Doody's Library Board of Advisors

To determine the need for medical book reviews, we conducted a focus group of 12 – 15 director of Chicago area medical libraries. The two most prominent participants in that focus group were the then Directors of Northwestern’s Galter Library and Loyola University Medical School’s library, Jim ...

Launching Doody's Core Titles

On April 9, Doody Enterprises published the 2019 edition of Doody’s Core Titles, the sixteenth annual edition of this collection development tool for health sciences libraries. So, I thought it might be timely to go back 17 years and re-examine the events that led to publication of the first ...

Hiring Anne Hennessy

Another in a series of posts about milestones in the first 25 years of Doody Publishing, Inc. (DPI) Shortly after starting DPI, I asked my next-door neighbor (who knows EVERYONE in Oak Park) if she knew of some at-home Mom who was interested in getting back in the workforce. She ...