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The Public Librarian’s Guide to Providing Consumer Health Information
Barbara Casini, Andrea Kenton for the Public Library Association
Item Number: 978-0-8389-8200-6
Publisher: PLA
Price: $32.00
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120 pages
9" x 11"
ISBN-13: 978-0-8389-8200-6
Year Published: 2002
This work reviews the ways in which the public library can fulfill its role in consumer health information delivery. It will cover assessing community health needs; conducting a health information reference interview; developing and managing a health collection; providing health education programming, developing partnerships with other health information providers; possible funding for a health information service; and using the Internet and online resources for this mission.

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