UTRGV SOM Library Individualized Health Information Program Partner 2019-2020

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - School of Medicine Libraries will partner with the public libraries in the Rio Grande Valley counties of Cameron, Hidalgo, Willacy and Starr to extend the educational offerings of the program, promote the National Library of Medicine resources, provide health information in-service training for library staff, and raise awareness of the program. NNLM SCR Community Engagement Coordinator will provide program support and coordination. Services offered will include developing and offering health information and education outreach sessions with the goal of having educational programming integrated into each public library system in the four counties. This is a grant funded project with an end date of April 30, 2020.

Project Details

Organization Name

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - Ramirez Library

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

Kathleen Carter

Start Date
May 1, 2019
End Date
April 30, 2020
Funding Amount
General Public
Library or Information Professional