Every month, we would like to take a moment to learn more about a fellow librarian and SC/MLA member. For April, we talked to Ayaba Logan, who you may already know from her post on this blog, "Reflections on the MLA Annual Meeting."
SC/MLA Member Since: Officially 2015
Officer/Committee Positions: Research Committee
First Professional Position: Research and Education Informationist, The Medical University of South Carolina Libraries
Current Position: Research and Education Informationist, MUSC Libraries
Education (Include all Degrees):
- BA, Spelman College,
- MPH, University of Michigan
- MLIS, University of Alabama
How did you become interested in medical librarianship? I no longer want to give people information they didn’t want in Public Health, I want to really help people and professionals.
What do you love most about your job? Helping professionals get resources that may change patients’ lives.
What has been your biggest professional challenge? Work life balance
What do you do to recover from a long work week? What recovery, lol. Hanging out with my family.
Anything our readers might find surprising about you? I love bacon...halal beef bacon.
What genre of books takes up the most space on your bookshelf? History. The Quran would be my favorite book.
When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? Doctor