1. Making authoritative health information and health education accessible to the public. 2. Providing education in locating, understanding and accessing quality health information. 3. Increasing understanding and engagement in the Research Program. 4. Providing education on personal health information which will enable individuals to make informed decisions concerning their healthcare. 5. Offering in-service education to library staff to increase knowledge and skills in providing health information to the community. To accomplish these objectives, the NOLA Public Library will provide staffing, programming and administrative support to accomplish the goals of the program. The project duration will be May 1, 2018 - April 30, 2019.
New Orleans Public Library - Main Branch