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Aug

15

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Kindling Health Topics through Kindles

Posted by on August 15th, 2019 0 comments

Today’s guest post is from one of the NNLM PNR Mini Outreach awardees. Pam Thompson, Branch Manager of the Calispel Valley Library, in Cusick, Washington, reports about their project where Kindles were purchased and loaded with books and information on relevant health topics to their community. Our Mini Outreach award was entitled; Health Topics on… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from Network Members, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Jul

25

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Connecting with PNW at the Libraries are Partners in Health Seminar in Bethesda, MD

Posted by on July 25th, 2019 0 comments

Today’s post is from Sara Cobb, Wellness Director at the Nampa Public Library in Nampa, ID. Sara was one of six public library staff to attend the “Libraries are Partners in Health” seminar held on the NIH campus in Bethesda. MD earlier this summer. This post gives the perspective of an attendee and partners well… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Funding, News from Network Members, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Jul

18

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Langlois Village Healthy Initiative

Posted by on July 18th, 2019 0 comments

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. Her library applied for the Technology & Community award.  In this post, Karen shares how the library used… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, News from Network Members, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries, Technology

Jun

17

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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

Jun

12

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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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