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Last Updated: May 13, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Summer Reading 2015: Super Heroes, Disaster & Health

Will super heroes be prevalent at your library this summer? If so here are some wonderful diaster and emergency preparedness and health resources from FEMA and the CDC for children, teens and adults.

The Immune Platoon


Health Observances Information (Challenge)

Locate health observance materials for 2015. If you use these resources, please notify Lydia (

NN/LM MAR Training


NN/LM MAR staff provide no-cost training session on health information resources, with an emphasis on free resources from the National Library of Medicine. Locate information about upcoming trainings and see past offerings.



Trusted health information from the National Library of Medicine. Locate information on specific diseases, conditions, and wellness topics in


Welcome to NN/LM MAR Information for Public Libraries


The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Provides freely available resources on a variety of topics for use by Public Libraries to use in their communities. Locate resources by subject using the information compiled by the Consumer Health Coordinator at the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region (NN/LM MAR).

Highlighted Resources by Population/Topic:

Adult/General/Senior Health

Health Resources for Teens

NLM's K-12 Resources

Consumer Health

Finding Health and Wellness @ the Library: A Consumer Health Toolkit for Library Staff 2nd edition

Affordable Care Act Information

Multicultural Health Resources

Health Resources in Multiple Languages 

If you have any questions or would like training on the resources listed, please contact NN/LM MAR via e-mail, or via telephone (800) 338-7657.


Of Interest to Public Libraries

NN/LM MAR Consumer Heatlh Coordinator

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Lydia Collins
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Health Sciences Library System
University of Pittsburgh
200 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
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MedlinePlus Responsive Design Webinar Info

MedlinePlus Homepage

Locate materials from the MedlinePlus Responsive Design Webinar.


MedlinePlus Magazine

NIH MedlinePlus Magazine

NIH MedlinePlus Magazine is a favorite source of trusted health information for you, whether you read it in your doctor's office, local health center, clinic, or hospital waiting room.  Free subscriptions are available.


Digital Divide & Libraries

Get a Read on This: Libraries Bridging the Digital Divide: Andrew Roskill at TEDxCharleston

Contact us at:

National Network of Libraries of Medicine

National Network Office

National Library of Medicine

8600 Rockville Pike, Bldg. 38, Room B1-E03

Bethesda, Maryland 20894


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