NLM's Data Science Open House encourage collaboration amongst all member of the Library's staff

Data Science Takes Flight at NLM

  One year after kicking off a data science training program, NLM celebrated by hosting a data science open house for staff on August 27. During the half-day event with a flight theme, more than 300 employees collected a data science passport that could be stamped by checking out posters, participating in a trivia game,…

Photo of Selma DeBakey (left, 1915-2013) and Lois DeBakey, PhD (right, 1920-2016).

NLM Celebrates Acquisition of Selma and Lois DeBakey Papers

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has acquired the papers of sisters Selma DeBakey (1915-2013) and Lois DeBakey, PhD (1920-2016), pioneers in biomedical communications who used humor as one of their signature teaching techniques. These remarkable women also wrote extensively about the responsibilities of authors, editors, and reviewers and on topics such as literary ethics…