Genetics Home Reference: spastic paraplegia type 15
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/spastic-paraplegia-type-15 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Miyoshi myopathy
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/miyoshi-myopathy (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: mitochondrial membrane protein-associated neurodegeneration
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/mitochondrial-membrane-protein-associated-neurodegeneration (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Imerslund-Grӓsbeck syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/imerslund-grsbeck-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: glycogen storage disease type VII
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/glycogen-storage-disease-type-vii (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: D-bifunctional protein deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/d-bifunctional-protein-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: acral peeling skin syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/acral-peeling-skin-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM and Wellcome Library Establish Agreement to Make 150 Years of Biomedical Journals Freely Available Online
Representatives of the US National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health, and the Wellcome Trust recently signed a memorandum of understanding to work together to make thousands of complete back issues of historically-significant biomedical journals freely available online. The terms of the MOU include a donation of £750,000 ($1.2 million) to the NLM that will support coordination of the three-year project to scan original materials from NLM's collection at the article level, and Wellcome's work to secure copyright clearances and permissions for electronic deposit from publishers...
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 14, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM to Host Symposium, “The National Library of Medicine, 1984-2014: Voyaging to the Future,” May 14, 2014
On May 14, 2014, the Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the Friends of the NLM, and the Medical Library Association are co-sponsoring a symposium The National Library of Medicine, 1984-2014: Voyaging to the Future, to be held at the Natcher Center on the NIH campus from 8:30 am to 5 pm.  A reception at NLM will follow.  The purpose of the symposium is to review the influence of NLM's long range planning, as it interacted with outside developments, over the past 30 years; to reflect on key factors that contributed to successes and setbacks; and to consider opportunities for the future ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: peroxisomal acyl-CoA oxidase deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/peroxisomal-acyl-coa-oxidase-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 8, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Coats plus syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/coats-plus-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 8, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Value Set Authority Center Publishes Annual Update for 2014
Eligible Hospital Clinical Quality Measure Value Sets (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 7, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus Connect Supports ICD-10-CM Requests
MedlinePlus Connect now supports ICD-10-CM  (International Classification of Diseases, 10th edition, Clinical Modification) queries. Upon receiving a problem code request with an ICD-10-CM code, MedlinePlus Connect returns relevant health information from MedlinePlus, Genetics Home Reference, and other reliable health resources. Note that MedlinePlus Connect will continue to deliver targeted responses to ICD-9-CM and SNOMED CT requests.  (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 7, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: renal tubular acidosis with deafness
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/renal-tubular-acidosis-with-deafness (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 1, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Number of Authors per MEDLINE/PubMed Citation [Updated]
Citations may contain personal author and/or collective (group or corporate) author names*. As illustrated by the following graph, the number of personal authors per citation has risen steadily since 1950. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 31, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches New Exhibition-related Resources: Online Adaptation of "Pick Your Poison," Educational Resources for “From DNA to Beer"
The National Library of Medicine launches an online adaptation of Pick Your Poison: Intoxicating Pleasures and Medical Prescriptions, an exhibition with education resources that features items from the National Library of Medicine's historical collection as well as the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 31, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: trichohepatoenteric syndrome
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Netherton syndrome
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: molybdenum cofactor deficiency
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: malignant migrating partial seizures of infancy
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Ghosal hematodiaphyseal dysplasia
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: corticosteroid-binding globulin deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/corticosteroid-binding-globulin-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Detailed Indexing Statistics: 1965-2013 [Updated]
MEDLINE consists of completed citations indexed with MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine to Host National Digital Stewardship Residency Symposium, April 8, 2014
On April 8, 2014, the inaugural cohort of National Digital Stewardship Residents will present a symposium entitled "Emerging Trends in Digital Stewardship" at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  The symposium will consist of panel presentations on topics including preserving social media and collaborative workspaces, open government and open data, and digital strategies for public and non-profit institutions.  It will also feature a demonstration of BitCurator, an environment of digital forensics tools designed to help collecting institutions manage born-digital materials, developed by the School o...
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 12, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM's Mehryar Ebrahimi Named 2014 "Federal Engineer of the Year"
Mehryar Ebrahimi, chief of the Office of Administrative and Management Analysis Services (OAMAS) at the National Library of Medicine, has been chosen 2014 Federal Engineer of the Year. The citation reads, "For Exceptional Services and Contributions to the Design and Construction Improvements of the National Library of Medicine." The prestigious award is from the Chief Engineer of the US Public Health Service, The Engineer Professional Advisory Committee and National Society of Professional Engineers Professional Engineers in Government. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Clouston syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/clouston-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: sporadic hemiplegic migraine
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/sporadic-hemiplegic-migraine (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: ophthalmo-acromelic syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/ophthalmo-acromelic-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: GRACILE syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/gracile-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: CASK-related intellectual disability
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/cask-related-intellectual-disability (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Björnstad syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/bjornstad-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: alternating hemiplegia of childhood
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/alternating-hemiplegia-of-childhood (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 5, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces "Native Voices" Classroom Activities and Lesson
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Division of Specialized Information Services has released classroom activities and lesson plans to supplement the Web site for its Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness exhibition. Designed for students in grades 6-12, these classroom activities and lesson plans familiarize students with the health and medicine of Native Americans, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians. The activities and lesson plans, incorporating Native Voices exhibition Web site content material and other NLM online educational/science resources, are available at: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/nativ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 20, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM’s Jerry Sheehan Receives CENDI Meritorious Service Award
NLM's Jerry Sheehan Receives CENDI Meritorious Service Award (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: white sponge nevus
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/white-sponge-nevus (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Warsaw breakage syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/warsaw-breakage-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: microcephaly-capillary malformation syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/microcephaly-capillary-malformation-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Meier-Gorlin syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/meier-gorlin-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: megalencephaly-capillary malformation syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/megalencephaly-capillary-malformation-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: ichthyosis with confetti
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/ichthyosis-with-confetti (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Director Donald A.B. Lindberg to Receive Paul Evan Peters Award
Honors Notable Achievements in Creation and Use of Network-Based Information Resources (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM to Promote infoSIDA & Latino Health Awareness on Valentine’s Day
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) will be promoting the infoSIDA Web site through a multi-platform media outreach effort culminating in a Twitter discussion on Valentine's Day. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: fragile XE syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/fragile-xe-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 4, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: hereditary diffuse gastric cancer
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/hereditary-diffuse-gastric-cancer (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 28, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: erythrokeratodermia variabilis et progressiva
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/erythrokeratodermia-variabilis-et-progressiva (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: biotin-thiamine-responsive basal ganglia disease
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/biotin-thiamine-responsive-basal-ganglia-disease (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: autosomal recessive congenital stationary night blindness
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/autosomal-recessive-congenital-stationary-night-blindness (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Michael E. DeBakey Award Nominations due February 21, 2014
The Michael E. DeBakey Library Services Outreach Award for outstanding service to rural or underserved communities was established by the Friends of the National Library of Medicine (FNLM) to recognize the contributions to medical education and librarianship by Michael E. DeBakey and to honor a practicing health sciences librarian who serves such a community. The deadline for nominations is February 21. Please submit nominations by email to Ronica Lu or via fax to 301.657.1296. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 14, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Peters anomaly
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/peters-anomaly (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 14, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Adams-Oliver syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/adams-oliver-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 14, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news