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Ben Franklin's nuggets of wisdom about teaching—and learning—ring as true today as they did in his Colonial America: "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." At the beginning of the new ... READ MORE
No matter where they live or work, health professionals, researchers and the public can access information from the National Library of Medicine thanks to its National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM), consisting of more than 6,000 libraries coordinated by ... READ MORE
The quest to unlock the mysteries of the human brain extends back centuries, from Aristotle, who believed the brain was a secondary cooling mechanism for the heart, to Italian scientist Camillo Golgi, whose pioneering discovery in 1873 of a cell-staining ... READ MORE
After four months in the heart of North Dakota's Indian country, the exhibition, Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness, is now on display in Alaska.The National Library of Medicine exhibition opened June 9 in Anchorage as part ... READ MORE
On Wednesday, May 14, leaders in medicine, science, IT and librarianship convened at the Natcher Center on the NIH campus to reflect on the contributions the National Library of Medicine has made over the last 30 years, and help chart ... READ MORE