Golden Academy award statue as a flat illustration against a dark blue background

NLM at the Oscars?

With the Oscars coming up this weekend, we present NLM’s nominees for the 2019 Academy Awards. Neither made the short list of the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences, so you won’t see them during Sunday’s telecast, but that doesn’t mean they’re not worth watching. Our first nominee, in the category of Animated Short…

Storytime at the laundromat: a woman holds an open book toward a few children as she reads to them

Wash, Rinse, Dry—and Fold in Learning

Video transcript The National Library of Medicine is reaching people where they live, work, play, and even do laundry. Through the “Wash and Learn” program in Minnesota, librarians read to children stories that encourage healthy habits while parents learn how to use MedlinePlus to find quality health information. “The Wash and Learn program was a pilot project funded by our Greater Midwest…