Online Lectures and Article Recommendations Featuring Your NIH Colleagues

Are you looking for ways to keep up with the latest in science? Are you interested in viewing presentations from your NIH colleagues, or browsing their recommended articles? The NIH Library introduces HSTalks Online lectures and Faculty Opinions, two online resources that can help you access online lectures and article recommendations.


Biomedical & Life Sciences Online Lectures from HSTalks

The NIH Library is pleased to offer the HSTalks Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection. This lecture series features renowned world experts (including NIH researchers and scientists) presenting on a broad range of topics from basic science to therapeutic interventions.

Whether you are interested in the latest on COVID-19 or the use of artificial intelligence in medicine, HSTalks provides access to over 2,900 lectures at introductory, intermediate, and highly advanced levels. Users can browse and search the collection by subject, speaker and institution. New series and talks are added monthly, and users can sign up for an account to access content offline and earn CME and CPD credits. Example subjects include:

Learn more about the HSTalks lectures in this six-minute video


Faculty Opinions Article Recommendation Services

Are you looking for a way to stay on top of key research articles in biology and medicine? Do you want to quickly find articles that are relevant to you, and then see expert opinions and key points about those articles? Try Faculty Opinions, an article recommendation service that can help you discover the science you shouldn't miss. Get started now by checking out what your NIH colleagues are recommending

Faculty Opinions (previously known as F1000 Prime) can fuel your discovery of research with precision and confidence and save you time by helping you quickly find key scientific publications. This article discovery service is powered by a worldwide faculty of over 8,000 leading researchers in biology and medicine. All Faculty Opinion articles are reviewed by experts and then rated, categorized, and evaluated in a brief commentary that outlines the value of the science. 

The NIH Library provides subscription access to Faculty Opinions for NIH staff. This means you can access article recommendations and rankings in Faculty Opinions now without registering, as long as you are on the NIH network or VPN. 

If you want the full benefits of Faculty Opinions, register for an account (select "Register in the top right-hand corner). Once registered, you can comment on article recommendations, save your searches, get alerts, customize your homepage, follow your favorite faculty members, and more. You can even nominate someone to be a Faculty Opinion expert reviewer.