MLA 2020: The National Library of Medicine's Response to COVID-19
NLM Director's COVID-19 Updates
Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan, the Director of NLM, has used her blog to keep the community up to date on how NLM has responded to the pandemic. Some of her COVID-19-related blog posts include:
NLM created LitCovid, which is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about COVID-19. Watch the video below to learn how LitCovid works and the types of information it is collecting.
NLM COVID-19 Web Archive
NLM is archiving web and social media content documenting the COVID-19 outbreak as part of the Library’s ongoing Global Health Events web archive collection. Read this Circulating Now blog post to learn more.
To learn more about NLM’s intramural research program, addressing other biomedical and health information challenges, check out these resources:
- Report of the Blue Ribbon Panel Review - Intramural Research Program of the National Library of Medicine: This report summarizes the findings and recommendations of a Blue Ribbon Panel review of NLM’s intramural research program.
- Intramural Researcher Profile video: View this profile of Xiaofang Jiang, a researcher at NLM.
- Science Day at NIH video: Learn about this program in which students from the Washington D.C. area are invited to NIH to learn about careers in science and interact with NIH researchers.
Last Reviewed: July 28, 2020