Tag Archives: health information

Online Training: Finding, organizing and using health information

Learn or refresh your skills in finding, organizing and using health information. Below are links to various training material including a training manual for students, researchers and health workers in Africa developed by the Network of African Medical Librarians in … Continue reading

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Information and Public Health – Call for Papers

“It’s public knowledge:  understanding health literacy from an information science perspective”  Colleagues from around the world are invited to submit an abstract for consideration for an Open Session jointly sponsored by the Information Literacy (IL) and Health and Biosciences Libraries (HBL) … Continue reading

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The Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa 13th Congress, Praia, Cape Verde

Below is the welcome message from Nasra Gathoni, AHILA President. This and all the other information you need to know – registration, accommodation etc. is on the AHILA website “It gives me great pleasure and honour to invite you to … Continue reading

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Health Information on CDROM for healthcare workers in developing countries

These have been produced by Teaching Aids at Low Cost (TALC) since 2001, but not everyone may know about them. They are especially useful in places where internet access is slow or absent. If you know of libraries or resource … Continue reading

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BMA Information Fund – for health information and educational materials

Applications from health care institutions, medical schools, libraries and health focused NGOs are now invited. [Nursing libraries too] They are being a bit fierce! If any information is missing from your application form it will be automatically rejected. So do … Continue reading

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