Region: Region 6

The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) office for Region 6 is located at Hardin Library for the Health Sciences at the University of Iowa. By collaborating, training, and funding over 1,100 health centers, health departments, community organizations, as well as medical, public, and school libraries in a seven state region, the office supports the mission of NNLM: to provide U.S. researchers, health professionals, public health workforce, educators, and the public with equal access to biomedical and health information resources and data.

Region 6 serves the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

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University of Iowa Indigenous Land Acknowledgement

Staff Directory
Looking for assistance? Browse our staff directory to find contact information, and get to know the RML staff by reading their personal bios.
Become a Member Organization
Member organizations are eligible for benefits and services, including: NNLM funding, access to training, partnership opportunities, free educational and printed materials, NLM Traveling Exhibitions, and institutional recognition as a Network Member.
Funding Opportunities
Browse open funding opportunities that are available to members in Region 6.
Classes & Training
Browse NNLM's upcoming training opportunities, course catalog, and recordings of past webinars.

Region 6 Highlight

Speaker Spotlight Series

NNLM Region 6 Speaker Spotlight Series

23 February 2022: Trauma-Sensitive Programming: Using Mindfulness to Create Safe Space

23 March 2022: Working With Youth Impacted by the Child Welfare System

 

The NNLM Region 6 Speaker Series is a webinar series from the NNLM Region 6, featuring expert guest speakers presenting on topics of interest to all our users, from librarians to public health practitioners, educators, clinicians, and others who work with health information. Speaker Spotlight Series webinars provide MLA CE eligible for CHIS Levels 1 & 2.

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NNLM liaisons: Is your organization's NNLM profile up-to-date? Here's how to check:

  • Login to your NNLM user account.
  • Update your password if needed.
  • Follow the "Update my profile" link 
  • Update your organization's profile as needed or contact Region6-RML@uiowa.edu for assistance.

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Email: Contact Region 6 staff via email at Region6-RML@uiowa.edu

Region Weekly Digest: Subscribe to the Region 6 Weekly Digest to receive the latest news and announcements about educational and funding opportunities.

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Membership: If your organization is interested in becoming a member of the NNLM, you can sign up here. It's free!

DOCLINE questions: Region6-RML@uiowa.edu

Funding: We are still accepting applications for our Expert Speaker Award. If you’re interested in receiving sponsorship for MLA webinars or specializations, please e-mail our office at Region6-RML@uiowa.edu.