Greater Midwest Region

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) office for the Greater Midwest Region 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 10 state region, the office supports the mission of the NN/LM to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health through access to health information.

Click on a state name for informational resources

Illinois  Indiana   Iowa     Kentucky    Michigan 
Minnesota      North Dakota       Ohio        South Dakota        Wisconsin     

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  • Funding! Funding! Funding!


    Funding Opportunities are now live! We are ready to work with you in support of the NN/LM mission. The Application Deadline dates are suggested for earliest consideration, but if you have a project in mind, please contact the GMR Office.

    Take a look at our Funding Opportunities page  and let us know if you have any questions.

  • The GMR Update

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    The GMR Update

    Tune in the third Monday of the month, 2:00 pm CT, to hear whats new and news-worthy in the GMR.

    The slideset and recording from our last Update are now available online.

    Our next GMR Update: Monday, October 17, 2016, 2:00 pm CT.  Pose your questions so that we can tailor the Update to your needs.

  • Healthy People 2020


    We’re happy to invite you to participate in the Healthy People 2020 process!

    The latest public comment period will be open from October 6 through October 27, 2016.

    The Healthy People team is requesting your comments on an objective that we’re considering adding to the HIV topic area.

    To participate in the public comment period, visit beginning on October 6. We will accept your comments through 5:00 p.m. ET on October 27.