06/27/2018 03:08 PM EDT
The National Library of Medicine (1) assists the advancement of medical and related sciences through the collection, dissemination, and exchange of information important to the progress of medicine and health; (2) serves as a national information resource for medical education, research, and service activities of Federal and private agencies, organizations, and institutions; (3) serves as a national information resource for the public, patients, and families by providing electronic access to reliable health information issued by the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources; (4) publishes in print and electronically guides to health sciences information in the form of catalogs, bibliographies, indexes, and online databases; (5) provides support for medical library development and for training of biomedical librarians and other health information specialists; (6) conducts and supports research in methods for recording, storing, retrieving, preserving, and communicating health information; (7) creates information resources and access tools for molecular biology, biotechnology, toxicology, environmental health, and health services research; and (8) provides technical consultation services and research assistance.
06/27/2018 03:02 PM EDT
On June 15, 2018, PubMed Journals, an NCBI Labs project, was discontinued.
06/27/2018 11:31 AM EDT
NLM is a dynamic institution looking for an engineer to lead planning and design work for substantial new construction, renovation, and improvement projects for a variety of facilities, working closely with key personnel from the National Institutes of Health to see these projects through to completion.