Health Programming for Summer Reading & Virtual Engagement, April 7, 2020

WELCOME TO HEATH PROGRAMMING FOR SUMMER READING AS OF LAST WEEK A LITTLE ADJUSTMENT TO THIS CLASS WE’LL TALK ABOUT VIRTUAL ENGAGEMENT AS WELL MY NAME IS MICHAEL AND I AM THE HEALTH PROGRAMMING COORDINATOR HERE AT THE NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION FIRST HOUSEKEEPING ALL ENTRIES ARE MUTED BUT PLEASE ENTER ANY COMMENTS OR QUESTIONS IN THE CHAT BOX IF YOU KNOW A GOOD RESOURCE THAT WOULD COMPLIMENT WE’RE SHARING TODAY, SHARE IT I’LL COPY THE CHAT AT THE END AND BE ABLE TO SHARE SOME OF THAT OUT WITH EVERYONE AT THE END WHEN WE DO A FOLLOW-UP E-MAIL I’LL ASK A FEW QUESTIONS OVER ON THE RIGHT IF YOU’RE FAMILIAR WHERE THE CHAT BOX IS LOCATED WE’LL ALSO BE DROPPING THE FULL RESOURCE LIST IT FOLLOWS CHRONOLOGICALLY THROUGH THE NEXT HOUR SO YOU HAVE THE LINK FOR ANYTHING THAT WE MIGHT BE COVERING OR TALKING ABOUT SLIDES WILL BE POSTED AFTER THE CLASS ON THE CLASS PAGE AND CREDIT ARE IN THE NOTES OF EACH SLIDE BEFORE WE GET IN THE CLASS I’M ALWAYS CURIOUS WHERE FOLKS ARE THIS IS THE HIGHEST REGISTRATION I’VE EVER HAD THERE’S ABOUT 550 FOLKS WHO REGISTERED FOR IT SO I’M CURIOUS IF YOU HAVEN’T ALREADY SEEN AND SHARED, WHERE YOU’RE LOCATED AND WHAT KIND OF LIBRARY IT LOOKS LIKE WE HAVE FOLKS FROM ALL OVER THE PLACE SOME WITHIN NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, DELAWARE, PENNSYLVANIA THANK YOU ALL FOR BEING HERE SOME SENDS FROM THE SOUTHERN LIBRARY SYSTEM I KNOW SOME OF YOU THERE FOLKS FROM FLORIDA, CLINTON, TENNESSEE THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR SHARING WHERE YOU ARE SO BEFORE WE GET TOO FAR INTO TODAY’S WEBINAR, I DO WANT TO SHARE SOME INFORMATION, TWO RESOURCES RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS ALSO KNOWN AS COVID-19 THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE AND THE NNLM ARE DIRECTING ALL HEALTH INQUIRIES TO THE CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION FROM THE NIH GO TO NIH.gov/CORONAVIRUS FOR INFORMATION MANY ATTENDEES TODAY, LIKE MYSELF, MAY BE WORKING REMOTELY FROM HOME I ALSO ENCOURAGE TO YOU CHECK OUT GUIDANCE FROM YOUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENTS AND A LOT OF THINGS WE’LL TALK ABOUT ARE SUGGESTIONS BUT ONLY CONSIDER THEM FOR YOUR LIBRARY WHEN THEY’RE OPEN AND JUST TAKE INTO ACCOUNT ALL THIS IS JUST SUGGESTIONS YOU MIGHT BE FAMILIAR WITH SOME OF THESE ACRONYMS I THOUGHT I’D EXPLAIN BRIEFLY WHO WE ARE THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH IS THE LEADING MEDICAL RESEARCH AGENCY MANY MAY BE MORE FAMILIAR WITH THE NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE ONE OF THE MANY CENTERS AND INSTITUTES