry.

Westney merits top BRASS

Lynn C. Westney, Assistant Reference Librarian, was recognized on June 23 for long-term service to BRASS in providing outstanding leadership and representation at the 20th anniverary celebration of the Business Reference and Services Section (BRASS) of RUSA at ALA Annual, Anaheim, Calif.