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May

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A Focus on #citeNLM 2019 – Elevating Health Equity: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Posted by on May 23rd, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

On May 6, 2019, NNLM successfully hosted its Spring Wikipedia edit-a-thon. This  year’s edit-a-thon occured live during an MLA immersion session titled, “Elevating Health Equity: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Building on the success of the prior edit-a-thons, this time more than 50 editors, including first-time editors, edited 42 different articles, adding over 6,980 words for 134 total… Read More »

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May

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Register for the 2019 New England Science Boot Camp

Posted by on May 16th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Join us for the 11th Anniversary of the New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians, to be held on June 5-7, 2019 at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, New Hampshire.  A picturesque campus minutes from the New Hampshire seacoast. The campus is located in Durham, just about an hour north of Boston and… Read More »

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May

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Interested in Mental Health? Looking for a Great Conference? Check Out the AMHL/SALIS Annual Conference

Posted by on May 3rd, 2019 0 comments

What do you like most about your job? A big perk to my job as an Education and Outreach Coordinator for the NNLM NER is that there are many opportunities to attend very interesting conferences. Just last week, I was in Boston at the Countway Library of Medicine attending a 3-day annual conference of the… Read More »

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Apr

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Biomedical and Health Research Data Management Professional Development Scholarship

Posted by on April 30th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , ,

This is the first blog post in a series authored by several individuals who received professional development scholarships for completing the Biomedical and Health Research Data Management Training for Librarians. In this installment, a scholarship recipient, Jennifer Chaput, describes her professional development opportunity in data science.  For more posts about resources from this funding opportunity… Read More »

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Apr

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Tips to Co-Host/Run an Edit-a-thon

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

May 6th is fast approaching for MLA and the Spring NLM edit-a-thon.  We hope you’ve been keeping an eye on our WikiProject page <nnlm.gov/wiki>, as we’ve been adding more training materials and event details! Our topic this spring is Health Disparities.   If you can’t make it in person, consider hosting an edit-a-thon at your… Read More »

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