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NLM Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) Expanded for Hurricane Maria and Earthquake in Mexico

Posted by on September 21st, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine is extending the coverage area of the Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) to include the healthcare response in the Caribbean islands impacted by Hurricane Maria, and those impacted by the earthquake in Mexico.¬†¬† EAI continues to be available to libraries and healthcare responders to those impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma…. Read More »

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NLM and Publishers Launch Emergency Access Initiative, Granting Free Access to Books and Journals for Libraries Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Posted by on September 15th, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has activated the Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) in response to Hurricanes Irma and Harvey which devastated Florida and several Caribbean islands, as well as parts of South Carolina, Texas, and Louisiana. The EAI is a collaborative partnership between NLM and participating publishers to provide free access to full-text from… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM/NIH News



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Opioid Crisis Town Hall: Library Needs and Responses

Posted by on August 24th, 2017 0 comments

WebJunction and PLA invites libraries and their community partners to join this virtual town hall discussion about current library needs and possible responses to the nation’s opioid crisis. Date/Time: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:00 PM ET – 3:30 PM ET Over two million people in the US are estimated to be dependent on prescription opioids… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness and Response, Outreach, Public Health



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Message from UVA Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, VA

Posted by on August 14th, 2017 0 comments

Everyone at the Health Sciences Library is safe, but we are all dealing with the emotions brought upon us by the violence that took place in Charlottesville Friday night, Saturday, and Sunday. Thanks to all who have checked in on us. Your concerns are comforting and much appreciated. The Health Sciences Library took an active… Read More »

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NNLM SEA and NDCO Closed – March 14, 2017

Posted by on March 14th, 2017 0 comments

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM),  Southeastern/Atlantic Region (SEA) and National Network of Libraries of Medicine DOCLINE Coordination Office (NDCO) are closed Tuesday, March 14, 2017 due to inclement weather in Baltimore, MD where our offices are located.

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