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Continuing Education and Events: 12/15 - Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library

This guide contains current and upcoming events of interest to librarians, archivist, library staff, and others in Capital District Region.

Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library

Tuesday, December 15, 2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
CDLC Offices, 28 Essex Street, Albany
This hands-on class will cover the health information seeking behavior of consumers and the role of the librarian in the provision of health information for the public.

Come learn about the evolution of consumer health, health literacy and the e-patient!

Participants will be equipped with knowledge of top consumer health sites, e-patient resources and collection development core lists. We will also discuss creative ideas for health information outreach.

Lydia N. Collins is the Consumer Health Coordinator for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region (NN/LM MAR).

This program is open and free to all CDLC member library staff. We hope to see you there!

Registration is required by Monday, December 14th.

Registrants are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet to get the most from this workshop. CDLC has a small number of laptops available to borrow. Please let us know if you need one.
As always, if you register and are unable to attend, please contact Susan D'Entremont at


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Susan D'Entremont
28 Essex St
Albany NY 12206

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