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May

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New MedlinePlus Tours

Posted by on May 24th, 2011

Today NLM released a new version of the MedlinePlus tour in English and Spanish.  The tours highlight important features of MedlinePlus.gov and describe where you can find certain types of information on the site. The tours last approximately 8 minutes and they include audio. We invite you to view the tours to see all the… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, NLM Resources

May

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“NLM & You: The Video:” Contest Winners Announced!

Posted by on May 19th, 2011

The National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, recently conducted a video contest in which the public was invited to create original short videos, promoting awareness of NLM products and services. Entries were submitted on YouTube and were then screened by a panel of… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, NLM Resources

May

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National Library of Medicine’s Haz-Map Updated

Posted by on May 4th, 2011

NLM’s Haz-Map database has been updated to include 1212 new chemical agents and twelve chemical categories with significance regarding occupational exposure. The twelve categories of chemical agents include metals, solvents, pesticides, mineral dusts, toxic gases and vapors, plastics and rubber, biological agents, nitrogen compounds, dyes, physical agents, other classes, and other uses. Haz-Map is an… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, NLM Resources, Public Health

May

02

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National Library of Medicine Announces Release of “Embryo” App

Posted by on May 2nd, 2011

The US National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, has released “Embryo,” a new app for the iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad. Embryo is a collaborative project between the NLM, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD),… Read More »

Posted in: Mobile Devices, NLM Resources

May

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NLM Awards UCLA a New RML Contract

Posted by on May 2nd, 2011

On April 30, 2011, the National Library of Medicine announced that the UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library is the recipient of a new five-year contract to serve as Regional Medical Library for the Pacific Southwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. The new contract will run from May 1, 2011 through… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements

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