(one-day workshop for library and literacy staff and volunteers)
This interactive, hands-on class will introduce participants to a variety of free, authoritative consumer health resources and provide time for guided practice. The impact of health literacy and resource evaluation will be explored and participants will also discuss reference interview tips, disclaimers, and collection development in the context of consumer health information.
There is no prerequisite for this class.
Shari Clifton, MLIS, AHIP will teach this class. Shari is the Associate Director and Head of Reference and Instructional Services at the Robert M. Bird Health Sciences Library, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.