AT THE NIH THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE IS ALSO AN INSTITUTE AT NIH THE LARGEST BIO MEDICAL LIBRARY AND MAINTAINS AND MAKE AVAILABLE A VAST PRINT COLLECTION AND PRODUCES ELECTRONIC INFORMATION RESOURCES LIKE MED LINE PLUS AND PUB MED THE NNLM IS THE OUTREACH ARM OF THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE MADE OF EIGHT GEOGRAPHICAL REGIONS I’M FROM THE MIDDLE ATLANTA WE SERVE PENNSYLVANIA, NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, AND DELAWARE AND OUR OFFICE IS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH HEALTH SCIENCES HEALTH LIBRARY SYSTEM AND HERE AT PITTSBURGH SO AT THE NNLM OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE EQUAL ACCESS TO BIO MEDICAL INFORMATION TO HEALTH PROFESSIONALS AS WELL AS ACCESS TO QUALITY HEALTH INFORMATION FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC SO THEY’RE BETTER ABLE TO MAKE INFORMED DECISIONS ABOUT THEIR HEALTH WE DO THIS THROUGH RESOURCES ON OUR WEBSITE, FUNDING OF PROJECTS, IN-PERSON TRAININGS AND WEBINARS LIKE THIS ONE IF YOU’RE NOT YET A MEMBER, PLEASE CONSIDER JOINING AND IT’S AT THE ORGANIZATIONAL LEVEL FREE OF COST AND YOU’LL SIMPLY RECEIVE REGULAR CORRESPONDENCE ABOUT TRAINING, FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AND MORE SO FIRST, WE’RE GOING TO TALK ABOUT HEALTH PROGRAMMING FOR SUMMER READING AND LOOK AT HEALTH INFORMATION AND PROGRAMMING RESOURCES FOR ALL YEAR ROUND WE’RE LOOKING AT VIRTUAL ENGAGEMENT AND SEE HOW CERTAIN LIBRARIES ARE RESPONDING TO BEING CLOSED THERE’S OPPORTUNITIES FOR DIGITAL EVENTS AND CITIZEN SCIENCE THE NNLM ARE SPONSORING

AND I HAVE SUGGESTIONS FOR UPCOMING WEBINARS RELATED TO THE TOPIC TODAY FIRST AND FOREMOST, WHAT COMES TO MIND WHEN YOU THINK OF HEALTH PROGRAMMING IN LIBRARIES? I’LL TAKE A LOOK A LOOK AT THE CHAT THIS COULD BE SOMETHING YOU’VE DONE OR WHAT YOU GENERALLY THINK IS ASSOCIATED WITH HEALTH PROGRAMMING AND LIBRARIES ANSWERS ARE COMING IN FAST YOGA, HEALTHY COOKING, NUTRITION, HEALTH FAIR, DIABETES, WALKS, YOGA, NUTRITION, MEDICARE FOR SENIORS, FINDING HEALTH INSURANCE AND NAVIGATING THOSE THINGS AGAIN, FITNESS CLASSES I DON’T KNOW WHAT THAT IS SO IF YOU DON’T MIND CLARIFYING I’LL LOOK LATER SUBSTANCE USE, RECOVERY MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT AS EVERYONE HAS SUGGESTED IT’S REALLY ALL OVER THE MAP IT DEPENDS ON YOUR COMMUNITY AND WHAT’S BEST FOR YOU SO THE NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARY OF MEDICINE COLLABORATED TO BRING HEALTH IDEAS TO YOUR LIBRARY FOR SUMMER READING FOR ANYONE NOT FAMILIAR THE COLLABORATIVE SUMMER READING PROGRAM IS A CONSORTIUM OF STATES AND ISLAND NATIONS WORKING TOGETHER TO PROVIDE LIBRARIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY WITH MATERIALS INCLUDING PROFESSIONAL ARTWORK, THEMED PROMOTIONAL ITEMS AND MANUALS TARGETING PRE-READERS, TEENS AND ADULTS EACH YEAR ABOUT 16,000 LIBRARIES PARTICIPATE AND HOST SUMMER READING PROGRAMS BASED ON THE MATERIALS DEVELOPED BY CSLP HAS CONTRIBUTED HEALTH PROGRAMMING PLANS SO FOR 2020 WE’RE GOING GO THROUGH SOME PROGRAM IDEAS ON NUTRITION, NATURE WALKS, HEALTH, DENTAL AND STORY TIME AND FOLK TALES, MYTHOLOGY AND THE LIKE VISIT NNLM.gov/INITIATIVES SUMMER READING FOR MORE INFORMATION AND THIS IS ALSO IB YOUR RESOURCE GUIDE SO THE FIRST PROGRAM WE DEVELOPED AND AGAIN THIS IS SOME OF THE IDEAS COME FROM MY WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICE BUT ALSO MANY COORDINATORS AROUND THE NNLM ADVISE AND ENGAGE INFORMATION SO THE FIRST ONE IN THE MANUAL OR ON OUR WEBSITE, SO TO SPEAK, IS TO PROMOTE CHILDREN’S DENTAL HEALTH WITH HELP FROM THE TOOTH FAIRY AND LOCAL PARTNERS YOU CAN SCALE THE PROGRAM UP OR DOWN TO A SINGLE STORY TIME FOR PARTNER WITH A DENTIST OR ORAL HEALTH ORGANIZATION TO CREATE AN ORAL HEALTH FAIR FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES SOME ACTIVITIES SUGGESTED FOR THE THEME ARE EXPLORING HOW DIFFERENT CULTURES EXPERIENCE TOOTH LOSS WITH SOME BOOKS THERE’S THROW YOUR TOOTH ON THE ROOF AND BRUSH YOUR TEETH AND USE THE DENTAL ASSOCIATES WEBSITE AND USE A PUPPET LIKE A SHARK OR WALRUS AND USE A TOOTH BRUSH TO INTRODUCE NEW HABITS AND YOU CAN INTRODUCE SOME PROMPTS WRITTEN ON A WHITE BOARD OR WHATEVER WAY IF YOU HAVE A CHALK BOARD OR SOMETHING IN YOUR SPACE TO HELP FOLLOW ALONG WITH VISUAL PROMPTS THIS IS A STORY TIME I USED TO DO A FEW TIMES WHEN I WORKED AT CARNEGIE LIBRARY OF PITTSBURGH AND THERE’S A SONG CALLED BRUSH YOUR TEETH AND IT’S REALLY LONG AND AN ALWAYS FORGET IT SO THIS IS THE ADAPTED VERSION I WOULD ALWAYS USE AND STARTS AT A QUARTER OF 8:00 IN THE MORNING AND THIS IS JUST SOMETHING I WOULD DO AND IT’S INCLUDED IN THE GUIDE I THINK IT’S PRETTY FUN SO THERE ARE SOME SUGGESTIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ENGAGEMENT SO LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, HANSEL AND GRETEL AND YOU CAN USE ENVIRONMENTAL ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE CITIZEN SCIENCE, TEACH ABOUT HIKING SAFETY OR EXPLORE NATURE’S MEDITATIVE AND HEALTH BENEFITS THERE’S ACTIVITIES TO HELP YOU FACILITATE AND ONE IS TO HOST A STORY WALK AND LATER ON WE’LL TALK MORE IN DEPTH ABOUT CITIZEN SCIENCE IF YOU’RE LIBRARY ALREADY HAS A CLUB AND YOU HAVE ACCESS TO

