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National Library of Medicine

 (NLM)
a library and information resource center that is part of the national institutes of health; it collects, organizes, and makes available biomedical science information to investigators, educators, and practitioners and carries out programs designed to strengthen medical library services in the United States. It publishes the index medicus, and its electronic databases include medline and MEDLINEplus.

National Library of Medicine (NLM)

a library and information resource center that is part of the National Institutes of Health. It collects, organizes, and makes available biomedical science information to investigators, educators, and practitioners and carries out programs designed to strengthen medical library services in the United States. It offers a free search engine, PubMed, and its electronic databases include MEDLINE and MEDLINEplus.

National Library of Medicine

The world’s largest repository of medical information, and part of the US National Institutes of Health, which is located on its own campus in Bethesda, MD. It has 17 million records in 150 languages.

National Library of Medicine

Medical informatics The world's leading repository of medical information, part of the NIH, located on its campus in Bethesda, MD. See GRATEFUL MED, Index Medicus, Literature search, MEDLINE.

Na·tion·al Li·bra·ry of Med·i·cine

(NLM) (nash'ŏ-năl lī'brar-ē med'i-sin)
World's largest medical library; collects materials in all areas of biomedicine; health care; biomedical aspects of technology, humanities, and physical, life, and social sciences; collections include books, journals, technical reports, manuscripts, microfilms, photographs, and images; Web page provides access to multiple types of health care information.
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National Library of Medicine programs & services: Fiscal year 2004.
Mary Elizabeth: Some of the early conferences did distribute printed books, but nobody to my knowledge has them, not even the National Library of Medicine.
The MedlinePlus Interactive Tutorials from the National Library of Medicine are also useful for those who may need voice and images, as well as simple texts, in order to understand health topics (NLM, 2004b).
In that same year, 2000, it is notable that the National Library of Medicine published "Health Literacy" in its Current Bibliographies in Medicine (CBM) series (National Library of Medicine, 2000).
THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE BEGINS DIRECT SERVICE TO CONSUMERS
The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) of the National Library of Medicine was created as a means of developing new information technologies to help advance the field of molecular biology.
announced today the award of a $25M, 5-year contract to provide software support services to the NIH National Library of Medicine (NLM) Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications (LHNCBC).
National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Library of Medicine Awards $75 Million for Informatics Research Training, November 20, 2006
The Literature Searches section expands on these offerings by taking visitors to the National Library of Medicine PubMed homepage and running preselected searches on pertinent topics, including RNAi therapy, transcriptional gene silencing, and posttranscriptional gene silencing.
These networks subsequently have evolved into recognized legitimate information resources with many AIDS service organization newsletters now being indexed by the National Library of Medicine for inclusion in its HIV-specific bibliographic database, AIDSLINE.
Now they have a new tool to help them understand the data: the National Library of Medicine (NLM) TOXMAP pilot program, located online at http://toxmap.
Based on the "Clinical Pharmacist" model, the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Medicine established the first CML program in 1971 through a grant from the National Library of Medicine.

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