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Regional Medical Libraries Making a Difference: Focus on Pacific Northwest Region

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 the NLM and supported by eight Regional Medical Libraries (RMLs). NLM In Focus is showcasing…

Richard Wallace at outreach event

Reaching Out in Rural Tennessee: Librarian Helps People Live Better Lives

For Rick Wallace, health science librarian and professor at Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University (ETSU), community outreach encompasses the entire state.  He travels thousands of miles across Tennessee each year bringing vital health information to those in need, especially in rural communities. “I love getting out from behind a desk and traveling…

Librarian Richard Wallace receives the Debakey Award

Celebrating Public Service at the 2013 FNLM Gala

Four people who’ve made outstanding contributions to medicine, public health and health communications were honored by the Friends of the National Library of Medicine at its 2013 awards gala. US Congressman Chris Van Hollen, journalist and physician Sanjay Gupta, MD, scientist  Raymond F. Schinazi PhD, ScD, and librarian Richard Wallace, MSLS, EdD were recognized at…