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Make 2016 the Year of Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

Posted by on December 30th, 2015 0 comments

When setting your goals for the year ahead, why not include emergency or disaster preparedness? By tackling the preparation activities over several weeks — whether it’s a trip to the grocery or hardware store, making copies of valuable information, or agreeing on a plan with relatives—you can make be more prepared in 2016. The first… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, Public Health

Dec

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Big Data to Knowledge Multi-Council Working Group meeting on January 11

Posted by on December 22nd, 2015 0 comments

The Big Data to Knowledge Multi-Council Working Group will meet on January 11, 2016. A session from 8 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (PST) will be open to the public via teleconference.

Posted in: News from NIH

Dec

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New DOCLINE Password Security Requirements – Coming in January

Posted by on December 21st, 2015 0 comments

This note was recently posted to the DOCLINE-L Email Discussion List. All libraries using DOCLINE should have at least one staff member subscribed to DOCLINE-L. Please find subscription instructions here. Dear DOCLINE Users – Beginning January 7, 2016, DOCLINE account passwords will need to meet new complexity requirements. On January 6, we will email all… Read More »

Posted in: News from NLM, Resource Sharing & Document Delivery

Dec

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New Tutorial! PubMed for Nurses

Posted by on December 21st, 2015 0 comments

A new tutorial is available from NLM: PubMed for Nurses. It covers using PICO, formulating a search, applying filters to narrow search results, using Clinical Queries, and saving search strategies and citations. It’s available from the PubMed homepage under PubMed Tutorials. This tutorial was created specifically to help nurses efficiently find literature using PubMed. Its… Read More »

Posted in: News from NLM, Training & Education

Dec

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What's New for 2016 MeSH

Posted by on December 11th, 2015 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine’s Technical Bulletin announces changes for MeSH, or Medical Subject Headings, which is the controlled vocabulary used to index articles for Medline/PubMed and other databases. Read about the changes, which include new publication types (Blogs, Graphic Novels, Public Service Announcements) the continuing project to add scope notes for each heading, changes… Read More »

Posted in: News from NLM

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