News from the National Library of Medicine - 2001
December 2001 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, refseq data wrangler
The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1 in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) to contribute to NCBI’s human and mouse Reference Sequence (RefSeq) collection. NLM is a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 20, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Assistant Director for Policy Development [link to USAJobs site]
CLOSING DATE: 10/5/2020: (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Classification Updated, September 30, 2020
Beginning with the 2020 summer edition, the NLM Classification has a new look and feel. With this new design comes a new URL:   https://classification.nlm.nih.gov/  The old URL: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/class will automatically be redirected to the new one. The new site functions best in Chrome or Firefox. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 30, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches a new Traveling Exhibition and Online Exhibition
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Care and Custody: Past Responses to Mental Health, a new NLM traveling exhibition with an online adaptation, guest curated by scholar Anne E. Parsons, PhD (University of North Carolina at Greensboro). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 25, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, web analyst
CLOSING DATE: 10/15/2020; POSITION INFORMATION: The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1 in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) to analyze current user behavior and market conditions of online scientific resources such as PubMed (bibliographic database for biomedical literature), GenBank (genetic sequence database), and Gene (databases and tools for the study of genes). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 16, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator in biomedical image processing
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator within its Intramural Research Program (IRP) in Bethesda, MD. The recruitment is part of a planned expansion of NLM ’s intramural research in computational health sciences. The goal of this search is to identify candidates with the potential to develop a dynamic, innovative, and independent research program with a focus on clinical image processing (e.g., radiology, pathology, endoscopy). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 14, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, sequence analysis pipelines
CLOSING DATE: October 9, 2020: POSITION INFORMATION SUMMARY: The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1. The position is in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) and supports bioinformatics algorithm development for the genome assembly, annotation, and analysis pipelines. NLM is one of the 27 Inst itutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 10, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Library Operations Division is recruiting four Technical Information Specialists
The following announcement includes four Supervisory Technical Information Specialist, Grade 13 positions that will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Wednesday, September 2, to Friday, September 11, 2020. The positions are in Library Operations and have a salary range of $102,663 to $133,465.   (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Library Operations Division is recruiting four Technical Information Specialist
The following announcement includes four Supervisory Technical Information Specialist, Grade 13 positions that will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Wednesday, September 2, to Friday, September 11, 2020. The positions are in Library Operations and have a salary range of $102,663 to $133,465.   (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New CORE Problem List Subset of SNOMED CT Available for Download
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce a new Clinical Observations Recordings and Encoding  (CORE) Problem List Subset of SNOMED CT is now available for download by UMLS Licensees. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM seeks comment on strategic opportunities and challenges
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) invites the public to provide input and help shape the continuing implementation of its strategic plan through 2027 by responding to this Request for Information (RFI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 11, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM seeks comment on strategic opportunities and changes
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) invites the public to provide input and help shape the continuing implementation of its strategic plan through 2027 by responding to this Request for Information (RFI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 11, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

