Recording and Links for December 19 GMR Update Now Available

Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)

December 24, 2016

(via Molly Olmstead, National Network of Libraries of Medicine – Greater Midwest Region)

A recording of the December GMR Update (recorded Monday, December 19) is now available on YouTube. Below is an annotated list of the topics discussed with links to each talking point in the video.

2:30 — new NNLM director

3:29 — digital storytelling competition for Native American Heritage Month

4:21 — NIH Request for Information on data management strategies

5:02 — NLM seeks input on strategic plan

7:00 — new NN/LM website

7:47 — new website: members database and user accounts

11:03 — new website: give us your input!

12:27 — education needs assessment, communication report

15:42 — professional development on the new website

17:58 — upcoming training opportunities

18:38 — Midwest Collaborative for Library Services

20:42 — Coming soon: new courses, new blog, webinar series, journal club

23:25 — Professional development awards

Additionally, here are all the sites referenced during the presentation.

Native American Digital Storytelling Competition

NIH Request for Information: Data Management

NLM seeks input on strategic plan

MCLS: Fix your stats, stat!

MCLS: Focus on your users

MCLS: Writing for the web


Don’t hesitate to contact the GMR Office, at, if you have any questions about the content covered in this presentation.


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