Virtual, U.S.: Biomedical Indexer, LAC Group

*LAC Group *is seeking an experienced *Biomedical Indexer* to work with a major Federal Agency in Bethesda, MD. The major effort required for indexing is the intellectual analysis of journal articles for the subject matter and the application of appropriate subject terms drawn from the agency’s controlled vocabulary, MeSH. This is a long term contract position and can be full-time or part-time. This role can be performed remotely, from anywhere in the US. Continue reading “Virtual, U.S.: Biomedical Indexer, LAC Group”

Plymouth Meeting, PA: Medical Librarian/ Information Specialist I, ECRI Institute

ECRI Institute seeks an experienced Medical Librarian/Information Specialist I to join the growing Custom Response Team of our Health Technology Assessment division.

Specific responsibilities include:

* Intensive biomedical database and Web searching (PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, The Cochrane Library, ECRI Guidelines Trust, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, etc.) on multiple platforms (PubMed,, OVID, EBSCOhost, Wiley, etc.)
* Search strategy construction, assessment, refinement, and maintenance
* Communicating with Member Services staff to define topics and the scope of searches
* Managing projects through research, writing, and editing phases to ensure timely delivery of client reports
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Little Rock, AR: Academic Health Sciences Librarian, UAMS Library


The Education and Research Services (E&RS) Department at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Library is seeking an innovative, collaborative health sciences librarian to coordinate education services. This non-tenured faculty position reports to the Head of Education and Research Services and works in a team-oriented environment. E&RS librarians provide research, reference and instructional services to UAMS faculty, staff and students. The general responsibilities of this position include teaching about biomedical information resources, conducting literature searches, consulting on projects such as systematic reviews and liaison/community engagement activities. In addition, this Librarian will coordinate the educational services of E&RS, including needs/program assessments and mentoring of new instructors. As education coordinator, this librarian will promote the integration of information resource literacy into the curricula of all UAMS colleges. As a member of the E&RS team, this librarian works to promote awareness of library services and resources at UAMS and to affiliated institutions including UAMS Regional Programs.
E&RS faculty are strongly encouraged to participate in professional activities. Activities may include service to professional associations, contributions to the profession’s knowledge base through research, conference presentations, creation/teaching of continuing education courses or original publications. The pursuit of expertise and improvement of professional skills are encouraged for all E&RS librarians.
This is a full-time, non-tenured faculty position with rank and salary commensurate with the individual’s education and experience. Continue reading “Little Rock, AR: Academic Health Sciences Librarian, UAMS Library”

New York, NY: Senior Information & Research Specialist, LAC Group

*LAC Group* seeks a *Senior Information & Research Specialist* for a global management consulting firm in New York (Manhattan). This full-time employment position will be responsible for supporting all practices across the US offices with a focus on Healthcare and Industrials/Corporate Research. The Information & Research Specialist will also assist consulting staff to locate data and information as well as support through training, maintenance of … Continue reading New York, NY: Senior Information & Research Specialist, LAC Group

Chicago, IL: Reference Services Librarian, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, located on Chicago’s North Side, is one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive nonprofit medical centers. Illinois Masonic Medical Center offers a wide range of medical specialties and is nationally recognized for its medical expertise, use of the most innovative technologies and dedication to patient safety, quality and service. A commitment to community, medical education and ongoing clinical research affirms our mission of providing patients the highest quality care in Chicagoland, as illustrated by our many honors, including being named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health Analytics.
Provides knowledge~based reference and research information services to physicians and associates in support of the clinical, educational, and research goals of Advocate Health Care. Develops and provides Advocate~wide outreach and education to further the integration of electronic knowledge~based resources into clinical practice. Creates and develops instructional web~based training and tools to provide distance learning opportunities for physicians and associates. Contributes to the ongoing development of the Library Network technology infrastructure. Continue reading “Chicago, IL: Reference Services Librarian, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center”