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2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Available for Download!

Posted by on November 16th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine is currently conducting its annual maintenance process known as Year-End Processing (YEP) for 2018. The MeSH Browser currently points to the 2018 MeSH vocabulary with a link to the 2017 MeSH vocabulary. The Browser contains MeSH heading records that may include Scope Notes, Annotations, Entry Terms, History Notes, Allowable Qualifiers… Read More »

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



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Updates for NLM’s Multi-Cultural Resources Health Information Page!

Posted by on November 8th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine’s Multi-Cultural Resources for Health Information page offers reliable links to help health professionals learn how to serve culturally diverse populations. In addition to topics such as cultural competency, health literacy, limited English proficiency, data related to minority health and health disparities, and health resources in multiple languages, new sections and resources… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Health Literacy, NLM Resources, Public Health, PubMed, Search Tools



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October 2017 Midday at the Oasis Webinar Recording Now Available!

Posted by on November 6th, 2017

On October 18, NNLM PSR presented How Librarians and Information Professionals can make a difference in combating Predatory Publishers for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. In the webinar, the speakers, Dr. Mark Langdorf, Editor-In-Chief, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health and Linda Murphy, Health Science Librarian, discussed the… Read More »

Posted in: PubMed



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Testing Available for a New, Experimental PubMed Search and User Interface!

Posted by on October 17th, 2017

NLM needs your input as it experiments with a new PubMed search algorithm, as well as a modern, mobile-first user interface. You can try out these elements at PubMed Labs, a website created for the very purpose of giving potential new PubMed features a test drive and gathering user opinions. The key elements being tested… Read More »

Posted in: Mobile Devices, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools



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Next NCBI Minute Webinar on October 4: Create, Link, and Share Your Bibliography — PubMed Tools and ORCID Identifiers for Authors

Posted by on September 28th, 2017

On October 4, 9:00-9:30 AM PDT, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) staff will present a Webinar on author disambiguation and the advantages of using an ORCID identifier. Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field, but if your published research is cited in PubMed, this session will help you find your citations, create… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed

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