John S. Brownstein to Deliver 2020 NLM/MLA Leiter Lecture, August 11
John S. Brownstein, professor of biomedical informatics at Harvard Medical School and chief innovation officer of Boston Children ’s Hospital, will deliver the 2020 Joseph Leiter National Library of Medicine (NLM)/Medical Library Association (MLA) Lecture, Tuesday, August 11 from 6:00 – 7:00 PM (EST) by videocast. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 5, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH launches preprint pilot to expand discovery of NIH-funded research
First phase on COVID-19 related preprints (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - June 9, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Associate Fellows 2020-2021
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world's largest biomedical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, is pleased to announce our 2020-2021 class of Associate Fellows. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - May 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Section Head, Preservation and Collection Management Section, Public Services Division, National Library of Medicine
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov   from Friday, May 1 - Sunday, May 10, 2020  (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - May 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Stephen Sherry, PhD, Selected as Acting Director, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has named Stephen Sherry, PhD, as Acting Director, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) effective March 31, 2020. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 29, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Hosts Research Symposium: Reporting, Recording, and Remembering the 1918 Influenza Epidemic
Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm ET via NIH Videocast: https://videocast.nih.gov/watch=36347 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 28, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Job Openings at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) - NIH
Visit USAjobs.gov for additional opportunities at NLM, NIH, and throughout the federal government. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 24, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIST and OSTP Launch Effort to Improve Search Engines for COVID-19 Research
GAITHERSBURG, Md. — Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) launched a joint effort to support the development of search engines for research that will help in the fight against COVID-19. The project was developed in response to the March 16 White House Call to Action to the Tech Community on New Machine Readable COVID-19 Dataset. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 20, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Patricia Flatley Brennan Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of Patricia Flatley. Brennan, RN, Ph.D., Director, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health to its College of Fellows. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 7, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The National Library of Medicine is Expanding Access to Coronavirus Literature through PubMed Central ®
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) of the National Institutes of Health is working on multiple fronts to aid in the COVID-19 response through new initiatives with the global publishing community and artificial intelligence researchers. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NNLM Project Director (Lead Technical Information Specialist)
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Friday, March 20 – Sunday, March 29. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 20, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Supervisory Technical Information Specialist (Engagement Section Head)
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Friday, March 13 – Tuesday, March 17. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 12, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine Acquires the Papers of Louis W. Sullivan, MD
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is honored to announce its acquisition of the papers of Louis W. Sullivan, MD, former United States Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). This is the first collection of papers from a former HHS Secretary, acquired by the NLM and will be part of the archival collections of the world's largest medical library and institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 12, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Dianne Babski Selected as Acting Associate Director, Division of Library Operations, National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has named Dianne Babski as Acting Associate Director, Division of Library Operations (LO) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) effective March 1, 2020. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 9, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Bibliography
This page is currently in the process of being reviewed and updated. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 25, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

DATA Scholar Opportunity at NLM
Architecting Search Across Petabyte-Scale Genomic Sequence. Applications are due on April 30, 2020. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 24, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Welcomes Applications to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine for 2021
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce  applications are open to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine, supporting research onsite at the NLM in its historical collections. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 24, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces New PubMed
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce the launch of the new PubMed. The new, responsive design is mobile friendly and reflects NLM ’s ongoing efforts to transform PubMed into a modern hub with a fast, reliable, and intuitive search that connects people to the world’s leading sources of biomedical information. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 13, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Classification Updated, January 31, 2020
The 2020 MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) vocabulary was evaluated for inclusion in the Classification index. Several additions and changes were made to the Index and Schedules based on this review. All main index headings are now linked to the 2020 vocabulary in the MeSH Browser. A mini-systematic review of the W 775-867 Medicolegal Examination section was conducted. Additional minor updates were made to the Index and Schedules. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 4, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces 2020 History Talks
The History of Medicine Division at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces its 2020 NLM History Talks. All talks are free, open to the public, and held in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, building 38A located on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Lectures are also live-streamed globally and archived by NIH VideoCasting, which is made possible through support of the Michael E. DeBakey Medical Foundation. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Get Rapid Access to Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Sequence Data from NLM ’s GenBank®
NLM, through its GenBank ® sequence database, is providing the biomedical community free and easy access to genome sequences from the novel coronavirus associated with the recent outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan, China. The outbreak was declared a global health emergency on January 30, 2020 and GenBank® continues to rapidl y release data associated with this outbreak as it comes in and welcomes sequence data submissions as well.  (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 31, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New in NLM Digital Collections: Fully-Digitized Manuscript Collections
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce the release of its first fully-digitized manuscript collections in NLM Digital Collections. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Technical Information Specialist, GS-1412-12/13 13 Terminology Product Specialist
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Monday, January 6 - Wednesday, January 15. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 6, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces 2020 Michael E. DeBakey Fellows in the History of Medicine
Following its April 9, 2019,  call for applications to the National Library of Medicine (NLM) Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine, the NLM is pleased to announce its 2020 DeBakey Fellows: (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 16, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Kim D. Pruitt, PhD, Appointed Chief, Information Engineering Branch, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine
Kim Pruitt, PhD, has been named the Chief of the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) at the National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM’s) National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 13, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Health Program Specialist - SNOMED CT, GS-0601-14
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 15. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 6, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Health Program Specialist, GS-0601-13
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 15. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 6, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Margaret McGhee appointed Chief, Public Services Division, Library Operations, National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Associate Director for Library Operations Joyce Backus has announced the appointment of Margaret McGhee as Chief, Public Services Division. She will assume this role on December 9, 2019. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 2, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Researchers Receive Distinguished Paper Award at AMIA 2019 Annual Symposium
A group of researchers including the National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM’s) Sameer Antani, PhD, staff scientist and acting branch chief for the Communications Science Branch, Zhiyun (Jaylene) Xue, PhD, staff scientist, and L. Rodney Long, MA, electronics engineer, from NLM’s Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications received the Distinguishe d Paper Award at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2019 Annual Symposium for its research paper titled, “Comparing Deep Learning Models for Multi-cell Classification in Liquid-based Cervical Cytology Images.” (Source: NLM...
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 26, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Senior Scientist Olivier Bodenreider, MD, PhD Elected into the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics
Olivier Bodenreider, MD, PhD, FACMI, senior scientist and chief of the Cognitive Science Branch of the National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM’s) Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications was inducted into the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 26, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM's Dr. Eugene V. Koonin Receives Honor as NIH Distinguished Investigator
Eugene V. Koonin, Ph.D., senior investigator at the National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM’s) National Center for Biotechnology Information, has been appointed an NIH Distinguished Investigator. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 22, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

