About NLM in Focus

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We provide an inside look at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world’s largest medical library.

NLM in Focus highlights the people and products making a difference in scientific discovery and public health. Here you’ll read about research conducted by NLM scientists and grantees, the library’s fascinating collections, and unique ways NLM and its partner libraries bring information to the public.

NLM in Focus is a product of the NLM Office of Communications and Public Liaison, under the NLM Office of the Director. NLM is part of the National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services.

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