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Establishing a Health Information Literacy Partnership with a Local Public Library

Class Details

Hear about the successes and challenges of pursuing public library partnerships at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine Library in the metro Detroit area. This webinar will share the journey of establishing a partnership with Auburn Hills Public Library including how to create interdisciplinary collaborations and determine pilot programs as well as the lessons learned and future directions of the partnership.

Stephanie Swanberg is Associate Professor, Information Literacy and eLearning Librarian at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (OUWB for short!) in Rochester, MI. Stephanie's primary responsibilities include designing & delivering instructional sessions for medical students and faculty in information searching, organization, and synthesis, leading the library's outreach and community engagement activities, and providing research consultations medical student research projects including serving as a systematic review mentor.

Thursday, January 10, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Region/Office: National
Jan 10, 2019
1:00PM - 2:00PM CT

Class Overview

KernelOfKnowledge_0.pngThe Kernel of Knowledge is an expert-speaker webinar series from the Greater Midwest Region which provides one-hour sessions on topics of interest to National Network of Medical Libraries (NNLM) members throughout the year. Sessions are scheduled on an ongoing basis, check back often for upcoming presentations! All Kernel of Knowledge sessions are eligible for 1.0 contact hour of Medical Library Association continuing education credit.

Webinars from this series are recorded. Recordings can be found on the main page for this series or on our YouTube channel