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Feb

22

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Announcing the NNLM Spring 2021 #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Posted by on February 22nd, 2021

We are excited to announce the #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon campaign for Spring 2021! Join us for the month of March in our campaign to improve health information on Wikipedia using NLM and other quality health information resources. Our focus this campaign is on Healthy Aging, which includes the habits, behaviors, and environmental factors that contribute… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, General, MedlinePlus, Outreach, Public Health

Feb

03

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Call for Proposals: NNLM COVID-19 Infodemic Symposium

Posted by on February 3rd, 2021

The Network of the National Library of Medicine invites proposals for a virtual symposium: Responding to the COVID-19 Infodemic, on April 8th-9th, 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the disparities of underserved, minority, and underrepresented communities. This includes ensuring equal understanding of accurate health information, education in hard hit communities, and valuing inclusion in clinical research… Read More »

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

Jan

29

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Scholarship Recipients Reflect on the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services Conference

Posted by on January 29th, 2021

In October 2020, NNLM financially supported 20 library staff across the country to attend the 15th annual Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services (ABOS) conference. Originally slated for Dallas, TX, the conference was retooled as a virtual event due to Covid-19. Most attendees agreed that there were actually benefits to the online format. NNLM All of Us presented at the conference and continues to work with ABOS on health outreach initiatives. Here, 3 Pacific Southwest Region scholarship recipients outline favorite moments, and what they took away from the ABOS conference.

Posted in: All of Us, Funding, Outreach, Public Health

Jan

11

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Meet our BIPOC LIS Student Awardees!

Posted by on January 11th, 2021

We are excited to announce the recipients for the NNLM PSRĀ BIPOC LIS Student Professional Development Award. Introduced inĀ September 2020, this award provides resource support for LIS students and recent graduates interested in health science information librarianship and engagement.

Posted in: Announcements, Blog, Funding, Outreach

Oct

13

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Applications Open for New NLM Traveling Exhibitions

Posted by on October 13th, 2020

Great news! The application process for hosting our two new traveling exhibitions, Care and Custody: Past Responses to Mental Health and This Lead is Killing Us: A History of Citizens Fighting Lead Poisoning in their Communities is now open.

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

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