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True North: Navigating Your Way to Freely Available Public Health Resources

Class Details

Before the session, you will want to complete the following steps. Be prepared to share some of your experiences.

1) Consider a public health question of interest to you or your patrons to which you would like to find an answer.
2) List no less than 3 sources consulted by you to help answer that question.
3) List why you selected each of your resources and in which format it exists.

Class Date:
Region/Office: National
Aug 14, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM ET
Instructor(s):
Cecilia Vernes, Education Coordinator
Contact:
Continuing Education Credits: 
0

This is a collaborative course that covers concepts related to searching for freely available public health resources, reviewing resources for bias, and thinking outside-the-box for your search strategies. Join in this session as we review pressing issues in public health!
 

Objectives: 

By the end of this class participants will be able to:

  1. Select effective search approaches to help answer a public health question and ensure all aspects of the question have been addressed. 
  2. Sort domain areas and their corresponding resources 
  3. Examine and analyze the biases of a given resource