8600 Rockville Pike
Other Info: The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, has been a center of information innovation since its founding in 1836. The world’s largest biomedical library, NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources on a wide range of topics that are searched billions of times each year by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. In addition, the Library coordinates a 6,000-member National Network of Libraries of Medicine that promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States.
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Administration: The director of the library is Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD .
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma*||2020|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1998|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2020|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|Previous Link resolver||LinkFinderPlus|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on Aug 8, 2020.
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