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Finding aid to the HealthNet News archive, 1992-2014

History of Medicine Division





Summary Information
Title: HealthNet News archive
Creator: SatelLife
Dates: 1992-2014
Extent: 7 linear ft., (5 boxes + artifact)
Abstract:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. SatelLife communications antenna from Mali; photograph scrapbooks; organizational records; videos from the early years of SatelLife and its HealthNet system in Africa; electronic archive of the early days of HealthNet News (1992-2005) The archive is on a CD-ROM. Included is a search engine which can perform a simple word search.

Call number: HMD MS ACC 2014-009
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Access Restrictions:

Unprocessed collection. Access is restricted. See Reference Librarian for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

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Provenance:

Gift, Leelah McCullough, FHI 360, 5/6/2014, Accession #2014-009.


101647466Finding Aid to the HealthNet News archive, 1992-2014Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division2.0History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine.
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Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARCedit.Finding aid is written in English

National Library of Medicine

Finding aid to the HealthNet News archive, 1992-2014

History of Medicine Division




Descriptive Summary

SatelLifeHealthNet News archive Dates: 1992-20147 linear ft., (5 boxes + artifact)HMD MS ACC 2014-009 Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine Collection materials primarily in EnglishAbstract:UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. SatelLife communications antenna from Mali; photograph scrapbooks; organizational records; videos from the early years of SatelLife and its HealthNet system in Africa; electronic archive of the early days of HealthNet News (1992-2005) The archive is on a CD-ROM. Included is a search engine which can perform a simple word search.Provenance:

Gift, Leelah McCullough, FHI 360, 5/6/2014, Accession #2014-009.

Access Restrictions:

Unprocessed collection. Access is restricted. See Reference Librarian for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

Archives and manuscript collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in any collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications for which the National Library of Medicine assumes no responsibility.

Biographical/Historical Note

HealthNet News, the first electronic health news in Africa. The majority of subscribers are in Africa (45 countries) and primarily physicians. Agreements with 25 medical publishers granted royalty free permission to use their content (abstracts and selected full texts) in the newsletters. The text of each issue is embedded within an email message.


SatelLife communications antenna from Mali; photograph scrapbooks; organizational records; videos from the early years of SatelLife and its HealthNet system in Africa; electronic archive of the early days of HealthNet News (1992-2005) The archive is on a CD-ROM. Included is a search engine which can perform a simple word search.

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    Collection Scope and Content Note

    SatelLife communications antenna from Mali; photograph scrapbooks; organizational records; videos from the early years of SatelLife and its HealthNet system in Africa; electronic archive of the early days of HealthNet News (1992-2005) The archive is on a CD-ROM. Included is a search engine which can perform a simple word search.