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News

August 30, 2021: A note about Hurricane Ida

May 17, 2021: NNLM Day @ MLA'21

April 12, 2021: HSC leads health literacy outreach in a seven-state region thanks to $6.4 million grant

April 8, 2021: NLM Awards 2021-2026 Regional Medical Library Cooperative Agreements

 


About

NNLM South Central Region is now NNLM Region 3! Learn more by reading the press release, NLM Awards 2021-2026 Regional Medical Library Cooperative Agreements. You can also meet representatives of the new RMLs!

Gibson D. Lewis Health Science Library serves as the designated Regional Medical Library (RML) for the Network of the National Library of Medicine, Region 3 (NNLM R3).

NNLM R3 aims to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health through increased access to health information within the states of Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas.

 


Open Funding Opportunities

Title Amount/Application Deadline Description Funding Period/Status
Virtual Professional Development Award $500
04/01/2022 - 5:00pm

Applications ongoing until funds are expended or deadline is reached.

The purpose of the Virtual Professional Development Award is to enable individuals in Region 3 Network Member institutions to expand professional knowledge and experience to provide improved health information access to healthcare providers and consumers.

06/01/2021 to 04/01/2022

Open

Training Outreach Awards $2,000
04/01/2022 - 5:00pm

Applications ongoing until funds are expended or deadline is reached.

The award’s primary aims are to broaden access to and awareness of health information resources, with an emphasis on those resources provided by the NLM, and increase communication channels between

06/01/2021 to 04/01/2022

Open

Professional Development Award $2,000
04/01/2022 - 5:00pm

Applications ongoing until funds are expended or deadline is reached.

The purpose of the Professional Development Award is to enable individuals in Region 3 Network Member institutions to expand professional knowledge and experience to provide improved health information access to healthcare providers and consumers.

06/01/2021 to 04/01/2022

Open

Exhibit Award $2,000
04/01/2022 - 5:00pm

Applications ongoing until funds are expended or deadline is reached.

The Exhibit Award will provide funding for exhibits at state and/or local meetings of health professionals, information professionals and health consumers. It provides an opportunity to promote NLM products, Region 3 programs or Region 3 member libraries to target populations.

06/01/2021 to 04/01/2022

Open

 


Health Bytes with Region 3

Health Bytes with Region 3 is a monthly web conference presented by the Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 3 on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. The webinar highlights topics such as NLM databases, subject specific resources, and technology topics. Information on the next edition of Health Bytes with Region 3 is located below at the following link: Employing Community Wellness Liaisons to Create More Inclusive Public Libraries. To view previous Health Bytes with Region 3 webinars, please see our YouTube playlist.

 


Newsletter

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August 2021 November 2021 February 2022 May 2022

 


Contact

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Address

NNLM Region 3
UNT Health Science Center
Gibson D. Lewis Library, Room 310
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

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Visitor Information

Hours of Operation

8:00am - 5:00pm CST

 

Telephone & Email

Phone: 817-735-2223
Email: nnlmregion3@unthsc.edu

Staff Directory

Photo Name & Contact Details

Daniel Burgard
University Librarian and Vice Provost for Scholarly Information Management

Brian Leaf
Executive Director

Debbie Montenegro
Deputy Director

Edward Caldwell
Health Professions Coordinator

Jennifer Ortiz
Consumer Health Coordinator

E. Bailey Sterling
Technology & LIS Coordinator

Margie Sheppard
Community Engagement Coordinator

Katie Pierce-Farrier
Data Science Strategist

Kristi Ingram
Institute Support Specialist, FRST

Myriam Hernandez
Special Projects Consultant

We answer our phones! Please email or call any of us if you have any questions or concerns.

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