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Portrait Unveiled of Former NLM Director Lindberg (February 10, 2016)

On February 10, 2016, the Friends of the National Library of Medicine sponsored a special unveiling ceremony for a portrait of former NLM Director Dr. Donald A.B. Lindberg and his wife, Mary. Dr. Lindberg retired in 2015 after more than 30 years of service as NLM Director. During his tenure, the Lindbergs were a much-admired team, always closely involved with the people and activities of the Library. Read more about the portrait on NLM in Focus.

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Since its founding in 1836, the National Library of Medicine has played a pivotal role in translating biomedical research into practice and is a leader in information innovation. NLM is the world's largest medical library, and millions of scientists, health professionals and the public around the world use NLM services every day.