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Title:
The Medical Library Association guide to developing consumer health collections
ISBN:
9781442281707

9781442281691
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Physical Description:
xxi, 151 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
How and where to begin: the main ingredients -- Your library's neighborhood and its effects on the health of your community -- Building the collection -- Grants -- Staff customer service -- Library privacy and confidentiality -- Community outreach planning -- Health literacy and librarians -- Multicultural/inclusive consumer health information -- Where consumers go to find health information: apps, social media, and Wikipedia -- Consumer health information outreach for every library.