Class Recordings

Browse recordings of past NNLM webinars from Jan 1, 2020 - current. To see curated playlists by topic, audience, or region, visit the NNLM YouTube channel.

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Yoga as an Act of Self-care for Librarians

Yoga is both a movement-based and breath-based practice. While many people in America practice it, it has historically served those who are wealthy, white, and non-disabled and been sold as part of the "wellness" movement and "self-care" movements. This session will start with a brief chair yoga session, then follow with a very brief history of yoga and yoga programs at libraries and how it is currently being researched as an intervention in the biomedical and psychological fields.
Date: January 7, 2021

Evaluation Pathways: 5 Steps to Evaluation December 18, 2021

Date: December 18, 2020

Help Develop RNA-based Medicines Through Citizen Science Online Presentation and Q&A

Date: December 16, 2020

From Problem to Prevention: Evidence-Based Public Health

Curious about evidence-based public health (EBPH) but not sure where to start? This class explains the basics of evidence-based public health (EBPH) and highlights essentials of the EBPH process such as identifying the problem, forming a question, searching the literature, and evaluating the intervention.  The purpose of this class is to provide an introduction to the world of evidence based public health and to give those already familiar with EBPH useful information that can be applied in their practices.

Date: December 10, 2020

PNR Rendezvous: Better On The Outside After Being Inside - Improving Health Literacy and Self-Care For Incarcerated Persons

This presentation describes findings from an Information Resource Grant to Reduce Health Disparities project, funded by the National Library of Medicine. The project aims to engage justice-involved individuals with health education to enhance their knowledge and use of health services and resources. The consent materials, needs assessment, health-related educational modules, as well as pre-and post-intervention questionnaires were made available to justice-involved individuals in ten participating correctional facilities using an existing, secure tablet-based system.
Date: December 9, 2020

NNLM Resource Picks: Public Programming and NLM Traveling Exhibitions

Date: December 2, 2020

DNA to Z: Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing

This webinar class provides an overview of the history and current state of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing, which has become extremely popular in recent years. The differences between ancestry and health testing are explored. The veracity of claims commonly made by testing companies are assessed, and concerns and challenges surrounding these tests are examined. Attendees learn where to go to find essential background information about genetics needed to understand DTC tests and how to locate more advanced professional assistance.
Date: November 20, 2020

Rural Health Resources, November 19, 2020

Evidence shows that there are marked health disparities between those living in rural areas versus their urban counterparts. Not only do rural residents suffer from higher incidence of chronic illness, they also have limited access to primary care services and are more likely to be uninsured or under-insured. This webinar will describe hallmarks of rural America, identify access challenges of living in rural communities, and equip participants with tools to service the health information needs of those living in rural communities.
Date: November 19, 2020

¡Crea tu propio sensor de calidad del aire con!

Date: November 18, 2020

Citizen Science & Libraries: Create your own air quality sensor with (Nov 18, 2020)

Date: November 18, 2020
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