From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Thursday, March 29, 2018
3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

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Conference Room, Hamburg Public Library, 102 Buffalo St. Hamburg , NY 14075, (716) 649-4415


This class is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred language of the population. Background information on refugees and immigrants in the U.S. and their unique health issues will be presented. Participants will have the opportunity to become familiar with the features and scope of several Internet resources. The class will be taught via Moodle and includes short readings, videos, and activities

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Lydia Collins, MLIS
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Lydia Collins, MLIS, is Consumer Health Coordinator for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region

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