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NNLM Reading Club Selection Guide: Mental Health

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 0 comments

Because mental health conditions, such as depression or anxiety, are real, common and treatable, the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)(link is external) recognizes the importance of scientific research to advance medical breakthroughs. To help raise awareness, May is recognized by the National Health Observances as Mental Health Month(link is external).  The NNLM Reading Club… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, General, Mental Health, Public Library

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From Data to Discoveries: Creating a Research Program for All of Us

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 0 comments

It’s hard to believe, but this time last year the All of Us Research Program launched across the country. All of Us would like to invite you to the program’s one-year commemoration of national launch. The National Institutes of Health is hosting a symposium, “From Data to Discoveries: Creating a Research Program for All of… Read More »

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Healthy Community Tools for Public Libraries

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 0 comments

All Americans need access to current, reliable health information, especially as we navigate complex issues like health care, insurance and aging. Public libraries are a go-to resource throughout this journey. Healthy Community Tools for Public Libraries, a project of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) and the Public Library Association (PLA), brings together… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, General, Public Library

Apr

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PLA and NNLM Partner to Bring Health Questions to Project Outcome

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 0 comments

Through this partnership, PLA will launch a new survey intended to measure the effectiveness of public libraries’ consumer health programming in Project Outcome, the association’s free toolkit designed to help public libraries understand and share the impact of essential library services and programs. The survey will be added to Project Outcome in April 2019. “With… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, General, Public Library

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National Health Observances Resources

Posted by on March 26th, 2019 0 comments

If you’re looking for an opportunity to create a community of health environment in your library, promoting the National Health Observances (NHOs) will do just that! The NHOs devote special days, weeks, and months to increase public awareness about important health and wellness issues. Supporting these observances can help educate and encourage healthy behaviors in your community.  The National Network of Libraries of Medicine… Read More »

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26

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About the NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network

Posted by on March 26th, 2019 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine and the All of Us Research Program (All of Us) are partnering to provide opportunities for NNLM Members to support health literacy programming, be a resource for library staff, and participate in All of Us activities within their communities.   All of Us is based on precision medicine and aims to build one of the largest, most diverse datasets of its kind for health… Read More »

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NNLM Reading Club Book Kits

Posted by on March 26th, 2019 0 comments

The NNLM Reading Club is a selection of “ready-to-use” fiction and nonfiction books along with free and downloadable materials designed to help libraries support the health information needs in their communities. Through the fun and intimacy of a book club, readers will discuss health and wellness topics important to them and their loved ones. Libraries can request an NNLM Reading Club Book… Read More »

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This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012344 with the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.​

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