DIGITAL RESOURCES, YOU MAY WANT TO CONSIDER ADDING A CITIZEN SCIENCE TWIST CITIZEN SCIENCE IS PUBLIC PASSION AND ANY ONGOING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH THE NATURALIST YOU MAY BE FAMILIAR WITH IS A WEBSITE THAT HAS AN APP AND WEBSITE THAT ALLOWS INDIVIDUAL TO RECORD NATURE OBSERVATIONS AND DISCUSS FINDINGS POSSIBLY A PROGRAM AROUND HIKING SAFETY, IF YOU HAVE ANY OUTDOORS ORGANIZATIONS IN YOUR COMMUNITY EITHER NATIONAL OR REGIONAL, POSSIBLY LOOKING INTO WHAT THINGS ARE SAFE TO EAT LIKE MUSHROOMS AND BERRIES OR LOOKING AT PREVENTION FOR FOLKS GETTING INTO THE OUTDOORS FOREST BATHING IS A COOL CONCEPT FOR FOLKS WHO ARE STRESSED AND SCREEN ADDICTED, IT’S GREAT TO GET OUTSIDE AND FOREST BATHING IS A FORM OF NATURE THERAPY THAT STARTED IN JAPAN IN THE 1980s AND IN THE RESOURCE PLAN THERE’S INFORMATION BIT AND ARTICLES ABOUT IT I THOUGHT WERE GREAT AGAIN CONSIDER PARTNERING WITH A HIKING OR NATURE ENTHUSIAST SO FAIRY TALE NUTRITION FOLKLORE AND FAIRY TALES ARE BURSTING WITH FOOD REFERENCES WITH APPLES AND BEANS AND YOU CAN INCORPORATE IT IN YOUR STORY TELLING OR COOKING AND NUTRITION THINK OF A STORY WHERE THINKING OF PRINCESS AND THE PEA, JACK AND THE BEAN STALK AND TEACH ABOUT NUTRITION AND SEED CYCLES AND HOW THEY CAN BE USED IN A STORY TIME OR SCHOOL AGED PROGRAM THIS IS A WAY TO SHOW WHAT CAN BE EATEN IF YOU HAVE A GARDEN, CONSIDER PUTTING UP SIGNS FOR GIANT CARROTS, PEAS FOR A PRINCESS AND MAGIC BEANS AND AGAIN I THINK THIS COULD BE SCALED DOWN TO FIVE-GALLON CONTAINERS UNLESS CHILDREN AND TEENS CAN MAKE SIGNAGE FOR GARDENS I THINK IT COULD BE WHIMSICAL AND THINKING OF JACK AND THE BEAN STALK OR STONE SOUP FOR INSPIRATION AND YOU CAN HAVE A COOKING CLASS THAT FOCUSES ON BEANS AS HEALTHY PROTEINS AND TALK ABOUT SEED CYCLES AND TALK ABOUT HEALTH BENEFITS AND HIGH FIBER DIETS FOR EXAMPLE, ONE POT BEAN SOUP RECIPE OR YOU COULD POSSIBLY HAVE A CHILI COOK OFF OR SOMETHING THERE’S ALSO INFORMATION FOR RESOURCES FOR GARDENING SAFETY AND ON FOOD ALLERGIES IT’S GOOD TO CONSIDER WHEN FOOD IS ENTERING THE LIBRARY AND THIS EXPLORE SOURCES AND HEALTH AND THERE’S TWO BOOKS ONE IS AT WAR WITH YOURSELF AND THE OTHER IS WHEN I RETURNED RESEARCH SUGGESTS WE’RE BETTER AT UNDERSTANDING AND TAKING IN INFORMATION AS IN VISUAL COMICS AND STORIES ARE MORE ENGAGING AND EASIER TO REMEMBER AND EMPATHIZE WITH SOMETHING A FRIEND HAS EXPERIENCE RATHER THAN HARD STATISTICS COINED BY A PHYSICIAN IN THE U.K., IAN WILLIAMS AND GRAPHIC MEDICINE COMBINES VISUAL STORY TELLING AND MEDICINE CREATE UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES FOR READERS TO LEARN AND EXPLORE ABOUT HEALTH CARE EXPERIENCES THROUGH COMICS I THINK THIS COULD BE DEPENDING ON YOUR AUDIENCE, MAYBE THIS IS A BOOK CLUB THAT COULD BE DONE WITH TEENS OR IF YOU ACTUALLY HAVE AN ACTIVE VETERANS GROUP AND YOU’RE ABLE TO ENLIST SOMEONE TO ASSIST WITH IT, THIS COULD BE A GOOD COMMUNITY BOOK THERE’S A LOT OF OTHER GRAPHIC MEDICINE IDEAS WE’LL TALK ABOUT LATER TOO SO THERE’S TWO PROGRAMS ABOUT HARRY POTTER AND HOGWART’S AND HARRY POTTER’S WORLD AND HERBOLOGY AND PEPPERMINT AND IF HE’S STILL ENDLESSLY POPULAR AT

