The goal of the NNLM is to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health by providing U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information and improving individuals' access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health.
The University of Washington Health Sciences Library serves as the Regional Medical Library (RML) for Region 5, which provides programs, services, and dedicated support for NNLM Members in Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, and U.S. Territories and Freely Associated States in the Pacific.
Looking for assistance? Browse our staff directory to find contact information, and get to know the RML staff by reading their personal bios.
Member organizations are eligible for benefits and services, including: NNLM funding, access to training, partnership opportunities, free educational and printed materials, NLM Traveling Exhibitions, and institutional recognition as a Network Member.
New Funding Opportunities from Region 5
We are pleased to announce new funding opportunities for NNLM Members in Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, and U.S. Territories and Freely Associated States in the Pacific. For more information on the two new awards, including eligibility criteria, funding period, project ideas and application instructions, please visit the award pages:
Applications submitted by 5PM PT, 6/28/22 will receive first consideration.
Is your NNLM user and membership current?
NNLM Organizational Membership Account
Your library or organization is invited to join the Network with others in our mutual goal to ensure equitable access to quality biomedical and health information by health professionals and the public.
Joining the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) is free.
Create an account to join the NNLM.
NNLM Individual User Account
You will be prompted to create an NNLM User Account when registering for classes. This is not the same as being an organizational member. Creating a User Account will make registering for future classes and webinars easier, and it helps keep track of the classes you registered for.
Learn how to create and update an individual user account on the Region 5 blog.
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Membership: If your organization is interested in becoming a member of the NNLM, you can sign up here. It's free!
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