As part of the Professional Services Agreement, the Contractor agrees to provide the following services related to health information outreach: Exhibiting - Exhibit at Illinois conferences and meetings relevant to health information outreach on behalf of the GMR, highlighting NLM/NIH resources and those of the contracting institution. Instruction - As requested, provide health information instruction to members of the Contractor's greater community. This may include training on NCBI resources to local public health nurses or practitioners; community health instruction to general members of the community; or 'train-the-trainer' type events. The Contractor will also be continuing support for the NExT Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence project, which provides continuing education in evidence-based practice to public health nursing. See for further information. Reference and Provision of Information - Provide library reference services to members of the Contractor's greater community; search for scholarly and consumer health information related to topics of interest as requested. Partner with local organizations such as public libraries, community colleges, community-based organizations, and others to provide authoritative health information to underserved populations. Create instructional materials such as handouts and flyers, either original creations or compiled resources from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine and other similar organizations. Other Outreach Activities - As identified by the contractor and/or the GMR and approved by the GMR, the contractor may engage in other outreach activities that support the mission of the NNLM.

Project Details

Organization Name

University of Illinois at Chicago - Peoria

Organization Type
Academic institution
All of Us
Health sciences library
Project Lead


Start Date
September 1, 2018
End Date
April 30, 2019
Funding Amount
Student, College & Post-grad
General Public
Library or Information Professional
Public Health Professional