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Jacqueline L. Picciano

Jacqueline Lucille Picciano

Year Fellowship Conferred: 1996

 

MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

MLA
  • Section Council, member, 1981–1983
  • Bylaws Committee, chair, 1979–1982
  • Nominating Committee, member, 1984, 1998
  • MLA Handbook Advisory Panel, member, 1976 –1981
  • Committee for the MLA News, member, 1974–1979; Editorial Committee, chair, 1978–1979
  • Committee on Recruitment, member, 1968–1972; chair, 1971–1972
  • Medical Society Libraries Group, chair, 1979–1980
  • Nursing Libraries Group, chair-elect/chair, 1973–1976; Ad Hoc Committee on Nursing Union List, member, 1978
  • Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section, Nominating Committee, chair, 1997–1998; chair-elect/program chair, 1995–1996; chair, 1966–1967
Chapter
  • New York - New Jersey Chapter President, 1974–1975, Program Committee, chair, 1972–1973; Governmental Relations Committee, chair, 1982–1984

 

Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Fellow, 1996
  • Academy of Health Information Professionals, Distinguished Member
  • Certification
Other Accomplishments and Activities
  • Friends of the Library, Thousand Oaks, CA, member, 1999–; president, 2000–2001
  • American Association of University Women, Bloomfield-Glen Ridge Branch, president, 1988–1990
  • METRO Consumer Health Information Task Force, member, 1988–1998
  • Interagency Council on Library Resources for Nursing, chairman pro tempore, 1983–1984; president, 1985–1986
  • American Society for Information Science, Program Committee, member, 1984; Annual Meeting Hospitality Committee, chair, 1980
  • Friends of the Library Bloomfield, NJ, member 1972–1998; president, 1974–1976
  • New York, New Jersey Regional Medical Library, chair, 1974–1975
  • International Nursing Index, New York City, editor, 1971–1981
  • Association of Hospital and Institution Libraries, member-at-Large, 1968–1971
  • American Library Association, Patient Care Section, Board of Directors, member, 1968–1971, By-laws, chair, 1972–1973

 

Publications (5 representative)

  • Picciano J. Continuing information, continuing education. MCN, Am J Matern/Child Nurs. 1978;3(5):269, 307–8.
  • Picciano J. The literature of nursing. [Buffalo, NY] : Communications in Learning; 1975.
  • Picciano J. Literature of nursing. Chicago, IL: Medical Library Association; 1975.
  • Picciano J. Personnel Administration: personnel problems in small medical libraries. Bull Med Lib Assoc. 1965 Oct;53(4):534–41 [Cited 22 Jan 2013].

 

Professional Positions

  • Head, Access department, Cornell University Medical College, New York City, NY, 1984–1998
  • Librarian, System Coordinator, Read More Publications, New York City, NY, 1982–1984
  • Librarian, American Journal Nursing Company, New York City, NY, 1971–1981
  • Librarian, Academy of Medicine of New Jersey, Bloomfield, NJ, 1960–1971 [conducted 3 workshops for nonprofessional librarians in hospitals]
  • Librarian, Science Library, Hoffmann LaRoche, Nutley, NJ, 1956–1957
  • Reference Librarian, National Library of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1951–1956

 

MLA published statements about the fellow

 

Education

  • MBA, Rutgers University, 1986
  • MSLS, [minor, biology] Catholic University, Washington (Fellowship) 1950
  • BA, pre-med, Trinity College, Washington, 1950

 

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Jacqueline L. Picciano