The Jocelyn A. Rankin Student Excellence in Library
Research Award recognizes a Mercer University School of Medicine student who
demonstrates outstanding proficiency in the use of the Library's collections,
services and resources, and exceptional information-seeking literacy skills.
The intent of the Award is to promote extensive and meaningful use of library
resources and services, and to foster the development of life-long learning in
The award honors Jocelyn A. Rankin, PhD, founder and director
of the Medical Library on the Macon campus and of GaIN (Georgia Interactive
Network for Medical Information). Her tireless service to MUSM students and
faculty as well as Georgia's underserved health professionals (1974-2000)
exemplified passion and commitment to information access, problem-based
learning, scholarship and research.
NOTE: We are reviewing and revising the award process this year and will be announcing the revised process in Fall 2017.
2013 Recipients were Ben Albert, Anna Lee and Taylor McLendon for
Elbow Arthroplasty Safe as an Outpatient Procedure?"
|Winners Anna Lee (L) and Ben Albert with Interim Director, Kim