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Consumer Health Collection Management, an on-demand course

Posted by on January 12th, 2021 Posted in: Health Information, Health Information Literacy, Public Library
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The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) has a new on-demand course available for you to include in your professional development.

Consumer Health Collection Management, is 4 credit hour online course which reviews collection management principles for health-related collections in public libraries. Watch a recorded presentation and complete 2 assignments to evaluate your own library’s health collection, and consider how you can improve your health related materials to better serve your community.

The course is worth 4 MLA (Medical Library Association) Continuing Education credits. It qualifies for MLA Consumer Health Information Specialization level 1.

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Carolyn Martin is the Consumer Health Coordinator for the NNLM Pacific Northwest Region. She works with various libraries and community organizations to increase health literacy in their communities.

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This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012344 with the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.‚Äč

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