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Taken classes with the NNLM? Take action by April 30th!

Posted by on April 9th, 2021 0 comments

Have you taken classes with the NNLM?  Do you use your NNLM profile to keep track of classes you have taken? Due to upcoming system upgrades on nnlm.gov, your current transcript of NNLM classes associated with your NNLM profile will not be available after Friday, April 30th, 2021. Your NNLM Class Transcript lists all NNLM… Read More »

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3 Upcoming Webinars for the Public Health Workforce

Posted by on February 2nd, 2021 0 comments

The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) has announced 2 new webinars that may be of interest to the public health workforce.  In addition to these webinars, the Public Health Digital Library will be holding a training on Policy Map. Upcoming NNLM classes: Kolina Koltai  will be speaking on “Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy and… Read More »

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Rural Health Resources: Information Tools to Help People Living in Rural Communities

Posted by on October 27th, 2020 0 comments

Rural Health Resources, a class from the NNLM will discuss the hallmarks of rural america, identify access challenges of living in rural communities, and equip participants with tools to service the health information needs of those living in rural communities.  The course will explore resources from the National Library of Medicine, U.S. Department of Agriculture… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Education and Outreach, Public Health, Regional Interest



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Learn about Health Statistics on the Web

Posted by on October 7th, 2020 0 comments

The NNLM’s Mid-Atlantic Region’s course on Health Statistics on the Web is being held on October 15th at 12 pm ET.  This course focuses on the location, selection, and effective use of statistics relevant to health on the local, state, national, and international levels. The importance and relevance of health statistics in various contexts will… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Blog, Education and Outreach



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MedlinePlus is the New Home for Information in Multiple Languages

Posted by on September 30th, 2020 0 comments

As of October 1, 2020, materials from HealthReach will be accessible exclusively via MedlinePlus, NLM’s flagship website for health information for patients, families, and the general public. The change to provide multilingual materials on MedlinePlus and end HealthReach as a stand-alone website is part of NLM’s plan to align and consolidate our consumer health information… Read More »

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