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News for the NNLM Pacific Southwest Region

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November 2017 Midday at the Oasis Webinar Recording Now Available!

Posted by on November 22nd, 2017

On November 15, NNLM PSR presented Healthy Aging: Promoting Healthy Living in Older Adults through Quality Health Information for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. Featured speakers included Stephanie Dailey and Olivia Kent from the National Institute of Aging (NIA); and Andrew Plumer from the Reference and Web Services Section at the National of… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources


Nov

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NLM Recruiting for 2018-19 Associate Fellowship Program!

Posted by on November 21st, 2017

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is accepting applications for its 2018-19 Associate Fellowship program, a one-year training program designed for recent library science graduates (within the past two years) and early-career librarians. All U.S. and Canadian citizens who will have earned a MLS or equivalent degree in library/information science from an ALA-accredited school by… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, NLM Resources


Nov

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NLM 2018 Cataloging and Metadata News

Posted by on November 21st, 2017

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) adopted the 2018 MeSH vocabulary for cataloging on November 20, 2017. Accordingly, MeSH subject headings in LocatorPlus were changed to reflect the 2018 MeSH vocabulary as of that date. When year-end processing activities are completed later in November, the NLM Catalog database and translation tables will be updated to… Read More »

Posted in: News & Reports, NLM Resources, Search Tools


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