Middle Atlantic Region
Did you miss a recent webinar offered by NNLM MAR? Not to worry! We record many of our live sessions so that our Members never have to miss out on an interesting topic. Check out this recording from our latest session of Boost Box, "Accessible Library Customer Service," for an introduction to disability and approaches for evaluating library services and practices with accessibility in mind.
Highlight your Institution
Let us shine a spotlight on the amazing work you do! NNLM MAR is always interested in learning about health outreach projects and activities that are happening in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Share your story with us to receive a Member Highlight on the MARquee!
The Summer/Fall 2018 issue of The MAReport is now available! This quarter we're featuring the opioid epidemic, Health Literacy Month, PubMed Labs, LGBT health information resources, family health history and genetics. Bonus: Meet our new Health Programming Coordinator, Michael!
Health Literacy Month
October is Health Literacy Month, a time to raise health literacy awareness in your institution and in your community! Not sure where to start? Check out the Health Literacy Toolkit from the Libraries Transform campaign, which includes key messages, program ideas and downloadable marketing materials, including bookmark templates and social media graphics. Looking for more? Read Michelle Burda's recent MAReport article that is all about Health Literacy month! Bonus: NNLM MAR member organizations can order up to 9 Libraries Transform posters from us, for free!
Interested in training opportunities from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine? Here are just a few of our upcoming classes: