David Bishop, records, 1976-1988.


Bishop, David, 1928-. David Bishop, records, 1976-1988.

David Bishop, records, 1976-1988.

Contains correspondence, memoranda, and reports relating to Bishop's concultant service to the National Library of Medicine's medical literature selection program. Included in the collection are lists of journals considered for indexing, correspondence with journal editors and fellow consultants, and reports on the indexing process. Of special note are Bishop's summaries of general activities at NLM prepared for the use of his staff. Major correspondents include Saul Jarcho and Clifford Bachrach. The collection as a whole provides an overview of NLM activities as seen from outside the library during the decade covered.

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Jarcho, Saul.

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Dr. Jarcho's principle fields of interest include internal medicine and medical history. He was president of the American Association of the History of Medicine, 1968-70, and a member of NLM's Board of Regents, 1961-65. From the guide to the Dr. Saul Jarcho papers, (History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine) Dr. Jarcho's principal fields of interest include internal medicine and medical history, with a Master of Arts degree in Latin Literature from Columbia ...

Bachrach, Clifford A.

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National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

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In the 1870s the Surgeon General's library occupied space in Ford's theater in Washington, D.C. Beginning in 1872 library officials began seeking legislative funding and approval for a proper building. Concerted efforts during the 1880s won approval for a new building at 7th and Independence, which was occupied in 1887. In the 1910s, having outgrown this facility, the library began requesting another new building. These attempts failed until 1938, when a new Armed Forces Medical Library building...

Bishop, David, 1928-

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Medical librarian. In 1976 Bishop was appointed by the National Library of Medicine as one of the consultants for the selection of medical literature for indexing in its MEDLARS system. He served as a consultant until 1987 when the program was replaced by the library's Literature Selection Technical Review Committee. From the description of David Bishop, records, 1976-1988. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 50124682 From the guide to the David Bishop Recor...