<ul><li>ALA Annual Pre-Conference Event Friday, June 24, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>2011 Careers in Federal Libraries </li></u...
<ul><li>Liibrary Network Office </li></ul>
What is VALNET? <ul><li>Health sciences library network </li></ul><ul><li>Support for clinical and administrative decisio...
Why VALNET? <ul><li>Network of colleagues </li></ul><ul><li>Mentorship program </li></ul><ul><li>Educational program </li>...
Facts about VALNET <ul><li>1865 – first Veterans Hospital Library </li></ul><ul><li>1930’s – Librarians wore white uniform...
Why VA? <ul><li>Opportunity to serve those who have served our country </li></ul><ul><li>Internationally recognized health...
<ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
<ul><li>Nancy A. Clark </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>214-857-0379 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.va.go...
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Nancy Clark, VA librarian, at the Careers in Federal Libraries 2011 ALA Annual conference

Nancy Clark presents as the VA librarian on June 24, 2011 at the 2011 ALA Annual conference
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Transcripts - Nancy Clark, VA librarian, at the Careers in Federal Libraries 2011 ALA Annual conference

  • 1. <ul><li>ALA Annual Pre-Conference Event Friday, June 24, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>2011 Careers in Federal Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Nancy A. Clark </li></ul><ul><li>Director, Library Network Office </li></ul><ul><li>June 24, 2011 </li></ul>
  • 2. <ul><li>Liibrary Network Office </li></ul>
  • 3. What is VALNET? <ul><li>Health sciences library network </li></ul><ul><li>Support for clinical and administrative decision making , research , and education </li></ul><ul><li>Resources and services to enhance the quality of care for Veterans </li></ul><ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
  • 4. Why VALNET? <ul><li>Network of colleagues </li></ul><ul><li>Mentorship program </li></ul><ul><li>Educational program </li></ul><ul><li>Joint purchasing </li></ul><ul><li>Centralized products and services </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunities to serve at local, regional and national levels </li></ul><ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
  • 5. Facts about VALNET <ul><li>1865 – first Veterans Hospital Library </li></ul><ul><li>1930’s – Librarians wore white uniforms </li></ul><ul><li>1949 – 3 week courses on Medical Librarianship </li></ul><ul><li>1965 – Basic List of Books and Journals for Veterans Administration Medical Libraries/Selected List of Books and Journals for the Small Medical Library (Brandon/Hill list) </li></ul><ul><li>1981 – Mentor Training Program </li></ul><ul><li>2005 – Librarians on Call </li></ul><ul><li>2011 – Library Resources and Services </li></ul><ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
  • 6. Why VA? <ul><li>Opportunity to serve those who have served our country </li></ul><ul><li>Internationally recognized health care organization </li></ul><ul><li>Job opportunities nationwide </li></ul><ul><li>Competitive salary and benefits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Paid federal holidays </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Paid sick and annual leave </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Retirement program with matching contributions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Health benefits program </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
  • 7. <ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>
  • 8. <ul><li>Nancy A. Clark </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>214-857-0379 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.va.gov/VALNET/ </li></ul><ul><li>Library Network Office </li></ul>Contact Information/Questions?

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