EUREKA! NLM Supports Special NIH Grants Promising Big Payoffs

The National Library of Medicine contributed to NIH’s 2009 EUREKA (Exceptional, Unconventional Research Enabling Knowledge Acceleration) program, which awarded 56 grants totaling $67.4 million to support innovative research projects promising big scientific payoffs. “EUREKA awards reflect NIH’s continued commitment to funding transformative research, even if it carries more than the usual degree of scientific risk,” NIH…

Let the Healthy Times Roll! Louisiana Becomes 34th Go Local Site

Proclaiming October 28 “Go Local Day,” Gov. Bobby Jindal added Louisiana as the 31st and latest state to participate in the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus Go Local program. Go Local makes it easier and simpler to find health care services close to home. Visitors to the site can search for resources by location, by facility…