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Hetzner, Bernice M.*

See also Bernice M. Hetzner's Oral History Summary


MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

  • President, 1971-72
  • Finance Committee, chair, 1971-72
  • Central Office Committee, chair, 1971-74
  • Board of Directors, member, 1959-60; 1961-62; 1970-73

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, 1974
  • Board of Regents, National Library of Medicine, 1971-75.

Publications (5 representative)

Articles published in the Bulletin of the Medical Library Association or Journal of the Medical Library Association are available via PubMed Central

  • Hetzner BM. Recommendations of the Goals Committee and Subsequent Actions by the Board of Directors. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1975 October; 63(4): 429-454.
  • Hetzner BM. The Midcontinental Regional Medical Library: A Decentralized Service
  • Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1971 April; 59(2): 247-253.
  • Hetzner BM. Library Support of Medical Education and Research in Canada. Report of a Survey of the Medical College Libraries of Canada, Together with Suggestions for Improving and Extending Medical Library Service at Local, Regional, and National Levels. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1965 April; 53(2): 293-295.
  • Hetzner BM. Regional Plans for Medical Library Service The Nebraska Plan for Medical Library Extension Service. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1964 July; 52(3): 499-500.
  • Hetzner BM. Lifetime learning for physicians. Principles, practices, proposals.
  • Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1962 October; 50(4): 798-799.


  • Director, Leon S. McGoogan Library of Medicine and Director, Midcontinental Regional Medical Library Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NB, 1948-1974.
  • Assistant Librarian for Cataloging, University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NB, 1947-1948.

MLA published statements about the fellow

(Birth 1909; Death 1998)

Contributed by: Alison Bunting
Edited April 7, 2008

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