Public Health Digital Library

3 months ago
The Public Health Digital Library is a collection of evidence-based information resources developed specifically to enhance public health practice, research, and workforce development. The digital collection is made available to subscribing public health departments and related public health organizations throughout the country. How it Works The National Public Health Coordination Office manages access to the... Read More »
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Calling all LIS and iSchool Students!

3 months ago
We are excited to announce that we are hosting a free Data Carpentries Workshop for LIS and iSchool students on February 19th and 20th from 9am – 4pm CT.  If you are a student, please consider registering – if you know a student, please forward this information to them. What Kind of Workshop? Carpentries Workshops... Read More »
Erica Lake

Telehealth: Public Health – Library Partnerships

3 months ago
Learn about how a public health department is extending telehealth services in communities to close critical gaps in access to health care. Date and Time: January 31, 2024 at 12 p.m. PT/1 p.m. MT/2 p.m. CT/3 p.m. ET Speakers: Rachael Masaitis, Idaho Department of Health and Welfare; George Strawley, Network of the National Library of Medicine... Read More »
Javier Crespo

Social Determinants of Environmental Health Webinar Series

3 months ago
Registration is now open for NNLM’s Social Determinants of Environmental Health Webinar Series, March 5-April 2, 2024! This series will feature experts in social determinants of environmental health, who will present on environmental health disparities and populations disproportionately burdened by environmental hazards, share informative resources, and discuss interventions to reduce environmental health disparities. The webinar... Read More »
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NNLM Showcase 2024: A Show and Tell of Funded Projects

3 months ago
The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) will be showcasing funded projects sponsored by its Regions, Offices and Centers during a virtual symposium scheduled to take place on Jan. 24th, 25th and 26th.  Highlighted projects will cover Building Community Partnership and Trust, Telehealth Services and Social Innovation in Public Libraries, Multilingual Health Resources... Read More »
Kathy Downing

NNLM Showcase January 24-26, 2024

3 months ago
Are you curious about partnering with the NNLM to bring your health outreach idea to life but don’t know where to begin? Join us January 24-26, 2024 for a free virtual symposium that will highlight successful past funded NNLM projects, feature grant writing advice, and offer ideas on how to partner with NNLM to turn your... Read More »
Miles Dietz-Castel

Take Action in January

3 months ago
As each new year begins, many people focus on their health and wellbeing. As January is National Radon Action Month, it is a perfect time to talk with library patrons about the health risks of exposure to radon gas and encourage home radon testing. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that comes up through... Read More »
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Consumer Health Minute: Pet Health

3 months 1 week ago
We often talk about our own health or the health of another person such as a friend, colleague, or family member. But how often do we talk about the health of our pets? Probably more often than you think. Our pets can be part of the family and may even hold a higher rank than... Read More »
Carolyn Martin

NNLM Showcase Symposium – January 24-26, 2024

3 months 1 week ago
Save the date for the 2024 NNLM Showcase Symposium! Are you curious about partnering with the NNLM to bring your health outreach idea to life but don’t know where to begin? Join us January 24-26 for a virtual showcase that will highlight successful past funded NNLM projects, feature grant writing advice, and offer ideas on... Read More »
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History of Medical Librarianship

3 months 1 week ago
You are invited to join us for the NNLM Book Discussion. From February 1, 2024 – April 30, 2024, we will discuss A History of Medical Libraries and Medical Librarianship in the United States: From John Shaw Billings to the Digital Era by Michael Kronenfeld and Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld. A History of Medical Libraries and Librarianship... Read More »
Margot M

You Are Invited To Participate in a Pilot of Data Management and Sharing Plan Templates

3 months 1 week ago
Please note: This article was originally shared via NIH’s Extramural Nexus newsletter written by Mike Lauer.  The Federal Demonstration Partnership (FDP) is an association of federal agencies, research policy organizations and academic research institutions with the mission of streamlining the administration of federally sponsored research and create resources that are available to the research enterprise. We have... Read More »
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Youth Art Challenge: How Prevention Can Create Better Health for Everyone

3 months 1 week ago
The National Institutes of Health Office of Disease Prevention (ODP) wants teens and young adults to share their ideas—through art—about how prevention can help improve people’s health, no matter who they are or where they live. Their original artwork may be featured on ODP’s website and social media, and winning entries will be awarded $500–$3,500!... Read More »
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Join our January Symposium for Health Outreach Inspiration

3 months 2 weeks ago
Are you curious about partnering with the NNLM to bring your health outreach idea to life but don’t know where to begin? Join us January 24-26, 2024 for a free virtual symposium that will highlight successful past funded NNLM projects, feature grant writing advice, and offer ideas on how to partner with NNLM to turn... Read More »
Liz Morris

Musings on MeSH

3 months 2 weeks ago
Around here, January is MeSH Month. It’s when NLM and NNLM staff highlight the new and updated MeSH terminology, offer training on how your PubMed searches may be affected by the MeSH updates, and answer your MeSH and indexing questions. Mark your calendar for our 2024 sessions – if you use PubMed, you won’t want to... Read More »
Erica Lake