YOUR LIBRARY, THERE ARE TWO PROGRAM PLANS FOR THIS YEAR’S SUMMER READING THAT INCLUDE HEALTH INFORMATION THE MAGIC IN HARRY POTTER SERIES IS PARTIALLY PLACED ON RENAISSANCE TRADITION THAT PLAYED AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN WESTERN SCIENCE INCLUDING ALCHEMY AND PHILOSOPHY AND THERE’S RENAISSANCE SCIENCE, MAGIC AND MEDICINE AND IT EXPLORES THE INTERSECTION OF THE WORLDS AND THE SERIES EXAMINES ETHICAL TOPICS SUCH AS THE DESIRE FOR KNOWLEDGE, THE EFFECTS OF PREJUDICE AND THE RESPONSIBILITY THAT COMES WITH POWER EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FROM THE ONLINE EXHIBITION IS AN IN-PERSON TRAVELLING EXHIBIT BUT THERE’S A LOT OF CONTENT ONLINE TWO THINGS OF NOTE, THERE ARE TWO COLORING BOOKS ONE IS THE GARDEN OF HEALTH COLORING BOOK AND ONE IS A PATRONUS COLORING BOOK YOU CAN USE HERBOLOGY TO EXPLORE MAKING SOAPS OR BATH BALMS OR FOCUS ON BOOK CLUB DISCUSSIONS I ALSO PUT SUGGESTIONS FROM THE RESOURCE GUIDES IF YOU HAVE A THERAPY DOG PROGRAM YOU CAN GET USE THAT AND IF YOU’VE DONE ANYTHING WITHOUT PELLETS I HIGHLY RECOMMEND OWL PELLET DISSECTION COULD BE DONE BY BUYING ONLINE THIS PROGRAM PLAN IS A STORY TIME CENTERED AROUND GERMS AND WASHING OUR HANDS THERE ARE MICROBE PLUSH TOYS OR POSSIBLY USING SILHOUETTES OF CONSTRUCTION PAPER TO SHOW THE SHAPES OF COMMON GERMS AND VIRUSES BOOK SUGGESTIONS FOR STORY TIME AROUND GERMS AND WASHING HAPPENED IS SICK SIMON GOOD FOR KINDERGARTEN AND UP AND TINY CREATURES THE WORLD OF MICROBES IF IT WORKS IN YOUR SPACE, THERE ARE INSTRUCTIONS FOR WHEN LIBRARIES ARE BACK OPEN AND THERE IS NO MORE SOCIAL DISTANCING FOR A TURMERIC HAND WASH CHALLENGE AND AS WELL AS A BLUE CHALK BALL CHALLENGE AND IT TALKS ABOUT WASHING HANDS AND THIS MAY BE SOMETHING TO KEEP IN YOUR BACK POCKET FOR ANOTHER TIME AND PLACE WE DO HAVE SOME EVALUATION SO SPECIFICALLY FOR THE PROGRAM PLANS THAT WERE DEVELOPED, IF YOU VISIT OUR WEBSITE AND USE THEM OR NOT WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR WHAT YOU THINK ABOUT THEM OR WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO SEE IN FUTURE YEARS THERE’S AN EVALUATION TO TAKE A LOOK AT IF YOU’RE ON OUR WEBSITE THESE PROGRAM PLANS CAN BE DONE ON THE NNLM PAGE UNDER INITIATIVES THERE’S A SUMMER READING TAB AS WELL A PUBLIC LIBRARIES TAB THIS IS A QUICK LOOK AT THE HIM PAGE AND LOOK AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES