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

December, 2014 – Issue 23

Featured Article: A Holiday Greeting from the Library

holiday greeting

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New and Noteworthy

IBM and a genetics start-up company releases Pathway Panorama, a Watson-powered app that provides patients with personalized health information based on their genetic information.

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In the Spotlight

The Library  has added new resources, renewed current ones, and highlights helpful features available to our patrons.

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Upcoming Classes

Classes have now been scheduled for the beginning of the 2015 year.

Read more for more details and to find out how to register.

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Liaison and Outreach Updates

This was a busy and momentous year for liaison and outreach events, including a new art exhibit and the introduction of our new pet therapy program!

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Library FYI

The Library’s holiday hours are posted for the rest of the year. As always, we include kind words received from our patrons.

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Library Faculty and Staff News

A number of our Library faculty have received recognition in national publications.

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