Pacific Southwest Region
The mission of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) is to advance the progress of medicine, improve public health by providing U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information, and improve individual's access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health.
NNLM Data Capstone Summit
NNLM PSR Network member Andrea Lynch, Scholarly Communications Librarian at the Lee Graff Medical & Scientific Library at the City of Hope, writes about her experience attending the NNLM Data Capstone Summit, held April 10-11 at the NIH campus in Bethesda, Md.
NNLM Resource Picks
Register now for the next NNLM Resource Picks webinar, "Healthy Aging: Promoting Healthy Living in Older Adults through Quality Health Information," on May 30th at:
12-1PM PT | 3-4PM (Eastern) | 9-10 AM (Hawaii) | 12-1PM (Arizona) | 9-10AM (American Samoa) | 6-7AM Thursday (Guam)
This webinar focuses on seniors and their use and access to quality health information resources such as the National Institutes of Aging (NIA) and NLM's MedlinePlus.
If you missed the last session, "HealthReach: Information in Many Languages," watch the recording below.
2017-2027 NLM Strategic Plan
The National Library of Medicine released the NLM Strategic Plan 2017-2027: A Platform for Biomedical Discovery and Data-Powered Health, which will position the Library to carry out its congressionally mandated mission and support the important work of the National Institutes of Health by creating a future in which data and information transform and accelerate biomedical discover and improve health and health care.