This session will provide an introduction on how libraries can strengthen their roles within the communities they serve through health outreach using ALA’s Libraries Transforming Communities (LTC) initiative. Learn about free and reliable health information resources and ready – to – use materials. The focus will be on teaching libraries how to proactively create a culture of health for their users. Attendees will leave this session with resources to begin health outreach implementation at their library. Co-sponsored by ASCLA's Consumer Health Information Librarians Interest Group.
Meeting Type: Ticketed Event
Interests: Community Engagement, Outreach Services, Public Services
Library Type: Academic, Community College, Medical, Prison Library, Public, Special, Undergraduate
Cost: Ticketed Event. Not included with registration.