Library Bits and Bytes

Did You Know…

11 LSU Health Shreveport Health Science Librarians are members of the South Centeral Chapter of the Medical Library Association. This organization allows medical librarians from Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, and New Mexico to connect and learn from one another. To learn more, see the organization’s website:

The History Corner

Mayo Drake's Legacy

Mr. Drake was a respected and integral member of not only the founding faculty of the School of Medicine in Shreveport, but also the medical library profession.

To read more about this issue's history feature, check out the November, 2016 – Issue 31 section of The History Corner page

July, 2011 – Issue 5

Featured Article: Accessing Materials through Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Found a great article, but it’s not available through our Library? Here are answers to some FAQ’s to help you get the material you need for your research. Read more…

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In the Spotlight

This month’s “In the Spotlight” features free continuing medical education credits available through MD Consult and spotlights our GIDEON database. We also have new additions to our e-journals collection.

Read more for this issue’s spotlights on features, resources, and services. To access our resources, visit the Library’s homepage. You will need to download the Virtual Private Network (VPN) for off-campus access.

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Liaison and Outreach Updates

On June 15, 2011, the Library’s Morning Report staff and administration met with Dr. Keith Scott regarding the new Morning Report format, effective August 1, 2011.

Also, remember that the Writing Consultants service is here to help you with your writing and publishing needs.

Read more…

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Library FYI

Read more for information on a new room designated for residents, extra wireless coverage within the Library, and upcoming Library closures for the holidays.

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Library Faculty and Staff News

Our Library faculty have been recognized in journals and at annual meetings, and they continue to serve and connect with the LSUHSC-Shreveport community.

Read more for details.

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