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MEDLINE/PubMed Year-End Processing Activities

Tybaert S. MEDLINE/PubMed Year-End Processing Activities. NLM Tech Bull. 2012 Sep-Oct;(388):e1.

2012 September 06 [posted]
Other pertinent articles:

dotMEDLINE/PubMed Year-End Processing Activities

2013 MeSH Now Available

Cataloging News — 2013

MEDLINE Data Changes — 2013

What's New for 2013 MeSH

Newly Maintained MEDLINE for 2013 MeSH Now Available in PubMed

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is currently involved in MEDLINE year-end processing (YEP) activities. These include changing the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) and Substance Names on existing MEDLINE citations to conform with the 2013 version of MeSH, and other global changes.

Important Dates

For details about the impact on searching from November 14 to mid-December, see: Annual MEDLINE/PubMed Year-End Processing (YEP): Impact on Searching During Fall 2012.

For background information on the general kinds of changes made annually, see: Annual MEDLINE/PubMed Year-End Processing (YEP): Background Information.

By Sara Tybaert
MEDLARS Management Section

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