Janet Tapper, MLS, is University Librarian at the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon and administrates the W.A. Budden Library. A graduate of the School of Library and Information Management at Emporia State University, she is an officer of the Medical Library Association/Chiropractic Library Section, and has served on the board of directors for the Association of College and Research Libraries in Oregon. Prior to her position at Western States, Janet operated her own information services business. She is a frequent reviewer for Library Journal.
University of Western States
The University of Western States has been a fixture of the Oregon healthcare community since 1904. The college began at the turn of the twentieth century when several chiropractic schools merged, including a Portland school opened by D. D. Palmer, the creator of the chiropractic method of healing. In the …