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HHS Posts Draft Strategic Plan for FY 2018 – 2022: Public Comments Accepted Through October 27

Posted by on September 29th, 2017

The HHS Draft Strategic Plan for FY 2018 – 2022 is provided as part of the strategic planning process under the Government Performance and Results Modernization Act of 2010 (GPRA-MA)(P.L. 111-352) to ensure that stakeholders are given an opportunity to comment on the plan. The strategic planning consultation process is an opportunity to refine and… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Public Health

Sep

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New Material Added to ToxTutor, NLM’s Toxicology Tutorial Resource

Posted by on September 28th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine has added new material to the online toxicology tutorial, ToxTutor, a self-paced tutorial covering key principles of toxicology. The new sections cover Basic Physiology, Introduction to Toxicokinetics, Absorption, Distribution, Biotransformation, Excretion, and Cellular Toxicology. New animations were created including From a Gel to a Cell, which follows the journey of… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, Environmental Health and Toxicology, NLM Resources

Sep

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Next NCBI Minute Webinar on October 4: Create, Link, and Share Your Bibliography — PubMed Tools and ORCID Identifiers for Authors

Posted by on September 28th, 2017

On October 4, 9:00-9:30 AM PDT, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) staff will present a Webinar on author disambiguation and the advantages of using an ORCID identifier. Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field, but if your published research is cited in PubMed, this session will help you find your citations, create… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed

Sep

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Comments Requested by October 31 for Proposed Changes to Indicators for Some Subject Fields in MARC Records

Posted by on September 25th, 2017

As part of NLM’s efforts to prepare cataloging data for a linked data environment, it has been determined that some of the MARC coding for the subject fields is not accurate and will not create true triple statements in an RDF environment. Historically, all MARC 6XX fields used in NLM bibliographic records have been assigned… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, NLM Resources, Search Tools

Sep

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NLM Webinar on October 18, “LinkOut for Libraries: From Icons to Full Text and Everything in Between”

Posted by on September 21st, 2017

On Wednesday, October 18, 10:00-11:00 AM PDT, join NLM staff for a LinkOut for Libraries Webinar and get answers to the following questions: Have you wondered why you see duplicate icons on citations in PubMed? Or why you don’t see icons where you expect? Are you switching vendors and don’t know how that will affect… Read More »

Posted in: DOCLINE, Education & Training, LinkOut, NLM Resources, PubMed

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