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Call for Applications: NLM/AAHSL 2017-2018 Leadership Fellows Program

Posted by on June 30th, 2017

The Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) has announced the 2017-2018 year of the leadership program jointly sponsored by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and AAHSL. The NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program, which focuses on preparing emerging leaders for the position of library director in academic health sciences libraries, is accepting applications through July… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, General



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Announcing the Publication of a New Illustrated History of the National Library of Medicine!

Posted by on June 27th, 2017

This week marks the publication of a new illustrated history of the National Library of Medicine. The book appears in the popular Images of America series by Arcadia Publishing, and was arranged through a public-private partnership with that publisher. Simultaneously, the complete book and original versions of┬áthe 170+ images, which appear in it in black… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Events, General, NLM Resources



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Recording for “Midday at the Oasis: PSR Update” Now Available!

Posted by on May 17th, 2017

On April 19, NNLM PSR presented PSR Update! for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. NNLM PSR staff highlighted the new PSR website, registering and signing up for classes and webinars, membership and staff changes. Some NLM updates were also covered. You can view the webinar by visiting our Midday at the Oasis page… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, General, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources



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NLM Announces the Departure of NCBI Director Dr. David Lipman

Posted by on May 3rd, 2017

The National Library of Medicine today announced the departure of David J. Lipman, MD, who has served as the Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) since its creation almost 30 years ago. Dr. Lipman is assuming the position of Chief Science Officer at Impossible Foods, a new company applying molecular biology to… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, General, NCBI, PubMed



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New Illustrated History of NLM’s Development Will Be Published June 26, 2017!

Posted by on April 28th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine has announced the forthcoming publication, on June 26, 2017, of a new, illustrated history of its development, from the early 19th century through the late 20th century. Co-edited by Jeffrey S. Reznick, PhD, and Kenneth M. Koyle, chief and deputy chief of the NLM History of Medicine Division, and made… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Events, General, NLM Resources

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