Afternoon High Tea

Will you be attending the UNYOC meeting in Niagara-on-the-Lake? If you’re on the fence, maybe this will entice you to register. It’s not too late!

A private space will be reserved on the afternoon of Wednesday November 14 for conference delegates to participate in Afternoon High Tea at the Prince of Wales Hotel, a short shuttle ride from Queen’s Landing. For more information about this time-honoured tradition visit: https://www.vintage-hotels.com/princeofwales/afternoon_tea.php and pay attention for the “Two-for-Tea” coupon where the afternoon tea is BOGO for the month of November.

The venue would like an estimate of guest numbers in order to reserve an appropriate room. If you will be in Niagara-on-the-Lake before 5pm on Wednesday November 14, please consider joining your colleagues for tea, delicacies, and conversation before the Welcome Reception. Please RSVP by November 2 at: https://goo.gl/forms/RYjJEld4vyUc0pAg2

More details to come. Stay tuned!

Events, Meetings

MLA’s Garfield Research Fellowship

2019 Garfield Research Fellowship

The Medical Library Association announces the 2019 Garfield Research Fellowship, a $5,000 award supporting research in the history of information science in the medical or health sciences.

The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the history of information science. The fellowship, established in 2013, is intended to stimulate research into the history of information science in the medical or health sciences, recognizing that rediscovery, interpretation, and understanding of a rich history in this key knowledge area helps practitioners and researchers interpret the present and prepare for the future.

Research proposal deadline: December 1, 2018. For more information or to apply, see http://www.mlanet.org/p/cm/ld/fid=307.

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Call for Participation Extended to 9/4!

The subject line says it all. You have more time to submit an abstract for our upcoming meeting in Niagara-on-the-Lake November 14-16, 2018! Proposals are due Tuesday, September 4 and applicants will be notified via email by September 7, 2018.

While we are still accepting submissions for all three categories, we would especially like to encourage members to consider submitting lightning talk proposals.

Presenters will receive a reduced registration rate of $50 (CAD or USD) for the full conference – a 50% discount from the regular member package price!

We are accepting submissions for member presentations, posters, and lightning talks at https://goo.gl/forms/LhjwIw7mY3pEjff52 This is a great opportunity to present before a friendly group. Please consider submitting an abstract.

Chapter Activities, Meetings

Submit your presentation proposal by 8/24!

Please consider submitting a presentation proposal for the UNYOC 2018 Annual Meeting!

Our meeting will take place in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 14-16, 2018.  This year’s theme is Crossing Borders, Breaking Boundaries. 

Presenters will receive a reduced registration rate of $50 (CAD or USD) for the full conference – a 50% discount from the regular member package price!

We are accepting submissions for member presentations, posters, and lightning talks at https://goo.gl/forms/LhjwIw7mY3pEjff52 This is a great opportunity to present before a friendly group. Please consider submitting an abstract.

Proposal deadline: August 24, 2018

Applicants will be notified via email by September 7, 2018.

Presentations from our members are what makes our annual meeting a success, so please consider submitting a proposal.

If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Stellrecht at thomann4@buffalo.edu or 716-829-5734.

Chapter Activities, Meetings