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Public Services Section 

Members: 111     Discussions: 155     Files: 23

To join:

  1. Go to your membership information.
  2. Click "View" next to your current membership.
  3. Click the "Add package" button to add additional packages, and select PSS.

The Public Services Section provides communication, education, and professional growth and development among individuals who provide reference information, literature searches, interlibrary loan, circulation, and instructional services in health sciences libraries.

Member Benefits

PSS members can participate in the PSS forum, have access to the PSS blog and member directory, and can apply for the PSS travel stipend for the MLA annual meeting. Join PSS for just $10 per year. 

Public Resources

The Public Services Section administers the Expert Searching email discussion list, which is open to all who are interested in this topic (you must create a free account to participate). 

Public Services Section Leaders

Lara Handler
Chair, Section Council Alternate Representative
Dawn Hackman, AHIP
University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Chair-elect, Program Chair
Katie Prentice
University of Oklahoma-Tulsa
Immediate Past Chair, Section Council Representative, Nominating Committee Chair
Janna C. Lawrence
University of Iowa
Patricia G. Duffel
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Community Manager
Alyssa Kathryn Peterson
University of Oklahoma - Tulsa
Incoming Community Manager 2018
Ariel FitzGerald Pomputius
University of Florida
Membership Committee Chair
Stephanie M. Swanberg, AHIP
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Bylaws Committee Chair