NNLM Book Discussion, Nov 1 - Jan 31: Beautiful Country

You are invited to join us for the third NNLM Book Discussion. From November 1, 2022 until January 31, 2023 we will read Beautiful Country by Qian Julie Wang.

After acquiring the book in your preferred format, you can join us any time between November 1 until January 31 to participate.

NNLM Book Discussion offers librarians and library staff interested in better understanding health issues faced by people in the communities that they serve an opportunity to explore topics with other professionals and earn Continuing Education Credit.

Participants can complete the book and earn CE credit on their schedule. A new book is selected each quarter. Participants can acquire the book in their performed format and have three months to complete the requirements.

Requirements to earn CE.

  1. Complete the book in your preferred format
  2. Log into the Moodle
  3. Explore the related resources
  4. Do ONE of the following
    1. Answer the required discussion question in Moodle
    2. Attend one of the two live discussion sessions and participate (December 9, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. PT or January 24, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. PT, please check your time zone)

It is not necessary to engage in Moodle discussions for all three months, although you are welcome to do so.

Objectives:
  • To increase library staff awareness and understanding of health issues faced by individuals and communities
  • Explore health resources from NLM, NIH, and other organizations related to the topic

Code of Conduct NNLM is dedicated to providing a welcoming and supportive environment for all people, regardless of background or identity. As such, we expect respectful interactions with instructors and learners. Read the full Code of Conduct here.

Class Details

Date(s): November 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023
Platform: Zoom, Moodle
CE Credits: 4.00
CE Categories: CHIS Level 1
Class Experience Level: Beginner
This class is sponsored by Region 5.
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Class Contacts

Instructor: Carolyn Martin
Technical Assistance: Molly Knapp