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Activate, Collaborate and Educate: Health Outreach and Programming in Your Community

Lydia N. CollinsConsumer Health Coordinator


NLM Health Outreach

“The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, has been a center of information innovation since its founding in 1836”.


for the National Library of Medicine


Locate Your NNLM Office URL

for National Network of Libraries of Medicine



Intro to Health Outreach

NLM Consumer Health ResourcesPartners for Health Outreach

Health Outreach/Program Ideas

Sample ProgramAGENDA


Health Outreach


Health Outreach @ Your Organization Adapted from: University of Illinois Current LIS Clips (2003)


Kaiser State Health Facts URL for Kaiser State Health Facts


How Healthy Is Your Community?URL for County Health Rankings & Roadmaps


Develop a Plan



What?When?Where?Why?How?How Much?

7 Key Questions


URL to Health Outreach and Programming Guide and URL to NNLM NEO

Logic Models – A Planning Tool


URL Birthday Party Logic Model (NNLM NEO Blog) and URL

‘Logic Models’ (NNLM NEO Blogs)

Sample Logic Model


URL to Consumer Health Toolkit (2013, Marketing Library Services p.69)

Marketing Ideas


NLM Consumer Health Resources


MedlinePlus HomepageURL for MedlinePlus


MedlinePlus Magazine

URL to MedlinePlus Magazine, URL to Order in Bulk, and

URL to Order Individual Subscriptions


HealthReachURL for HealthReach


URL for Consumer Health Resources Guide (NNLM MAR)

MAR Consumer Health


National Health Observances (NHOs)URL

for Health Outreach and Programming Resource Guide (NNLM MAR)


Partners for Health Outreach


Strength in Partnerships


Audience: Do you need help in attracting certain target audiences to your program or to the library in general? Publicity: Do you need help publicizing your program? Funding:

Do you need additional funds to present your program?People: Do you need additional people to help you plan and present your program? Space: Is your event too large for the library?

Ideas and know-how: Has another agency hosted a similar event? Presenters and performers: Are there local talents?

Think inside the library: Do library staff have connections?

URL for CA Summer Reading Program Working with Community Partners (California Library Association)Choosing a Partner


MedlinePlus OrganizationsURL for MedlinePlus Organizations


MedlinePlus Organizations (Nutrition)URL for MedlinePlus Organizations


URL for CA Summer Reading Program Working with Community Partners (California Library Association), URL to Sample Partner Letters,

URL to University of Kansas, Community Tool Box- Creating and Maintaining Partnerships

Approaching Your Community PartnerBe clear about what you want from your partner Think about how the partnership will benefit your community partner

Be preparedWorking With a PartnerCommunicateAgreements

Be PreparedFollow-upThank partner publicly and privatelyKeep in TouchPlan for Future EventsCommunity Partners (Tips)


Materials and Resources


Health Program Ideas


URL to Exhibition Program (NLM) and URL to Book a Traveling Exhibition (NLM)

NLM Traveling Exhibitions


URL to Follow, Fan and Connect with NLM

Promote NLM Resources in Your Community

Add NLM resources and news feed information to your organization’s web and social media sites!


URL for NNLM NEO Publications

Booklet 1: Getting Started With Community-Based OutreachBooklet 2:

Planning Outcomes-Based Outreach ProjectsBooklet 3: Collecting and Analyzing Evaluation Data

Measuring the Difference: Guide to Planning and Evaluating Health Information Outreach

NNLM NEO Publications


ALA Programming Librarian

URL for Programming Librarian (ALA)


URL to About Libraries Transform (American Library Association-ALA) and URL to ALA Libraries Transform Health Literacy Toolkit

ALA/NNLM Libraries Transform


Health Outreach Resource GuideURL for Health Outreach and Programming Resource Guide and

URL for MAR listserv


Locate additional slides on the NNLM class web site. URL for Activate, Collaborate, and Educate: Health Outreach and Programming in Your Community

Instructors: Insert Slides for Sample Health Program of Choice


For questions regarding the content of this presentation or to request training please contact:

Lydia N. CollinsConsumer Health Coordinator

This project is funded by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012342 with the University of Pittsburgh, Health Sciences Library System.

Web site:

Phone: 1.412.648.2065

Serving Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania




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