INFORMATION AND SUMMER READING FROM THE TABS AS A SMALL NOTE THE PUBLIC LIBRARIES HAVE BEEN SCHEDULED TO BE UPDATED FAIRLY SOON AND IT’S GOING TO BE A ONCE-STOP RESOURCE GUIDE FOR PUBLIC LIBRARIES AROUND FINDING HEALTH INFORMATION, PROGRAM, COLLECTIONS AND MATERIALS AND OTHER RESOURCES SO CHECK IT OUT IN A FEW WEEKS WHEN WE GET UPDATED HEALTH INFORMATION AND PROGRAMMING RESOURCES SO IF YOU ARE NOT A STRANGER TO NNLM WEBINARS YOU KNOW ABOUT THE RESOURCE BUT IN CASE IT’S A GOOD REMINDER IMAGINE MED LINE PLUS AS YOUR HEALTH INFORMATION GOOGLE THE NATIONAL HEALTH LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE CONSUMER FACING RESOURCE THERE’S HEALTH TOPICS ON IMPORTANT ISSUES LIKE ASTHMA, CANCER, DIABETES, SUPPLEMENT INFORMATION, HEALTH QUIZZES THERE’S A FANTASTIC MEDICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA SO IF YOU HAVE OLD REFERENCE BOOKS YOU ARE HOPING TO READ YOU SHOULD DO SO AND REPLACE THEM WITH A SIGN THAT YOUR LIBRARY STAFF IS HAPPY TO HELP YOU FIND STUFF ON MEDLINE PLUS MEDICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA AND THERE’S MAGAZINES WHICH CAN

STILL BE ORDER IN BULK TO LIBRARIES AS WELL AS DIRECTORS AND INFORMATION IN 45 OR MORE LANGUAGES I THINK THE BEST PART OF MEDLINE PLUS IS THERE ARE NEVER EVER ENDORSEMENTS OR ADVERTISEMENTS AND AGGREGATES INFORMATION FROM ACROSS RESOURCES LIKE THE NIH, MAYO CLINIC AND OTHER FOUNDATIONS IF YOU ALREADY HAVE NUTRITION OR COOKING PROGRAMS, MEDLINE PLUS DOES HAVE HEALTHY RECIPES THIS IS FROM OR A HONEY FLAN FROM THE NATIONAL HEART, LUNG AND BLOOD INSTITUTE ONE OF THE INSTITUTES OF THE NIH RECIPES LIKE THIS ARE FOUND ON MEDLINE PLUS AND LINK OUT TO OTHER RESPECTED RESOURCES SO IF YOU’RE THINKING OF A CREATIVE WAY TO MAKE IT AVAILABLE, POSSIBLY, THIS IS FOR YOU OF COURSE THERE WEREN’T A TON OF SWEETS BUT THERE WAS A RECIPE FOR CLASSIC HONEY FLAN AS A HAVE A SWEET TOOTH AND IT WAS THE RECIPE I DECIDED TO SHARE THE NNLM AND AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION PARTNERED THROUGH THE LIBRARIES PUBLIC TRANSFORM AWARENESS CAMPAIGN TO CREATE A FREE TOOL KIT FOR HEALTH LITERACY MONTH EVERY OCTOBER THEY WORK TO EQUIP PROFESSIONALS WITH CUSTOMIZABLE TOOLS OF HOW LIBRARIES SUPPORT HEALTH LITERACY IN THEIR COMMUNITIES THE HEALTH LITERACY TOOL KIT PROVIDES MATERIALS SUCH AS BOOKMARK TEMPLATES AND SOCIAL MEDIA GRAPHICS FOR LIBRARIES TO USE ALL YEAR LONG AS WELL AS IN OCTOBER THERE IS A WIDE RANGE OF HEALTH LITERACY TOPICS THAT COVER NUTRITION, AGING, CHRONIC ILLNESS AND MORE TAKING A QUICK LOOK AT THIS, IS THERE ANY MESSAGE YOU FIND RESONATES THE MOST FOR YOU? I’M ALWAYS CURIOUS AT LEAST ANECDOTALLY TO SEE WHAT FOLKS THINK OF THESE THERE IS ONE THAT’S ABSOLUTELY