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  • R Office Hours: Free Drop-in Consulting Service at the NIH Library

    Are you using R, but have run into a problem that has you stu​mped? Help is available! The NIH Library is pleased to offer a new drop-in consulting service for R users. R Office Hours will be held on the second Tuesday of each month from 12-2 p.m. in the NIH Library Media Room.

  • Software Carpentry Workshops at the NIH Library: Registration Now Open!

    The NIH Office of the Associate Director for Data Science and the NIH Library are pleased to host Software Carpentry Workshops taught by volunteers from the NIH community. Software Carpentry’s mission is to help researchers by teaching them core computing skills that will help them be more productive in a small research team.

  • R Office Hours: Free Drop-in Consulting Service at the NIH Library

    Are you using R, but have run into a problem that has you stumped? Help is available! The NIH Library is pleased to offer a new drop-in consulting service for R users. R Office Hours will be held on the second Tuesday of each month from 12-2 pm in the NIH Library Media Room.

  • Making Health: Inspiring Innovative Solutions for Research and Clinical Care

    The National Week of Making (June 17-23, 2016) celebrates the ingenuity and creativity of the diverse community of inventors in the Maker Movement. Join in celebrating the National Week of Making with a special symposium at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) titled “Making Health: Inspiring Innovative Solutions for Research and Clinical Care.”

  • All about APIs: From Access to Practical Uses to Be Held May 23

    Have you ever wondered how to extract the bibliographic data contained within key resources (PubMed, Web of Knowledge, Scopus) for internal projects? Scholarly publishers and databases offer APIs (application programming interfaces) to allow users the ability to systematically access data to serve a variety of research purposes.

  • BioBots Bioprinter Demonstration December 10

    The BioBot 1 is a desktop bioprinter that builds 3D tissues from cells. It has a dual extruder system that uses visible blue light to cure biomaterials without harming cells, and it has 100 um resolution.

  • 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. ​​