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NAHSL: Education

North Atlantic Health Sciences Libraries, Inc., A regional chapter of the Medical Library Association

NAHSL CE Committee Presents:

NAHSL Webinar: How Searches Fail: Cognitive Bias and What to Do About It

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 1-2:30 pm EDT


The problem of cognitive bias -- irrational decision-making -- has been studied in fields such as economics, sports, business and medicine. Librarians are not immune. Join us for some meta-cognition -- thinking about thinking -- and learn how we can minimize our personal biases to improve our literature searching.

Instructor: Jeannine Gluck, MLS AHIP, Director, Library & Knowledge Services, Middlesex Health

Facility Requirements: Webinar via WebEx. Participants may need to conduct a test prior to the scheduled webinar to ensure connectivity. Webinar login information will be emailed to participants nearer to the date.

CE Credit: 1.5 MLA Contact Hours


  • NAHSL Member individual - $25
  • NAHSL Member site - $150
  • Nonmember individual - $40
  • Nonmember site - $250

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Questions? Contact Alice Stokes, Education Committee chair:


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