ESLN Technology: Tablet Kits for Health Information

This NNLM grant funded project will enable the Capital District Library Council (CDLC) to preload and provide tablets to our three public library systems to distribute to their member libraries equitably. Primarily, these tablets will provide easy access to high quality online health information from the National Institute of Health’s National Library of Medicine including PubMed, and MedlinePlus. Links to other curated health information sites endorsed/vetted by the NIH will also be provided.


Project Lead: Capital District Library Council


Age Group: Adults (19-64 yrs.)
Geographic Type: Medically Underserved Areas/Populations, Rural, Suburban, Urban
Roles of Participants Project is Intended to Serve: General Public, Library or Information Professional

Award Details

Funding Source: Region 7
Project Category: Improvement
Period of Performance: Mar 24, 2022 - Apr 30, 2022
Project Status: Completed

Project Funding

Federal Fiscal Year 2021: $10,051