June 13 NCBI Minute: Using EDirect to Query a Local Installation of PubMed

Next Wednesday, June 13, 2018, we’ll show you how to use EDirect to install PubMed locally and then search and retrieve records from the local instance. You will also see an analysis example that shows the significant speed improvement with … Continue reading

Formulas will be displayed in PubMed Titles and abstracts

Starting this month, we will begin displaying formulas in citation titles, abstracts and keywords in PubMed. Previously, formulas were replaced with “[Formula: see text]” (see Figure 1). With this enhancement, you will now see formulas in the PubMed summary and … Continue reading

EDirect for PubMed starts March 5

Beginning Monday, March 5, 2018, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) will present EDirect for PubMed, part of the Insider’s Guide to Accessing NLM Data. This newly expanded series of interactive workshops will introduce new users to the basics of … Continue reading

NLM Webinar: Insider’s Guide to Accessing NLM Data: Welcome to E-utilities for PubMed (Tuesday, February 13 at 1pm EST)

Want to do more with PubMed? Want to extract just the PubMed data you need, in the format you want? Dreaming of creating your own PubMed tool or interface, but don’t know where to start? Join us on Tuesday, February … Continue reading

Five new videos on YouTube: APIs, PubMed, RefSeq & more

Several videos are up on the NCBI YouTube, including recordings of recent NCBI Minute webinars. NCBI Minute: The NCBI Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) This NCBI Minute introduces the diverse group of APIs available to access NCBI database information and tools. … Continue reading

Try Our New, Experimental PubMed Search and User Interface in PubMed Labs

NLM needs your input. We are experimenting with a new PubMed search algorithm, as well as a modern, mobile-first user interface, and want to know what you think. You can try out these experimental elements at PubMed Labs, a website … Continue reading

October 4th NCBI Minute: Create, link and share your bibliography (PubMed & ORCID)

On October 4, 2017, NCBI staff will present a webinar on author disambiguation and the advantages of using an ORCID ID. Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field, but if your published research is cited in PubMed, we … Continue reading

NCBI releases newly designed dbSNP RefSNP Report – Alpha version

NCBI dbSNP is pleased to announce a newly designed Reference SNP (RefSNP, rs) Report webpage to provide enhanced performance and presentation for access to individual RefSNP records. This Alpha version of the report enables browsing of submitted and computed RefSNP … Continue reading

September 2017: NCBI to present EDirect workshop at NLM

On September 18, 2017, NCBI staff will offer a workshop on EDirect, NCBI’s suite of programs for easy command line access to literature and biomolecular records. To join the workshop, please register. NOTE: This is an in-person workshop at the … Continue reading

New on YouTube: Automate PubMed Searches & Save Citation Collections with My NCBI

The newest video on the NCBI YouTube channel will show you how to have your PubMed searches automatically run and the results emailed to you daily, weekly or monthly. You will also learn how to create PubMed collections that you … Continue reading