National Network of Libraries of Medicine Announces New Web Site
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) announces a a new web site: "Public Libraries and Community Partners: Working Together to Provide Health Information" - //nnlm.gov/libinfo/community.
This web resource is intended to serve as a guide to encourage health information partnerships among public libraries, members of the NN/LM, and local health or community-based organizations. The site includes background information about consumer health as well as suggestions for providing health information services. There are also six Guides with extensive information for organizations that are interested in preparing health outreach projects in their local communities. These projects are examples of how public libraries and other agencies can apply for funding from the NN/LM or other sources.