Health Resources

Florida Libraries As Health Information Providers: Healthy Maitland

The myriad of roles Florida libraries play in the health of their communities is ever-evolving. This webinar aims to explore the health-related contributions that programs at the Maitland Public Library make to the Maitland community. The Maitland Public Library has been at the forefront of health information provision, with programs including Fresh for Kids healthy …

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Health Happens in Libraries: Prioritizing Patron and Partner Engagement

A webinar with WebJunction and ZeroDivide exploring inventive patron and partner engagement approaches which have been implemented by libraries in conjunction with the initial open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act. Staying attuned to community needs and engaging strong partners to address those needs are hallmarks of 21st century public librarianship. Libraries across the …

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Health Happens in Libraries: Health Information Resources for Library Staff

Join this WebJunction webinar to learn more about the health information resources available through the National Library of Medicine and the NN/LM to help strengthen your own library’s health information services and improve the health literacy of your community. Public libraries provide a variety of health reference services and public programs to support community health …

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State Library Online: Health e-Resources

State Library of Florida Webinar Series If You Work For The State, We Work For You! Join the staff of the State Library of Florida to learn about the wide variety of resources and services available to State Agency Employees. This webinar will introduce state employees to various health related databases available to them from …

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Health Happens in Libraries: Supporting Patron Information Needs

In this November 26 webinar we’ll hear from library representatives about the types of information requests they have received in the first several weeks of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act, and what they have learned in responding. The Health Insurance Marketplace associated with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) opened on October 1. Many …

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Alzheimer’s Care Training for Library Staff – Afternoon (SEFLIN)

This workshop will provide tools and information geared towards library staff who work with patrons and communities facing the realities of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. In addition, staff who have friends or family that are affected by this disease will learn what resources are available so that they can best support their loved …

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Alzheimer’s Care Training for Library Staff – Morning (SEFLIN)

This workshop will provide tools and information geared towards library staff who work with patrons and communities facing the realities of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. In addition, staff who have friends or family that are affected by this disease will learn what resources are available so that they can best support their loved …

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What You Don’t Know about the FEL Health Resources (Online)

This workshop will focus on using the health resources available through FEL. Did you know you could find surgery videos in Health and Wellness Resource Center and Health Reference Center Academic? How about using these resources for healthy living – find recipes, exercise tips, and more? Tune into this workshop to uncover ways to use …

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