First Venues Selected for Exhibitions Connect
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces the first fourteen (14) sites selected as part of Exhibitions Connect. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 21, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Senior Investigator Dr. Zhiyong Lu, PhD, Elected into the American College of Medical Informatics
On November 17, National Library of Medicine (NLM) Senior Investigator Zhiyong Lu, PhD, FACMI, was inducted into the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI), which is part of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA). Dr. Lu is an investigator in the NLM ’s Intramural Research Program in the NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 18, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The Sixth Annual Science Day At NIH 2019 - Video
Two minute and twenty-four second video showing the sixth annual science day at NIH on October 10, 2019 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 1, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

PLEASE REAPPLY! – Recent Graduates with master’s degrees or higher for 20 positions at the National Library of Medicine October 30, 2019 through November 3, 2019
Due to a system malfunction the recruitment originally posted on USAJobs on October 11, 2019, for Pathways Recent Graduate positions at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) was cancelled. The 20 Pathways Recent Graduate positions will be re-posted on USAJobs 10/30/19 through 11/3/19. Anyone who applied to the initial posting MUST REAPPLY to the new announcement to be considered for this recruitment. We apologize sincerely for the inconvenience of reapplying, but you must do so to be an applicant for these exciting positions.   If you wanted to apply and didn’t do so, or if you missed the initial announcement, ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

PLEASE REAPPLY! 13 Recent Graduates with master 19s degrees or higher for 20 positions at the National Library of Medicine October 30, 2019 through November 3, 2019
Due to a system malfunction the recruitment originally posted on USAJobs on October 11, 2019, for Pathways Recent Graduate positions at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) was cancelled. The 20 Pathways Recent Graduate positions will be re-posted on USAJobs 10/30/19 through 11/3/19. Anyone who applied to the initial posting MUST REAPPLY to the new announcement to be considered for this recruitment. We apologize sincerely for the inconvenience of reapplying, but you must do so to be an applicant for these exciting positions.   If you wanted to apply and didn’t do so, or if you missed the initial announcement, ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Job Announcement - Head, Collection Access Section, Public Services Division
The following position announcement will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Monday October 21, 2019 to Wednesday October 30, 2019. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 21, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news