The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland, is the world's largest biomedical library and the developer of electronic information services that delivers data to millions of scientists, health professionals and members of the public around the globe, every day.
The National Library of Medicine partners with national library networks to provide support and funding for community-focused programs.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University (WSU) is nationally recognized and is Michigan's only urban research university offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students.
WSU Library Information System (WSULS) consists of five major libraries and an ALA-accredited School of Library and Information Science. Wayne State University Libraries rank among the top 60 libraries in the Association for Research Libraries.
Shiffman Medical Library community health projects have been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Grant Number 1UG4LM012346-01 with The University of Iowa, and Wayne State University Libraries for Vera P. Shiffman Medical Library Outreach Services.