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Record Group Number: 000161
Series/Collection Number: .S 1886
Creator: Florida. Division of Library and Information Services.
Title, Dates: Southeast/Atlantic Regional Medical Library Services Advisory Council files, 1986-1989.
Amount: .50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Arranged by topic.
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Biographical/Historical:     The Division of Library and Information Services in the Florida Department of State provides library, records management, and archival services at the state and local level. The Division provides direct library services to state government; develops library services statewide; and provides archival and records management services, technical assistance, education, financial aid, and cooperative services.  Working in partnership with archivists, librarians, records managers, governmental officials, and citizens, the Division seeks to assure access to materials and information of past, present, and future value to enable local libraries and agencies to provide effective information services for the benefit of the people of Florida.
    Southeast/Atlantic Regional Medical Library Services is a professional organization that works to "improve access to needed biomedical information for health practitioners" in the southeastern region through technology, training, networks, interlibrary loans, and other programs.  The headquarters is located at the University of Maryland, and is sponsored by the National Library of Medicine. The organization's Advisory Council is made up of nineteen voting members that serve for two-year terms, and it meets twice every year.  Florida State Librarian Barratt Wilkins was invited to join the council in May 1986.  He served until spring 1989.

    Barratt Wilkins began with the division in 1973 as Assistant State Librarian of Florida. Four years later, Wilkins became Florida's State Librarian as well as the division's director. Between June and October 1987, Wilkins also served as Acting Secretary of State.

Summary:     This series documents State Librarian Barratt Wilkins participation in the Southeast/Atlantic Regional Medical Library Services Advisory Council between 1986 and 1989. Records include meeting minutes, SE/A RMLS newsletters, correspondence, and agendas. It also provides information on library technology and southeastern medical libraries.
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Subject Access Fields: Wilkins, Barratt.
Southeast/Atlantic Regional Medical Library Services. Advisory Council.
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Added Entries Southeast/Atlantic Regional Medical Library Services. Advisory Council.