Greater Midwest Region
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) 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 NNLM to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health through access to health information.
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Libraries as Recovery Centers
A free CE opportunity from the GMR
The GMR and Midwest Chapter MLA have joined together to provide an opportunity for local public librarians, emergency planners and/or responders to attend free training in the field of disaster information and planning at the Midwest Chapter MLA Annual Meeting in Milwaukee, WI, on 05 October 2019. By attending both the morning and afternoon sessions and working independently to complete the free online required courses, participants will be eligible to earn the MLA Disaster Information Specialist designation, sponsored by the GMR.
Interested in training opportunities from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine? Here are just a few of our upcoming classes: