During the COVID-19 pandemic, “makers” have come together to design, 3D print, and distribute medical supplies.
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The NIH Library is here to help you—online—with your teleworking information and research needs.
The NIH Library now offers full-text search capabilities of articles directly from the main search box on the Library’s homepage.
Experience Virtual Reality and Innovative Technologies at the NIH Library during the Research Festival
We will be showcasing technologies, resources, and services the Library makes available to NIH staff. Come experience innovative technologies and leave inspired by how the Library can support your research.
Have you ever been doing online research and come across the NIH Library’s Full-text Plus! button? If so, you have experienced how the NIH Library staff is working behind the scenes to make sure you have seamless access to full-text content. We are always looking for ways to improve these services. Starting in October, we are introducing NIH Library Go, which will replace the Full-text Plus! button.
Blender is a powerful, open source program that allows a wide range of creative work. This free class will focus on how to use Blender to create 3D models that can be printed on one of the NIH Library’s 3D printers.
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.