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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: http://www.sccmla.org.

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

New and Noteworthy

 

Board of Regents Provided Funding for Textbooks

 

 

The Library is grateful to the Board of Regents for providing grant funding for us to license the electronic versions of some textbooks. This is part of a statewide grant to academic libraries to help reduce higher education student expenses for books. The LSU Health Shreveport Library was awarded this funding to purchase access to five textbooks used in the School of Allied Health Professions: