National Network of Libraries of Medicine
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Priorities

NNLM priorities are areas of national emphasis with specific goals and outcomes. To become a national priority area, a topic must:

  1. Have support, in terms of resources and/or funding, from a majority of the Network’s Regional Medical Libraries (RMLs) and National Offices, and
  2. Be approved by the National Network Steering Committee (NNSC).

Examples of national initiatives in the past:

  • Public libraries
  • Public health
  • ACA
  • Community Colleges
  • K-12
  • MedlinePlus Connect
  • PMC Research
  • PLA project