Consumer health programs for public librarians from NN/LM

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) is pleased to announce four new Consumer Health Workshops for public librarians. These workshops are designed to assist public librarians with the growing demand for consumer health information. These classes are brought to you free by the NN/LM and have also been approved for Medical Library Association Continuing Education (CE) contact hours.

To schedule a class for your library or library system, or to learn more about the NN/LM, call 1-800-338-7657 and ask for the Consumer Health Librarian. You can also visit the Web site at http://nnlm.gov.

Program titles:

  • Prescription for Success: Consumer Health Information on the Internet
  • Looking in all the Wrong Places: PubMed for Public Librarians
  • From Snake Oil to Penicillin: Evaluating Consumer Health Information on the Internet
  • Reference Rx: Developing a Consumer Health Information Service