The National Library of Medicine’s History of Medicine Division recently announced the following new projects:
- Completion of a project to catalog Imperial Russian Era Holdings. Pre-1917 collection includes pamphlets and dissertations on a spectrum of medical topics, including some by future Nobel Laureates – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/russian_holdings_cataloged.html
- Medical history comes to life through first person accounts in the National Library of Medicine’s Oral History Collections. The new web interface allows easier searching of text and audio content – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/oralhistory.html
- New education resources added to Online Exhibition, “Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature” – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/frankenstein_enriched.html
And, don’t forget: If you have a collection of unique historical health sciences materials, we would appreciate your filling out our survey – http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N3QKT67. To learn more about the background of the survey, read the previous Dragonfly post.