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Midwest Matters October 15th, 2019
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Illinois Prairie District Public Library – The Illinois PraiREAD

Posted by on October 8th, 2019 0 comments

  In September and October of 2019, the Illinois Prairie District Public Library hosted its first “big read,” cleverly titled The Illinois PraiREAD. The chosen title was The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon. This title was chosen in part because a local community theatre was staging the play in… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Sep

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TOXNET Website to be Retired, Most Content Will Remain Available

Posted by on September 25th, 2019 0 comments

On December 16, 2019, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) TOXNET (TOXicology Data NETwork) website will be retired. Most content will remain available through other NLM databases as well as from external websites. TOXNET has served as an integrated system of toxicology and environmental health information. The most frequently used databases are being incorporated into… Read More »

Posted in: News from NIH/NLM, NLM Resources, Public Health, Technical Bulletin

Sep

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IUPUI Library Recipient of All of Us Ambassador Award

Posted by on September 13th, 2019 0 comments

The IUPUI University Library is one of five award recipients of the 2019-2020 NNLM All of Us Ambassador Program. Funding for this program is the result of a partnership between the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and All of Us, a National Institutes of Health (NIH) research program that seeks to enroll one million or more people… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Consumer Health, From the GMR, Funding, News from the Region, NNLM All of Us Ambassador Award, Outreach, Public Libraries, Success Stories

Sep

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Greater Midwest Region & The University of Iowa Partner Host the All of Us Journey

Posted by on September 13th, 2019 0 comments

The GMR office was thrilled to host the All of Us Journey for 3 days last week in partnership with the University of Iowa. The Journey made a stop at the UI Health Sciences Campus, the Main Library, and the Iowa Children’s Museum from September 5-7. It was exciting to engage with a large and… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, From the GMR, News from the Region, Partner Outreach Libraries, Success Stories

Sep

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Wayne State University Receives NNLM All of Us Ambassador Award

Posted by on September 12th, 2019 0 comments

The Greater Midwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) has announced the Wayne State University Vera P. Shiffman Medical Library as an award recipient of the 2019-2020 NNLM All of Us Ambassador Program. Funding for this program is the result of a partnership between the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and All of… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Consumer Health, From the GMR, Funding, News from the Region, NNLM All of Us Ambassador Award, Partner Outreach Libraries, Public Libraries, Success Stories

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Grant Number 1UG4LM012346 with The University of Iowa.

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