When: Thursday, Jan 31 | 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Location: ICTC Humber

Days: Thursday. Event Types: Session. Sectors: Health Libraries.


In the light of increased focus on consumer health information and patient education, finding effective ways of promoting health literacy becomes of special importance for both public and health libraries. This panel will discuss existing partnership models in the provision of health information to consumers in libraries in Ontario, across North America and internationally. The benefits, challenges and barriers, and evaluation and promotion of specific collaborative projects will be discussed.