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NNLM Moodle Class, “Big Data in Healthcare: Exploring Emerging Roles” February 5 – March 30

Posted by on January 3rd, 2018

The National Network of Librarians of Medicine (NNLM) invites participation in the eight-week Moodle course, Big Data in Healthcare: Exploring Emerging Roles, designed to help health sciences librarians understand the issues of big data in clinical outcomes and what roles health sciences librarians can take on in this service area. In addition to the Moodle platform,… Read More »

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Outreach Videos Available on the National Library of Medicine YouTube Channel

Posted by on December 19th, 2017

If you need educational videos to teach students about environmental health topics, or maybe an overview of how family caregivers can use MedlinePlus, you can find these videos and more through the Outreach and Services playlist on the NLM YouTube channel. Check out the following examples: K-12 Students and Educators: Watch short educational animations about environmental health… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Environmental Health and Toxicology, Health Literacy, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Public Health



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Two Free Webinars Featuring NLM’s 2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)!

Posted by on December 7th, 2017

Join the NLM and NNLM Training Office for two upcoming training events in January, introducing you to 2018 MeSH and how to adjust to MeSH changes in PubMed searches and alerts. NLM Webinar: 2018 MeSH Highlights Date and time: Friday, January 5, 2018, 10:00 am PST Join NLM staff for a highlights tour of the… Read More »

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



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NCBI to Assist in Southern California Genomics Hackathon in January

Posted by on November 30th, 2017

On January 10-12, 2018, the NCBI will help with a bioinformatics hackathon hosted by San Diego State University. The hackathon will focus on advanced bioinformatics analysis of next generation sequencing data, proteomics, and metadata. This event is for researchers, including students and postdocs, who have already engaged in the use of bioinformatics data or in… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, Education & Training, Events, Informatics, NCBI



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December 6th NCBI Minute Webinar: Keeping Current and Getting Help with NCBI Resources

Posted by on November 30th, 2017

In the next NCBI Minute session on Wednesday, December 6th, 9:00-9:30 PST, NCBI staff will show you the most important ways to get notified of updates and changes at NCBI and  the most efficient ways to find help with using NCBI resources effectively. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about attending… Read More »

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

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