Trusted Health Resources for Parents and Caregivers
January 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
More and more people search for health information online. Often, they are searching for health information for children or a loved one, yet they do not know where to look for quality health information or how to evaluate the information they find. Using a life course perspective, participants will learn about specific trusted consumer health resources to use with their patrons. Participants will also learn tips and tricks for conducting consumer health reference interviews.
This course has been developed and will be taught by Abigail Pate, an intern with the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, MidContinental Region. She is currently completing her Master of Library Science at Emporia State University. 1 hour of MLA CE eligible for the Consumer Health Information Specialization (pending approval).