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Frieda O. Weise

See also Frieda O. Weise's Oral History Summary

 

MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

MLA
  • President,1999-00
  • Nominating Committee Chair, 2000-01; Elected Member 1992, 1982
  • Task Force to Evaluate Annual Meeting Formats, Chair, 2001
  • National Program Committee Chair, 1998 Meeting., 1994-98
  • Centennial Coordinating Committee Member, 1994-98
  • Board of Directors, Elected Member 1998-91. Treasurer, 1989-91
  • CE Committee Member, 1980-84
  • Public Services Section Chair, 1987-88

 Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Janet Doe Lecturer, 2003
  • Fellow, 2003
  • Ida and George Eliot Prize, 2003
  • Distinguished Member, AHIP, 1989
Other
  • Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, 1999-present
  • NLM Director’s Honor Award, 1981.

 Publications (5 representative)

  • Weise F. Being there: the library as place. J Med Libr Asoc. 2004 Jan;92(1):6-13
  • Weise F, McMullen T. Study to assess the compensation and skills of medical library professionals relative to information technology professionals. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 2001 Jul; 89(3):249-62.
  • Weise F, Tooey MJ. Health sciences and human services library at the University of Maryland. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1998 Apr; 87(2):170-7.
  • Weise F, Editor. Health statistics: a guide to sources of information. 2 nd Edition. Metuchen, NJ: Medical Library Association and Scarecrow Press, 1997.
  • Weise F, Borgendale M. EARS- electronic access to reference services. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1986 Apr; 74(3): 300-4.

 Positions

  • Director, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), Baltimore, MD, 1991-03.
  • Director, NNLM, Region 2, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), Baltimore, MD, 1991-03.
  • Director, Library of the Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, IL, 1989-91.
  • Director, NNLM, Region 3, Library of the Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, IL, 1989-91.
  • Deputy Director, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), Baltimore, MD, 1986-89.
  • Assistant Director for Public Services, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), Baltimore, MD, 1983-86.
  • Government Documents Librarian, UIC, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, IL, 1973-76

 MLA published statements about the fellow

Edited April 21, 2006

Frieda O. Weise