Committee for Health Information Access (CHIA)

Scope: Striving to educate the public on how to access high quality, reliable healthcare information
resources, and provide opportunities for library workers in Western New York to learn more about health


  • To actively represent the interests of Western New York library workers providing health
    information services
  • To assess, promote, and facilitate health information access to health consumers in the WNYLRC
  • To encourage collaboration, coordination, and cooperative ventures that strengthen existing
    information resources in the region and to identify and develop new ones as needed
  • To further the HLSP goals and objectives as stated in the current five-year WNYLRC Plan of

updated 11/16/2021

CHIA LibGuide 

Committee Chair: Michelle Brancato