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Apr

28

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New Illustrated History of NLM’s Development Will Be Published June 26, 2017!

Posted by on April 28th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine has announced the forthcoming publication, on June 26, 2017, of a new, illustrated history of its development, from the early 19th century through the late 20th century. Co-edited by Jeffrey S. Reznick, PhD, and Kenneth M. Koyle, chief and deputy chief of the NLM History of Medicine Division, and made… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Events, General, NLM Resources

Apr

21

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AIDSinfo Website Gets an Update and Redesign!

Posted by on April 21st, 2017

The AIDSinfo website was updated on April 15th and includes a new design and an improved look and feel. Major enhancements include: Reorganization of patient education materials: all patient education materials are now located in a new Understanding HIV/AIDS section of the website. AIDSinfo patient education materials include fact sheets, infographics, an HIV/AIDS glossary, and… Read More »

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

Apr

18

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Online Interactive Health Literacy Training Available!

Posted by on April 18th, 2017

Both the general public and health information professionals should be familiar with the important topic of health literacy. According to MedlinePlus, health literacy is defined as “how well a person can get the health information and services that they need, and how well they understand them.” A number of interactive online trainings are available for… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Literacy, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health

Apr

18

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DOCLINE Quarterly Statistical Reports Now Available!

Posted by on April 18th, 2017

NLM has released the following DOCLINE quarterly statistical reports for January-March 2017: Summary DOCLINE Borrower Statistics (Reports 1-1A) Summary DOCLINE Lender Statistics (Report 1-1B) Detailed DOCLINE Borrower Statistics (Reports 1-2A) Detailed DOCLINE Lender Statistics (Report 1-2B) Loansome Doc Detailed Lender Statistics (Report 5-1A) Loansome Doc Throughput Report (Report 5-1B) DOCLINE quarterly statistical reports are available… Read More »

Posted in: DOCLINE

Apr

11

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NLM Activities at MLA 2017

Posted by on April 11th, 2017

The Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association (MLA) will be held May 26-31, 2017, at the Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA. Attendees are invited to visit the NLM exhibit booth 309 (May 28-30) to meet NLM staff and see NLM Web products and services. The NLM Theater at the booth will feature demonstrations… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, Events, NLM Resources

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