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New Request for Public Comment (RFC) on Draft Desirable Characteristics of Data Repositories: Respond by March 6!

Posted by on January 24th, 2020

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy has issued a Request for Public Comment on Draft Desirable Characteristics of Repositories for Managing and Sharing Data Resulting from Federally Funded Research on behalf of the multi-agency Subcommittee on Open Science of the National Science and Technology Council’s Committee on Science. The proposed set of… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Data

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NLM Adds New MeSH Supplementary Concept Record for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, Wuhan, China

Posted by on January 24th, 2020 Tags: , , ,

On January 14, a new MeSH Supplementary Concept Record (SCR Class 4-Organism) was added to the 2020 MeSH Browser in response to health updates issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) for an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan,… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Events, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

Jan

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New in NLM Digital Collections: Fully-Digitized Manuscript Collections

Posted by on January 21st, 2020 Tags: ,

The National Library of Medicine has announced the release of an initial six fully-digitized manuscript collections, complete with finding aids, in NLM Digital Collections. These collections encompass more than 43,500 pages and represent a milestone in the evolution of NLM’s digitization capacity. Moreover, this release achieves the goal of providing remote, unmediated access to manuscript… Read More »

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

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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Winter 2020 Now Available Online!

Posted by on January 17th, 2020 Tags: ,

The Winter 2020 issue of NIH MedlinePlus Magazine is now available! Featured in the issue is recording artist and Broadway actress Jordin Sparks, who wants more people to talk about sickle cell disease. After losing her stepsister to the disease, Jordin works to remove the stigma and give more patients a voice. In addition, the… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

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January 2020 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on January 3rd, 2020

Check out the January issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research. In this issue: Rash Decisions: How to Deal With Itchy, Red Skin A rash could have many causes. Find ways to make it go away. Going Under: A Closer… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health

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