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NLM Launches “Medicine on Screen: Films and Essays from NLM”

Posted Feb 22, 2019 by Franda Liu
Category: National

The National Library of Medicine has announced the launch of Medicine on Screen: Films and Essays from NLM, which replaces Medical Movies on the Web. NLM holds one of the world’s largest collections of medical films and videos, spanning over a century, numbering nearly 40,000 titles in total. Many of these titles are rare or unique, with NLM sometimes holding the only surviving copy. Responding to feedback from these and other patrons, Medicine on Screen offers a fresh design, new essays placing selected titles from the Library’s world-renowned audiovisuals collection in historical and health contexts. Read more ...

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Get ready for September and the National Preparedness Month!

Disaster management Posted Aug 16, 2019 Category: National

Announcing "Biomedical and Health Research Data Management for Librarians" -- an asynchronous online NNLM Moodle course that will take place from September 9 – Novemb

data science - hands on computer Posted Aug 6, 2019 Category: National

With NLM’s grants and resources, Al-Hamra Academy in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts had a citizen science program funded by an All of Us research grant through the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM).

Children learning about healthy nutrition Posted Jul 26, 2019 Category: National

SCR’s Outreach Awardees Norice Lee, Library Director at Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine from Las Cruces New Mexico, and her project partner Gena Trujillo, Director of the Southern Area Health Education Center were interviewed by their local PBS TV.

SCR member PBS interview Posted Jul 22, 2019 Category: National

NLM’s Exhibition Program makes connections to community-focused organizations around the world, engages diverse audiences and explores a variety of topics.

NLM exhibit panel Posted Jul 15, 2019 Category: National