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Nov

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Report on The Open Access 2019 Conference

Posted by on November 18th, 2019 Tags:

With the support of a professional development award from the NNLM PSR, Daina Dickman, Scholarly Communication Librarian at Sacramento State University (CA), presented a paper on censorship in medical library institutional repositories at the Open Access 2019 Conference.

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, Funding, NLM Products, Training

Nov

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Report on the Association of Vision Sciences Librarians Turning 50!

Posted by on November 8th, 2019

With the support of professional development award funding from the NNLM PSR, Debbie Jan, Optometry and Health Sciences Librarian at UC Berkeley’s Fong Optometry and Health Sciences Library, attended the 50th anniversary of the Association of Vision Sciences Librarians (AVSL) Annual Meeting to learn about recent federal vision funding activities, new eye and vision-related MeSH terms, and much more.

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, Funding, NLM Products

Oct

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Resources to Support Wildfires Response and Recovery in California

Posted by on October 31st, 2019

NLM’s Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) has compiled many resources to assist with response and recovery from the recent California wildfires, including information guides with curated, reliable information from vetted federal, state, and local governments and organizations.

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM Products, Public Health

Oct

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NLM Launches a New Exhibition in Recognition of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

Posted by on October 15th, 2019 Tags: ,

In recognition of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, the National Library of Medicine has announced the newly launched online exhibition, “This Lead Is Killing Us: A History of Citizens Fighting Lead Poisoning in Their Communities.”

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, K-12 Resources, NLM Products, Outreach, Public Health

Oct

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NNLM Fall 2019 Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon on November 20: New Organizer’s Guide Available!

Posted by on October 9th, 2019 Tags:

Are you interested in hosting a session for the next NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon on November 20 for the topic of mental health? Then check out this newly released Guide for Organizers.

Posted in: Advocacy, Announcements, Consumer Health, Training

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