Librarians without Borders® Partnerships
AHILA aims to:Improve the provision of up-to-date and relevant information to health and medical workers in Africa; encourage the professional development of librarianship; promote the development of resource-sharing and exchange of experiences and information among African health information professionals; and promote the development, standardisation, and exchange of national databases of medical and health literature produced in the African countries in the form of an African Index Medicus.
The mission of the Canadian Health Libraries Association / Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada is to improve health and health care by promoting excellence in access to information.
The European Association for Health Information and Libraries is an active professional association uniting and motivating librarians and information officers working in medical and health science libraries in Europe. EAHIL encourages professional development, improves cooperation and enables exchanges of experience amongst its members. The association counts about 1 000 members from about 30 European countries.
German Working Group
Korean Medical Librarians Association (KMLA)
The Korean Medical Librarians Association was established by five medical college libraries in 1968. KMLA is comprised of 183 libraries in Korea.
Nigerian Medical Library Association (NG/MLA)
The Nigerian Medical Library Association was established in 2010. Its mission is to enhance health through information.
Taiwan Medical Library Association
JMLA was established the National Medical College Library Association in 1927, an organization of institutional members. It was reformed as the JMLA in 2003 and began accepting individual members. The mission of JMLA is to contribute to the progress of health, medicine and related areas by promoting health sciences library activities and enocuraging research and development of medical nad health information so that patrons can access and build advanced medical knowledge.
Medical Library Association
Last Updated: 2013 August 21