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Special Library Association’s Illinois Chapter Hosting Tour of International Museum of Surgical Science in Chicago on May 6 (RSVP by May 1)

(via Ramune Kubilius, Galter Health Sciences Library at Northwestern University, on behalf of SLA-Illinois)

Are you coming to Chicago for the MLA conference or do you know someone who is? Please share with anyone who might be interested…

The SLA-Illinois chapter welcomes MLA conference attendees to Chicago. The following is being sent at David Bender’s request…

Ramune Kubilius

Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


In honor of the Medical Library Association annual meeting being in Chicago this year, the SLA-Illinois chapter will have special tour of the library and exhibits of the International Museum of Surgical Science (https://imss.org/), 1524 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL.  The tour will be Monday, May 6 at 3:00 pm.

The Thorek Manuscripts and Rare Books Collection consists of over 1,000 rare texts and spans over 1,200 years of history.

Because there is a cost of $10 per person, please RSVP to David Bender at dbender@rsna.org by May 1st.  Non-members, co-workers, friends, and those just interested in surgery are welcome to join us.

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