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News from the Northwest and Beyond

Jun

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Consumer Health Minute: Vaccines

Posted by on June 18th, 2019 0 comments Tags: ,

According to the CDC the number of measles cases in the first five months of 2019 has surpassed the total number of cases each year for the past 25 years. More than likely, your community has been affected even by just reading the news, social media, or knowing someone living in areas that have reported… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Health Observances, Public Libraries, Training & Education


Jun

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Seattle in January, ALA Midwinter

Posted by on June 17th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Today’s guest post is from Karen Schaefer, Director of Langlois Public Library in Oregon.  Langlois Public Library became a network member a little over a year ago when Karen learned about NNLM and began attending our classes. She applied for our PNR Professional Development award to attend ALA Midwinter.  In this post, Karen shares her… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from Network Members, Public Libraries, Training & Education


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Libraries Connecting You to Coverage

Posted by on June 12th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

The next PNR Rendezvous webinar session will be focusing on the Public Library Association (PLA) health insurance education initiative. Libraries Connecting You to Coverage, is part of a national partnership made possible by funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Community Catalyst.  This webinar will help public library staff better understand the importance of… Read More »

Posted in: Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from Network Members, Public Libraries, Training & Education


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