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DOCLINE 5.1 Scheduled for Release on December 11, 2014

Posted by on December 10th, 2014 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine plans to release DOCLINE 5.1 on the morning of Thursday, December 11, 2014. This latest version of DOCLINE will allow libraries to turn off checking LinkOut as the source for embargo periods during routing for all titles. The global on/off setting is only displayed for LinkOut participants. Additionally, a new… Read More »

Posted in: DOCLINE

Dec

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NLM Resource Update: TOXMAP Now Includes EPA Coal Plant Emissions Data

Posted by on December 9th, 2014 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) TOXMAP’s new Flash-based beta now includes 2013 coal emissions data published by the US EPA’s Clean Air Markets program. Data was obtained from the Air Markets Program Data (AMPD) tool, a publicly-available data system for searching and downloading data collected as part of EPA’s emissions trading programs. In 2013,… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

Dec

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NLM Cataloging News for 2015

Posted by on December 5th, 2014 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) adopted the 2015 MeSH vocabulary for cataloging on November 24, 2014. Accordingly, MeSH subject headings in LocatorPlus were changed to reflect the 2015 MeSH vocabulary and appear in that form as of November 24. When year-end processing (YEP) activities are completed in mid-December, the NLM Catalog, MeSH database, and… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, General, NLM Resources, Search Tools

Dec

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Rural Health Needs Assessment and Program Evaluation

Posted by on December 5th, 2014 0 comments

Rural and medically underserved areas often have challenges including both increased health disparities and population health issues combined with limited resources and healthcare providers to help meet these challenges. The use of appropriate program evaluation measures can help to assess what actually works for rural health settings since many evidence-based strategies are based on urban… Read More »

Posted in: General, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

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Thai Clinical Trials Registry Added to the MEDLINE Databank Sources

Posted by on December 5th, 2014 0 comments

NLM will be including the databank name for the Thai Clinical Trials Registry (TCTR) starting with citations to articles published in 2014. TCTR is a World Health Organization (WHO) primary clinical trial registry. The MEDLINE Databank Sources webpage has been updated to include this new listing. Other clinical trial databank sources that appear in the… Read More »

Posted in: Clinical Trials, NLM Resources, PubMed

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