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Recording for the NNLM Resource Picks Webinar on NLM Traveling Banner Exhibitions Now Available!

Posted by on April 7th, 2017 0 comments

The archived recording of the March 29 session for the NNLM collaborative webinar series, NNLM Resource Picks, is available. The topic was Making the Most of Your National Library of Medicine Traveling Banner Exhibition, hosted by Patricia Tuohy, Head of the Exhibition Program at NLM. View the webinar by clicking on the YouTube video player… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, NLM Resources



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RxNorm Completes the Prescribable Name (PSN) Project

Posted by on April 3rd, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine has announced that the April 2017 RxNorm monthly release contains a Prescribable Name (PSN) for all RxNorm normal forms for active human drugs sold in the United States (US) with a few exceptions. Drugs without a PSN include allergenic extracts and certain forms containing three or more ingredients. PSNs are… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Electronic Health Records, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools



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Now Available: Final Results of NNLM National Training Needs Assessment!

Posted by on March 28th, 2017 0 comments

In December 2016 the NNLM Training Office (NTO) conducted a nationwide needs assessment to discover needs, explore preferences, and gather feedback from the user community. The questions were designed to address three broad areas: why do users take NNLM classes, how do users prefer to learn, and what are users’ training needs. Also assessed was… Read More »

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



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NLM History of Medicine Lecture on April 6

Posted by on March 23rd, 2017 0 comments

On April 2, 1917, US President Woodrow Wilson asked Congress to declare war against Germany, stating that “The world must be made safe for democracy.” Four days later, on April 6, Congress voted overwhelmingly in favor of a war declaration. As part of the 2017 History of Medicine Lectures, the National Library of Medicine marks… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, Events, General, NLM Resources



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New Full Text Access Feature in PubMed: Institutional Repository LinkOut!

Posted by on March 22nd, 2017 0 comments

PubMed users can now see the icon that links to the full text deposited at an institutional repository (IR) using LinkOut. The LinkOut service provides links to full text, library holdings, and other relevant external resources from PubMed and other NCBI databases. Until this year, there were three quick ways to access full text articles… Read More »

Posted in: LinkOut, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

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