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The UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library serves as the Regional Medical Library (RML) for the NN/LM Pacific Southwest Region.  The RML serves the biomedical information needs and supports collaboration among libraries and information centers that serve health information needs in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and the U.S. Territories in the Pacific.

The mission of the NN/LM is to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health through improved access to health information. The RML offers educational programs, consultation, and funding for projects to support the health information needs of libraries, community partners, health organizations, and the general public throughout the region.

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  • Midday at the Oasis

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    The recording for the July Midday at the Oasis webinar, "EPAs? Entrustable Professional Activities!," with Rikke Ogawa, is now available!  Visit the Midday at the Oasis Archives page for the recording and presentation slides. Stay tuned for news about the August Midday webinar!


  • NCBI Pages Transitions to HTTPS

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    To comply with new government-wide security standards, all NCBI Web pages and API services will switch to the secure HTTPS protocol on September 30.  To help users transition smoothly with this change, registration is available for the 15-minute NCBI Minute webinar Important Changes to NCBI Web Protocols, on Wednesday, July 27, at 9AM PDT.

  • Free NN/LM Training Office Webinar

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    Registration is available for the one-hour webinar, "Teaching Topics: Open and Close with Impact,” featuring Training Development Specialists with the NN/LM Training Office (NTO), to learn ways to incorporate opening and closing activities that will enhance learning and evoke critical thinking. One hour of MLA CE credit is available for attending this session. The webinar will be offered twice. The dates are: August 25th and September 22nd at 12-1PM PDT.

  • TOXNET Class

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    Register now for a free online class to discover TOXNET and other National Library of Medicine environmental health databases, offered by the NN/LM Training Office (NTO). The class is taught online using the Moodle platform in thirteen independent modules over a 4-week period from September 12 through October 14.