MY FAVORITE >> YEAH, FAKE NEWS IS HARMFUL IS THE ONE WHENEVER WE PRINT THEM AND DISTRIBUTE THEM AT CONFERENCES AND WHAT NOT ALWAYS GOES REALLY FAST THE ONE I LOVE MOST IS BECAUSE LIBRARIES ARE PARTNERS IN HEALTHY COMMUNITY BECAUSE THEY ARE SO SNEAK PREVIEW, THAT’S ME THIS IS A HEALTH OUTREACH AND PROGRAMMING RESOURCE GUIDE THAT I MAINTAIN THERE’S A LINK IN THE RESOURCE GUIDE THERE’S ALWAYS KIND OF IDEAS OF PROGRAMS IN A BOX AND UNIVERSAL STORIES WAS THE SUMMER READING THEME IF YOU STILL CAN’T GET SPACE OUT OF YOUR HEAD YOU STILL HAVE A LOT OF PROGRAM IDEAS AROUND YOU AND MOST WILL SOON BE ON THE PUBLIC LIBRARIES PAGE ON THE HOME PAGE FOR THE NNLM ENGAGE FOR HEALTH IS TURNKEY COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAM DESIGNED TO IMPROVE PARTICIPANTS’ HEALTH LITERACY IT’S A QUOTE, UNQUOTE, PROGRAM IN A BOX AVAILABLE FROM THE NNLM IT’S TO ENCOURAGE DOCTOR-PATIENT COMMUNICATION AND DEVELOPED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH PHYSICIANS A FLEXIBLE ONE-HOUR PROGRAM WITH EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO CREATE YOUR PROGRAM AND PROGRAM NOTES AND SCRIPTS AND PROGRAMMING INFORMATION AND MARKETING MATERIALS AS THE A COOL THING IF YOU HAVE A REGULAR PROGRAM I’VE SEEN IT SUCCESSFUL FOR SENIORS OR MAYBE YOU CAN BRING IN A PHYSICIAN, NURSE OR PHARMACIST TO DO A LITTLE BIT OF A TALK AND YOU CAN GO THROUGH SOME TIPS FOR IMPROVING DOCTOR-PATIENT COMMUNICATION THIS IS PRETTY FLEXIBLE AND ALL THE INFORMATION’S ONLINE FOR IT AND THIS IS FREE AND DOWNLOADABLE MATERIALS DESIGNED TO HELP LIBRARIES SUPPORT THEIR HEALTH COMMUNITIES AND IT’S TIED TO MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH IN MAY AND OTHERS AND THERE’S AN

APPLICATION FORM ONLINE FORTUNATELY IT’S NOT AVAILABLE IN ALL REGIONS OF THE NNLM BUT THE ONLINE INFORMATION SUCH AS THE BOOK LIST AND DISCUSSION GUIDES ARE ALL AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR FREE THIS IS ONLY A SHORT LIST BUT THERE’S BOOK CLUB IDEAS AROUND ELIGIBILITY AND THIS IS A SCREEN SHOT OF THE MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS BOOK CLUB MONTH AND THIS IS A MEMOIR ABOUT TREATING MENTAL ILLNESS AND THE OFTEN UNAVOIDABLE CHOICE OF EMOTIONS IT’S AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ACCOUNT OF MOVING TO NEW YORK CITY AND AGAIN I WANTED TO BRIEFLY REVISIT GRAPHIC MEDICINE IF YOU COULDN’T THINK OF A TITLE HERE’S A FEW THAT ARE PRETTY POPULAR IN CHILDREN’S AND TEENS WORK THERE’S A BOOK ABOUT ANXIETY IT’S GREAT FOR TEENS ONE BOOK I HAVE BUT I DON’T HAVE AT THE MOMENT TO READ IS TAKING STORIES FROM AN HIV CARE UNIT AND A LOT OF THESE TITLES ARE PRETTY FANTASTIC IN GRAPHIC MEDICINE.org IS A GREAT PLACE TO FIND IT AND