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Midwest Matters October 16th, 2021
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Oct

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Sponsored MLA Webinars – 3rd Quarter Information

Posted by on October 14th, 2021 0 comments

Health information professionals are encouraged to take advantage Medical Library Association (MLA) webinars, which the Region 6 office sponsors at institutions across the region. Participation in these webinars at sponsored sites is free! The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) Region 6 will sponsor up to ten (10) institutional registrations for MLA webinars each… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Oct

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Welcome Erica Lake to R6 and NNLM!

Posted by on October 12th, 2021 0 comments

We are excited to announce that Region 6 has welcomed Erica Lake to our team! Erica is joining us as our new Medical and Academic Library Outreach Coordinator. As the position name implies, Erica will be working to engage with our Academic and Hospital Librarians, as well as SLIS programs and students. Erica will be… Read More »

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Oct

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You’re Invited! Virtual Town Halls for Public Libraries in R6

Posted by on October 6th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , ,

Region Six of the Network of the National Library of Medicine invites public library staff from Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota to join us for a town hall. The purpose of the townhalls is to establish and deepen connections with public library workers in Region 6. The sessions will introduce or refresh… Read More »

Posted in: Public Libraries

Oct

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“Eat Well, Live Well” Activity Books Available

Posted by on October 4th, 2021 0 comments

NNLM Region 6 is pleased to share the success of the Minwanjige, Mino Bimaadizi (Eat Well, Live Well) project, led by Dr. Anna Wirta Kosobuski, at the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth. This project was funded through the previous NNLM GMR, and focused on 2 goals: Goal 1: Empower youth in taking control of their health through better… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Consumer Health, Funding, Success Stories

Sep

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Application Extended for State Advisory Groups – Apply Today!

Posted by on September 20th, 2021 0 comments

State Advisory Groups will provide leadership guidance for Region 6’s outreach and engagement activities. The SAG will create a state action plan, which will guide how NNLM addresses health issues and disparities in the state. The SAG for each state will help develop recommendations, programs, and relationships. Serving on a SAG presents a unique opportunity… Read More »

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This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Grant Number 1UG4LM012346 with The University of Iowa.

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