George Strawley, MLIS, MA, MS

Idaho/Montana/Utah Engagement Specialist, Region 4

George Strawley, M.L.I.S., works on providing access to health information and programs through libraries as well as on the planning and implementation of funding aimed at addressing health disparities. A former librarian in both the public and community college settings, he is based at the University of Utah, where he serves as Library Engagement Specialist for Region 4 of the Network of the National Library of Medicine.

Classes I Teach

Event Title Summary
Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library This 4-week, 4 credit-hour self-paced online class covers the health information seeking behavior of consumers and the role of the librarian in the provision of health information for the public.
Providing Mental Health Information at Your Library Responding to questions involving topics on mental health is challenging even for the most experienced librarian. In this 1-hour webinar, participants will learn how to effectively respond to requests for mental health information at their libraries.
R4 Connections - Library Telehealth Partnerships: Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead This one-hour webinar will examine telehealth partnerships in libraries.
Region 4: NNLM Day at MLA 2023 Meet the NNLM Region 4 during NNLM Day at MLA 2023!
Telehealth 101: What libraries need to know (July 10-August 7, 2023) This class introduces telehealth, why it’s important, and how it enables people to have greater access to quality healthcare. Explore how different libraries provided patrons in their communities with access to telehealth services.
Telehealth 101: What libraries need to know (June 12 - July 12, 2023) This class introduces telehealth, why it’s important, and how it enables people to have greater access to quality healthcare. Explore how different libraries provided patrons in their communities with access to telehealth services.

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