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Jun

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Supporting Neurodiverse Learners: New Resource Guide

Posted by on June 30th, 2020

Neurodiversity, the concept and perspective that individuals with “atypical” behavioral traits or brain function are normal, or even exceptional, learners and thinkers, is relatively new, understudied, and misunderstood. This new resource guide aims to help users build tools and experiences that are accessible to all learners.

Posted in: Advocacy, K-12 Resources, Technology

May

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Digital Resources from PSR Subwardees

Posted by on May 6th, 2020

As libraries around the world have closed their physical doors to stop community spread of COVID-19, they have responded to the challenges of moving in-person programming to the digital space in novel and creative ways. 

This year’s NNLM PSR Subwardees faced numerous obstacles on top of the regular unexpected twists and turns of special library projects. In a short amount of time, they adapted to their new realities and built lasting, accessible, impactful web-based resources. 

Posted in: Advocacy, All of Us, Funding, Graphic Medicine, Outreach, Technology

Apr

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Stephen Sherry, PhD, Named Acting Director of NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information

Posted by on April 29th, 2020 Tags: ,

With the retirement of Dr. James (Jim) Ostell, Stephen Sherry, PhD, has been named Acting Director of NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) effective March 31, 2020.

Posted in: Announcements, Data, General, NLM Products, PubMed, Technology

Jan

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A New and Improved PubMed!

Posted by on January 22nd, 2020

This post covers the evolution of PubMed from its beginning in 1996 to the recent launching of a comprehensive effort to take PubMed to the next level, with a goal to transform it into a modern hub with a fast, reliable, intuitive search that connects people to the world’s leading sources of biomedical information.

Posted in: NLM Products, PubMed, Technology

Dec

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Training Opportunity: Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians: Databases, Tools, and Clinical Applications, January 17 to May 8, 2020

Posted by on December 16th, 2019

NNLM has opened registration for the fifth cohort of “Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians: Databases, Tools, and Clinical Applications,” running from January 17 to May 8, 2020.

Posted in: Announcements, Technology, Training

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