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Nov

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NLM Traveling Exhibits – An Opportunity for PNR Network Members

Posted by on November 1st, 2018 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine Exhibition Program creates lively and informative exhibitions and resources that enhance awareness of and appreciation for the collection and health information resources of the National Library of Medicine. In a new initiative, several NLM exhibitions are being made available exclusively to NNLM member organizations. These exhibitions are designed to engage… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from NLM, News From NNLM PNR

Apr

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April PNR Rendezvous: Learning Data Visualization

Posted by on April 10th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

Data is everywhere and trying to make sense of it can be overwhelming and complex but also revealing. Data visualization helps to communicate more clearly the significance of the information. How to do that? Come and attend the April session of the PNR Rendezvous to learn some tips and tricks from staff from the University… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Technology, Training & Education

Apr

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RDM in the Big Apple!

Posted by on April 8th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

We are very excited and pleased to share this guest post by Kathryn Vela, the Washington State University’s (WSU) Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine’s (ESFCOM) Health Sciences Librarian.  Kathryn was selected through a competitive application for professional development funding from the National Training Office (NTO), to participate in a mentoring opportunity having completed the… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Data Science, Training & Education

Apr

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Data Flash: The Impact of the NIH-NLM-NNLM in U.S. Communities

Posted by on April 8th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

April 7th-13th, 2019 is National Library Week. The American Library Association’s (ALA) National Library Week theme is simple, but compelling: how libraries equate to building strong communities. In honor of National Library Week, the NNLM PNR’s Dragonfly will go back in time and explore the origins of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Data Science, Funding, Public Health, Public Libraries

Apr

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Consumer Health Minute: Celebrate National DNA Day

Posted by on April 2nd, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , ,

Congress approved the first National DNA Day in April 2003 to celebrate both the completion of the Human Genome Project and the anniversary of the discovery of the double helix structure of DNA. The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) continues to celebrating DNA Day annually on April 25. The goal of National DNA Day… Read More »

Posted in: Health Observances, K-12, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Mar

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Women’s History Month – The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the “Yellow Wallpaper”

Posted by on March 25th, 2019 0 comments Tags:

In observation of Women’s History Month, each week of March the Dragonfly will feature a National Library of Medicine exhibit that highlights the history of women in health, science, and society. This week highlights a significant feminist publication and its author in “The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the ‘Yellow Wall-Paper’“ Charlotte Perkins… Read More »

Posted in: Health Observances

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