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

Liaison and Outreach Updates


National Medical Librarians Month

The Library celebrated National Medical Librarians Month this October with a book display about Medical Librarianship and Health literacy as well as a Smoothie Celebration. Students and faculty visited the Library for a blueberry, banana, or chocolate strawberry smoothie!