FLICC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT MA2005-9
FLICC Orientations to Federal Libraries and Information Centers
A Great Escape!
National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health
As part of a series of orientations to libraries and information
centers, FLICC is offering an opportunity for federal librarians to
become acquainted with the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the
National Institutes of Health (NIH). Peer into the past, present, and
future of medicine at the world's largest medical library. Founded in
1836, NLM has high-tech wonders like virtual cadavers and vast databases
that exist side by side with a rich historical collection. The program
* Welcome, introduction and building tour
* Tour of "Changing the Face of Medicine," exhibition on
America's women physicians
* NLM databases and customer service
* The Visible Human Project, showcasing male and female cyber cadavers
Friday, January 28, 2005
9:30 a.m.--12:30 p.m.
NIH Building 38A, The Lister Hill Center, Center Drive, near Rockville
Pike, Bethesda, MD--NLM Visitor Center, first floor.
Directions and Special Instructions
Visit the NLM Web site for directions and parking information at
Metro's Medical Center stop on the Red Line is 300 yards from the
FLICC Education Working Group
Free, but advanced telephone registration is required. Call the FLICC
office to register at (202) 707-4800 or visit the FLICC Educational
Programs Web site at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html to register
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Limited to 40 attendees.
Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at (202)
707-6362 TTY or [log in to unmask]
Call FLICC (202) 707-4800; TTY (202) 707-4995.
Please notify FLICC (202) 707-4800 if you cannot attend so those on the
waiting list have an opportunity to register.