Monthly Archive for July, 2011

Welcome, newest member!

The Chapter extends a warm welcome to our newest member. Stacy’s contact information can be found in the online Member Directory (password protected).

Stacy Ibrahim, President of

Membership in the Chapter provides an invaluable network to enrich our professional careers and expand our educational opportunities; we hope to meet you at the next chapter event.

Director of Library Services, Reading Hospital & Medical Center

The Director will provide health information resources and services that meet the informational, educational, and research related needs of the medical and hospital staff. Will review and evaluate the library collection and Read more» » »

Senior Medical Librarian – Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

Senior Medical Librarian 5184L

Minimum of three years experience in research, design, writing publications for information literacy/infomastery and expert literature searching. Experience in design and development of technology based instructional materials.   Read more» » »

MLA-Phil Programming Survey now open

The incoming MLA-Phil board would like to serve you better in the coming year (July ‘11 – July ‘12). Please respond to our very brief (approx 5-minute), anonymous online survey; your responses will help us to plan educational and social programming in the coming year. The survey is online at .

We expect to open a second very brief survey later this summer, to gather more general chapter-related feedback from you.

The current survey will close at 5pm on Monday July 25th.

Thank you for helping us serve you better!


-Lydia Witman
MLA-Phil Programming Chair (elect)
MLA-Phil Membership Chair (outgoing)

Lydia Witman
Clinical Librarian
Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Board transition meeting

Title: Board transition meeting
Location: Scott Memorial Library, Jefferson Univ.
Description: Outgoing and incoming board members meet to assure a smooth handoff as we plan for mlaphil’s 61st year.
Start Time: 13:00
Date: 2011-07-27
End Time: 16:00