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NNLM Resource Picks

NNLM Resource Picks is a collaborative, bimonthly, webcast series featuring the National Library of Medicine resources to increase awareness of these resources as well as encourage their integration by libraries and other organizations to more fully serve their colleagues and communities. Several of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine offices are combining efforts to feature resource experts from NLM for this national webinar series. Each session includes objectives, participation of attendees through questions and opportunities to dialog, and evaluation following the presentation. All sessions are presented as online webcasts using WebEx allowing for live phone conversation and online chat. Topics currently scheduled include: DIMRC, AIDS resources, PubMed, NLM Traveling Exhibits, Drug Information Portal, and PubMed Health. All sessions are recorded with closed captioning and archived.
(1 MLA CE offered per session)


Participants will be able to:

  • Recognize featured NLM resource.
  • Know how to locate the specific resource featured.
  • Explain to others when to use the featured resource.
Class Length: 
60 minutes
Course Developer(s):
Carolyn Martin, MLS, AHIP, Consumer Health Coordinator
Continuing Education:

Upon successful completion of this class, each participant will receive 1 hour of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Past Classes

Join us for an introduction and exploration of Genetics Home Reference (GHR) presented by Stephanie Morrison, MPH.


Topics ripped from the headlines: health reform, health inequities and disparities, community health needs assessment, public health accreditation, zika…do your clients need to know where’s the da


Join us for an exploration of the National Library of Medicine's drug resources: Drug Information Portal, LactMed, Pillbox, and DailyMed.


Presenter, Hilda Bastian from NLM will be talking about PubMed Health.


The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Community Health Maps (CHM) blog seeks to improve access to accurate, high quality health information, especially by underserved and special populations.



Upcoming Classes

HealthReach: Health Information in Many Languages
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm