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Thomas E. Keys

See also Thomas Keys' Oral History Summary

 

MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

MLA
  • President, 1957-1958
  • Board of Directors, member, 1956-1959
  • Committee on Awards, chair, 1948
  • Bulletin of the Medical Library Association, editor, 1943-1945
  • Publication Committee, member, Bulletin of the Medical Library Association, 1942

Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Fellow, 1973
  • Marcia C. Noyes Award, 1966
Other
  • Honorary Doctor of Science, Beloit College, 1972
  • Board of Regents, National Library of Medicine, 1959-1962
  • Honorary Member, American Society of Anesthesiologists, 1945
  • Charter Member, American Osler Society, 1971

Publications (5 representative)

  • Keys TE. The place of the librarian on the medical team. Bull Med Libr Assoc 1962 Jul 50(3):502-4.
  • Keys TE. Sir William Osler and the medical library (Part I & II). Bull Med Libr Assoc 1961 Jan 49(1):24-41 and 1961 Apr 49(2):127-48.
  • Keys, Thomas E., editor. Applied medical library practice. Springfield, IL: Thomas, 1958.
  • Keys TE. Changing concepts in library services. Bull Med Libr Assoc 1957 Jan 45(1):5-13.
  • Keys, Thomas E. The history of surgical anesthesia. New York: Schuman’s, 1945.

Positions

  • Emeritus Staff, Professor of the History of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1972-1995
  • Senior Consultant, Professor of the History of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1970-1972
  • Director, Mayo Clinic Library, Professor of the History of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1946-1970
  • Rare Books Librarian, Army Medical Library, Cleveland, OH, 1943-1946
  • Reference Librarian, Mayo Clinic Library, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1935-1942
  • Assistant Librarian, Mayo Clinic Library, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1934

MLA published statements about the fellow

 

(Birth 1908; Death 1995)

 

Compiled by J. Michael Homan

Thomas E. Keys