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Oct

16

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NLM Board of Regents Approves NLM Collection and Preservation Policy

Posted by on October 16th, 2019 Tags:

On September 11 the National Library of Medicine Board of Regents (BOR) approved the NLM Collection and Preservation Policy. The 2019 policy provides the framework for NLM collection and preservation activities and acknowledges the changing landscape of scholarly communications and growth in electronic publishing. The policy aligns with the NLM Strategic Plan 2017-2027: A Platform… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Data, General, NLM Resources, PubMed

Oct

08

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New Self-Paced NLM Course for Disaster Information Specialists!

Posted by on October 8th, 2019 Tags: ,

The new course In Case of Emergencies: Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning defines and describes continuity of operations planning and why it is important for libraries to have a continuity plan in case of emergencies. This course also provides a one-page COOP plan template with instructions that librarians or information specialists can use to develop… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Hospital Libraries, NLM Resources, Public Health

Sep

23

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NLM Classification Updated

Posted by on September 23rd, 2019 Tags:

The NLM Classification, is updated two times a year. The 2019 winter version, published January 31, encompassed changes to the NLM Classification resulting from new and changed 2019 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) terms as well as additional minor updates to the index and schedule. The 2019 summer version, published September 23, encompasses the systematic review… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, NLM Resources, Search Tools

Sep

17

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2020 MeSH Headings Available in the MeSH Browser

Posted by on September 17th, 2019

An alternate link to provide access to 2020 MeSH is available from the top navigation bar on the MeSH Browser homepage. The default year in the MeSH Browser remains 2019 MeSH for now. The MeSH Browser always offers access to two years of MeSH vocabulary. Sometime in early December, the default year will change to… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

Sep

05

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Three New Resources Available in NLM Digital Collections!

Posted by on September 5th, 2019 Tags:

The National Library of Medicine has announced that the following resources have been fully digitized and added to the NLM Digital Collections site: Hospital and health administration index, Hospital literature index, and Cumulative index of hospital literature. Because these resources contain citations to dissertations and audiovisuals that were not in MEDLINE, many libraries have been… Read More »

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

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