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  • Director's Message―December 2017

    With the holiday season upon us, it is a great time to reflect on the past year, celebrate our many successes, and plan for the future. In my previous messages, I’ve highlighted some of the NIH Library’s achievements over 2017.

  • Hour of Code Classes at the NIH Library

    The NIH Library is participating in the Hour of Code by hosting four hands-on coding classes, December 4–6, at the NIH Library and online via webinar. Because these classes are hands-on, they are being offered for a little more than an hour.

  • Become a Friend of the NIH Library

    We are looking for NIH staff to join the Friends of the NIH Library group to help us better understand the Library’s programs and services from a customer perspective.

  • NIH Celebrates Pi Day

    The Greek letter π is the symbol for the irrational number representing the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. It is approximately 3.1415926. Pi Day is an annual celebration on March 14th (3/14), with this year’s being a very special Pi Day (3/14/15).

  • Print for Free @ the NIH Library

    Through the NIH Library’s Technology Sandbox, a 2014 trial of 3D printers exposed NIH staff to cutting edge technology for work and research. The pilot was so successful that the Library is now permanently offering free 3D printing services. ​​

  • Get Editing Assistance @ the NIH Library

    More than 500 journal articles written by NIH biologists appeared in PubMed within the past year. Were you one of those authors?