MLA Fellow Brief Vitae
Carole M. Gilbert
Fellowship Conferred: 2004
MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments
- Cunningham Memorial International Fellowship Jury, chair 2002-04
- ISI/MLA Doctoral Fellowship Jury, chair 2001-02
- Nominating Committee, member, 1997
- Board of Directors, member and secretary,1993-96
- Hospital Libraries Section, chair 1990-91
- Midwest Chapter
- Section Council, representative, 2004--present
- President, 1996-97
Honors and Awards
- Fellow, 2004
- Hospital Libraries Section Scroll of Exemplary Service, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Lois Ann Colaianni Award for Excellence and Achievement in Hospital Librarianship, 2001
- HLS/MLA Professional Achievement Grant 1999
- Ida and George Elliot Prize, 1996
- HLS Award for Publication, 1995
- HLS Award for Leadership, 1992
- National Library of Medicine Medical Informatics Fellowship, 2001
- Founding Editor and editor, Journal of Hospital Librarianship 1999--present
Publications (5 representative)
- Gilbert CM, O’Donnell E. The hospital library’s role in recruitment and retention of medical staff. J Hosp Libr 2004; In Press
- Gilbert CM. Helping Seniors capture the power of the Internet. Med Ref Serv Q 2001 Summer; 20(2):71-77.
- Gilbert, CM, Phillips SA, Tubolino KN, Drobny D. Information needs of clinicians in ambulatory settings: results of a survey. J Hosp Libr 2001 Spring; 1(1):2-23.
- Gilbert CM. Changes for the millennium. Med Ref Serv Q 2000 Spring; 19(1):73-76.
- Klein MS, Ross FV, Adams DL, Gilbert CM. Effect of online searching on length of stay and patient care costs. Acad Med 1994; 69(6):489-95.
- Director, Library Services, Helen L. DeRoy Medical Library, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers, Southfield, MI, 1986-present
- Director of Libraries, Medical Library, Metropolitan Hospital and Medical Centers, Detroit, MI, 1983-96
- Assistant Librarian, Henry Ford Hospital School of Nursing Library, Detroit, MI, 1981-83
- Reference Librarian, Lawrence Institute of Technology, Southfield, MI, 1979-81
MLA published statements about the fellow
- MLA Honors Excellence in Health Sciences Librarianship: MLA Fellows. Carole M. Gilbert. MLA News Jun/Jul 2003; 367:16.
- MLA Honors Excellence in the Profession. Lois Ann Colaianni Award for Excellence and Achievement in Hospital librarianship. Carole M. Gilbert. MLA News Jun/Jul 2001; 337:12
- Grants and Scholarships Recipients. HLS/MLA Professional Development Grant. Metropolitan Detroit Medical libraries Group; Carole M. Gilbert. MLA News Jun/Jul 1999; 317:13.
- Election Results Announced. Board of Directors. Carole M. Gilbert. MLA News Jan 1993; 251:1.
Edited July 26, 2004