[Skip to Content]
Visit us on Facebook Visit us on FacebookVisit us on YouTube Visit us on YouTubeVisit us on Twitter Visit us on TwitterVisit our RSS Feed View our RSS Feed
NewsBits May 24th, 2019
CategoriesCategoriesCategories Contact UsContact Us ArchivesArchives Region/OfficeRegion SearchSearch



Date prong graphic

Now Available: NLM Update Presentation Slides from MLA 2019!

Posted by on May 21st, 2019

The NLM Update was held at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association on May 7. Four speakers presented progress related to NLM’s Strategic Plan, organizational and physical changes to NLM, the redesign of PubMed, and activity in the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. The NLM Update slides are available for viewing…. Read More »

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



Date prong graphic

New MedlinePlus Videos!

Posted by on May 20th, 2019

NLM’s MedlinePlus team has launched a new resource,¬†MedlinePlus Videos for hosted NLM video content.¬†Five animated videos in English and four in Spanish explain topics in health and medicine, and answer frequently asked questions about diseases, health conditions, and wellness issues. Videos are accompanied by outline and transcript. Currently featured are naloxone usage in opioid overdose,… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources



Date prong graphic

PubMed Update @ MLA 2019: Recording Available!

Posted by on May 17th, 2019

The National Library of Medicine has released a recording of the 45-minute PubMed Update presentation given at the 2019 Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, featuring Marie Collins and Kathi Canese of the National Center for Biotechnology Information providing information on the upcoming new PubMed, now available for testing at PubMed Labs. Presentation slides and session… Read More »

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



Date prong graphic

Apply by June 22 for the 2019/2020 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program Cohort!

Posted by on May 15th, 2019 Tags:

The National Library of Medicine and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries have announced the opening of applications for the 2019/2020 fellowship cohort. The application information has full program details, and details about past years’ cohorts and program reports are available on the AAHSL Leadership program webpage. Submit applications by June 22th to be… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, General



Date prong graphic

May 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on May 6th, 2019

Check out the May 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: Mouth Microbes: The Helpful and the Harmful Your mouth is home to about 700 species of germs, like bacteria, fungus, and more. Mingling Senses: Synesthesia Explained… Read More »

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

Contact Us

NNLM Pacific Southwest Region
12-077 Center for the Health Sciences
Box 951798
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1798
Phone: (310) 825-1200
Email: psr-nnlm@library.ucla.edu

Stay Connected

Read the Latitudes newsletter
Keep up with NewsBits blog
Join the PSR-News announcement list
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter

This project is funded by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012341 with the UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library.

NNLM and NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE are service marks of the US Department of Health and Human Services | Copyright | Download PDF Reader