NLM Classification Updated, April 30, 2013
The online National Library of Medicine Classification, available at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/class/, has been issued in a newly revised edition as of April 30, 2013. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 30, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: progressive pseudorheumatoid dysplasia
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 30, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Careers @ NLM
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 30, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces the new Director of Acquisitions
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Library Operations Division Announces Two Appointments: John Kilbourne and Dianne Babski
National Library of Medicine Associate Director for Library Operations (LO) Joyce Backus has announced the appointment of Dr. John Kilbourne as the head of the Medical Subject Headings Section (MeSH) and Dianne Babski as the deputy associate director for Library Operations. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine’s Genetics Home Reference Web Site Celebrates 10th Anniversary
On April 25, 2003, the National Library of Medicine launched Genetics Home Reference (GHR), a free online resource about human genetics created for patients, families, and the general public (http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/). The Web site provides a bridge between the public's questions about human genetics and the rich technical data that has emerged from the Human Genome Project (observing the 10th anniversary of its completion on April 25th) and other genomic research. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 22, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Ohdo syndrome, Maat-Kievit-Brunner type
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: intrauterine growth restriction, metaphyseal dysplasia, adrenal hypoplasia congenita, and genital anomalies
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Horner syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: desmoid tumor
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Caffey disease
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: autosomal recessive hypotrichosis
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 18, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Funding Support (Grant) Information in MEDLINE/PubMed - 2013
An important aspect of scientific publication is the indication of funding support. The Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), which is used by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) to describe the content of journal articles for MEDLINE, includes Publication Types to identify financial support of the research that resulted in the published papers when that support is mentioned in the articles: (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 17, 2013 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 - April 15, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Detailed Indexing Statistics: 1965-2012 [Updated]
MEDLINE consists of completed citations indexed with MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 12, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MEDLINE®: Number of Citations to English Language Articles; Number of Citations Containing Abstracts [Updated]
The page has been updated with fiscal year 2012 data. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 12, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MEDLINE Data Entry by Fiscal Year [Updated]
The page has been updated to reflect data entry for MEDLINE for fiscal year 2012. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 12, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Citations Added to MEDLINE by Fiscal Year [Updated]
The graph and chart below reflect the number of indexed citations added to MEDLINE during each fiscal year since 1995. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 12, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Azúcar en la sangre
MedlinePlus: Azúcar en la sangre (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 11, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Congressional Justification FY2014
2014 Congressional Justification (PDF) (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 10, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Hiperglucemia
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 10, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Blood Sugar
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 9, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Hyperglycemia
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 9, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NISO Publishes Recommended Practice PIE-J: Presentation & Identification of E-Journals
Recommendations Ensure Long-Term Online Accessibility to Scholarly Journals Even After Title and Publisher Changes (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 4, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Releases Extensible Markup Language (XML) for IndexCat™ Data
Data Includes More than 3.7 Million Bibliographic Items Spanning Five Centuries (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 4, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Value Set Authority Center Publishes Annual Update for 2014 Eligible Hospital Clinical Quality Measure Value Sets
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Source: NLM General Announcements - April 3, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM-Funded Study Offers New Insight into Statin Discontinuation
Natural Language Processing Aides Data Analysis in Large Study (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 3, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Mourns Loss of Sheldon G. Cohen, MD
Sheldon Cohen, MD, a longtime friend and supporter of the historical collections at the National Library of Medicine, died peacefully at his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland on March 26, 2013. He was 94. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 29, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Frasier syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - March 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Denys-Drash syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - March 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: What is the prognosis of a genetic condition?
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Source: NLM General Announcements - March 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM’s Dr. Clem McDonald Honored with Biomedical Informatics Chair
The Indiana University School of Medicine and the Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, a privately endowed research institute renowned for the study of healthcare quality and economic issues, are establishing an endowed chair in honor of Clem McDonald, MD,  director of the NLM Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications (LHNCBC). The holder of the chair will be responsible for furthering the academic mission in Biomedical and Health Informatics at the IU School of Medicine and the Regenstrief Institute, including specifically helping develop the careers of junior faculty members and fellows.  (Sou...
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces Kickoff of "Better Health: Evaluating Health Communication" Lectures Series
Part 1, March 4, 2013, Features Communications Expert Dr. Gary Kreps (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 28, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Mourns Loss of Former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop
Dr. C. Everett Koop died on February 25, 2013, peacefully at his home in Hanover, New Hampshire. He was 96. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 28, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Shprintzen-Goldberg syndrome
New Topic on Genetics Home Reference (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 26, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Turn the Pages of a Rare Book on Medicinal Plants from the NLM Collections
Elizabeth Blackwell (1700-1758) was the daughter of a successful Scottish merchant and one of the first women to establish herself as a botanical illustrator. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 25, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Now It’s Even Easier to Donate Journals to NLM
The National Library of Medicine, the world's largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, announces an updated version of its Journal Donation System.   The system can be accessed at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/journaldonation/ or by searching "Journal Donation System" on NLM's home page. In the system, click on "Help" for detailed instructions.     (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 25, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Selected as a Host Site for National Digital Stewardship Residency
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce its participation in the inaugural year of the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR), a ground-breaking new program created by the Library of Congress (LC) in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 20, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine announces a suite of educational resources for The Charles R. Drew Papers, an online archive on Profiles in Science Web site
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 19, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: piebaldism
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Genetics Home Reference: PDGFRB-associated chronic eosinophilic leukemia
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 15, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Lesiones por inhalación
MedlinePlus: Lesiones por inhalación (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 12, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Lesiones del plexo braquial
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 7, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Ohdo syndrome, Say-Barber-Biesecker-Young-Simpson variant
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: MPV17-related hepatocerebral mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: genitopatellar syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: auriculo-condylar syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: arterial tortuosity syndrome
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Source: NLM General Announcements - February 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Infecciones por Helicobacter pylori
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Source: NLM General Announcements - January 31, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MedlinePlus: Peso del bebé al nacer
MedlinePlus: Peso del bebé al nacer (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 30, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news