Current and accurate mailing lists are available through our
list broker, Lake Group Media. The American Board of Medical
Specialties (ABMS) physician file is drawn from the Official ABMS
Directory, the pre-eminent source for information about board
Customize your list criteria with selects for: specialty,
sub-specialty, certification expire date, type of practice, age,
gender, medical school and graduation year, and more! A complete
rate card with list rental details for the ABMS
file is available at
http://www.lakegrp.com/CMP/DC/DC037004.htm. For additional list
information or rental requests please contact:
Lake Group Media
The following links provide materials to help ABMS Directory subscribers promote the website to patrons and increase
awareness as well as usage. These materials were created based on feedback from a customer survey about the types of materials you
would find most useful.
Bookmarks - Print as many sheets as you need, cut apart and distribute. Bookmarks.pdf
Descriptive copy - short description of the website (see below) that you can copy/paste into a document to customize with details specific to your location,
then post on your website, add to newsletters, send in emails, etc.
ABMS Directory Introduction: A short video (4:09) with audio for new users - designed for easy self-service by patrons and staff to understand the most
effective ways to use ABMS Directory. Just add a link to this video where your users will find it easily on your site.
Graphics - Select a size from the banner ads below. We chose two larger options to allow you to downsize the image as
necessary without distorting the image. Once you have the size you need, upload it to your website (including the URL to the page where you want the user to land when they click on the banner ad) so that patrons and other
constituents will know the website is available in your facility.
Electronic Card Catalog - If you have access to OCLC you'll find a MARC record for ABMS Directory at #802907803. NOTE:
If you downloaded that record prior to October 2015, some of the information was incorrect. Please download the current version from OCLC.
The Official ABMS Directory ® of Board Certified Medical Specialists is an electronic database that is available
through our facility at (insert a link here that will lead the user to the page or bookmark on your website where they
can connect to ABMSdirectory.com). NOTE: you may also need to provide an explanation here if your patrons can only access ABMS Directory
from within your building or if available, include instructions for how to access through your remote secure login.
This website is updated quarterly and includes:
Detailed profiles for more than 900,000 board certified physicians
Coverage of 50+ medical specialties and 100+ sub-specialties from all 24 Member Boards of the American Board of Medical Specailties (ABMS)
Option to search by geographic area to find board certified physicians in your area
Profiles with specialty and sub-specialty certifications, training details, orginal certification year to let you know approximately how long the physician has been practicing and more
Contact a librarian if you need assistance with ABMSdirectory.com