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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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ALA Libraries Transform Health Literacy Toolkit Now Available!

Posted by on September 12th, 2017

Health Literacy Month is coming up in October, and ALA’s Public Awareness Office has partnered with the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) on a pilot program to create a Libraries Transform toolkit for showcasing the many ways libraries promote health literacy in their communities. The free toolkit includes health literacy data, key messages… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Literacy



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NNLM Webinar on September 20: Five Clinical Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Databases

Posted by on September 7th, 2017

Registration is available for the one-hour webinar, Five Clinical Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Databases, on September 20, 10:00-11:00 AM PDT. The instructors will be Peter Cooper and Bonnie Maidak, from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). In this Webinar you will learn about the NCBI databases Genetic Testing Registry, ClinVar, and… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, NCBI, NLM Resources



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NLM Webinar: PubMed Journal Selection & the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Communication on October 6

Posted by on September 1st, 2017

The National Library of Medicine is hosting the webinar, PubMed Journal Selection and the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Communication, on October 6, 10:00-11:00am PDT. Participants may receive one MLA continuing education credit. This webinar is intended for librarians and other information specialists who work with PubMed. By the end of this Webinar, participants should be… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools



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Upcoming NNLM Training Opportunities!

Posted by on August 24th, 2017

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) website includes free professional development opportunities, such as a webinar on disaster health information resources, a series of classes teaching how to more effectively use PubMed, and an examination of complementary medicine. Following are some classes and webinars available during September: Will Duct Tape Cure My Warts? Examining… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

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