National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) MidContinental Region
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to accomplish as many tasks as possible to accumulate points that will, depending on your performance as a librarian, earn you a spot on the leaderboard and potentially lead you to winning the game.
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Upcoming Educational Opportunities
Spotlight! on NLM Resources
Sept. 25 • Oct. 23 • Nov. 6
1:00pm MT/2:00pm CT
Breezing Along With the RML
Oct. 16 • Nov. 20
10:00 MT/11:00 CT
Library Advocacy MOOC offered
The University of Toronto is offering a MOOC titled “Library Advocacy Unshushed: Values, Evidence, Action” which starts on February 24, 2014. The course will include: Values and transformative impacts of libraries and librarianship. Research on current perceptions of...
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Influenza Vaccine: Misconceptions
December 8-14, 2013 is National Influenza Vaccination Week. Worried about the vaccine? The Centers for Disease Control has published list of questions and answers related to the seasonal flu and the flu vaccine: http://1.usa.gov/1bRGzBH
Plains to Peaks Post
In the current issue: Mission I’mPossible: A Game for Network members; National Library of Medicine Exhibition Program; EFTS Award – Apply Now!; Site Visit Report:; Whooo Says; Veteran’s Health Information Resources; Calculating the Value of Libraries;...
The Research Lifecycle:
Partnering for Success
Now available on YouTube! What do information and data specialists need to know about research and tools for data management? What can researchers gain from working with librarians? What can we all gain from a better understanding of tools and technologies for data-intensive research?
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