AGAIN THAT CAN BE FOUND RIGHT ON YOUR RESOURCE GUIDE ESPECIALLY I GUESS I BRING UP GRAPHIC NOVELS, MAYBE YOU WORK IN A LIBRARY WHERE YOU DON’T HAVE HUGE COLLECTIONS OF GRAPHIC NOVELS BUT IT REALLY IS SUCH A GREAT MEDIUM FOR FOLKS TO RETAIN AND FOR FOLKS WHO DO NOT HAVE REALLY ADVANCED LITERACY SKILLS I PERSONALLY LOVE GRAPHIC NOVELS OF ALL KINDS BUT I THINK GRAPHIC MEDICINE IS A REALLY GREAT WAY TO ADD SOME HIGH-VALUE CONTENT TO THOSE KINDS OF COLLECTIONS EARLIER WE TALKED ABOUT THE HARRY POTTER EXHIBITION BUT THERE’S NUMEROUS EXHIBITIONS FROM THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE THEY ARE TRAVELLING EXHIBITS MADE AVAILABLE FREE OF CHARGE TO PUBLIC UNIVERSITY AND MEDICAL LIBRARIES AS WELL AS CULTURAL CENTERS THOUGH THERE IS A SHIPPING FEE, YOU SHOULD ALWAYS TALK TO YOUR NNLM REGIONAL LIBRARY TO INQUIRE ABOUT SERVICES AND THE TRAVELLING EXHIBIT IS COMPRISED OF BANNERS THERE’S USUALLY SIX OF THEM ABOUT A PARTICULAR TOPIC AND INFORMATION IS ONLINE AND BANNERS HIGHLIGHT AN OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW YOUR SERVICES OR COLLECTION OR BRING IN EVENTS IF YOU HAVE A BIG PUBLIC SPACE TO FILL THE PERMANENT ONLINE EXHIBITIONS ARE ENHANCED BY CAREER RESOURCES AND K-12 AND COLLEGE STUDENTS HERE BRIEFLY I’LL TALK ABOUT THE THREE I FEATURE HERE CONFRONTING VIOLENCE HIGHLIGHTS THE ROLE THAT NURSES PLAY IN THE FIGHT AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCLUDING THOSE ON THE FRONT LINES IN SHELTERS AND EMERGENCY ROOMS TO POLITICAL ADVOCACY LEADING TO THE PASSAGE OF THE ANOTHER IS NATIVE VOICES, NATIVE PEOPLES IT’S CONCEPTS OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS WHICH EXPLORE THE IN TER CONNECTEDNESS OF WELLNESS AND ALASKAN NATIVES AND NATIVE HAWAIIANS AND THERE’S A

TRAVELLING EXHIBIT THAT FOCUSES ON GRAPHIC MEDICINE IN THE FORM OF COMMUNICATION WE HOSTED THIS GRAPHIC MEDICINE EXHIBITION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH HEALTH SCIENCES LIBRARY OVER LAST SUMMER AND WE PAIRED IT WITH A TALK BY THE BIOLOGIST AND CARTOONIST FROM THE COLLEGE AND HAD A GREAT TALK WITH STUDENTS AS WELL AS STAFF WE HAD A FEW DIFFERENT ACTIVITIES IN THE SPACE AS WELL HERE ARE TWO PHOTOS OF WHAT THE EXHIBITS LOOK LIKE LIKE I SAID THERE ARE SIX OF THEM MOST OFTEN AND THIS IS THE ONE WE HAD IN THE LIBRARY OVER THE SUMMER OUR ACTIVITY STATION WAS TO DRAW AN ILLNESS AND THIS WAS A STUDENT SUBMISSION FOR HEMO-CHROMATOSIS AND IT’S A COOL ACTIVITY THAT WENT ALONG WITH THE EXHIBIT I THINK JUST THE SAME IT COULD BE USED AS A CONCEPT OR A PROMPT FOR CHILDREN OR TEENS OUR COULD SAY DRAW A STICK FIGURE SNEEZING OR A SYMPTOM OR TRY TO IDENTIFY IT AND COULD BE FUN GOING ALONG WITH IT SO MOVING ALONG, GO 4 LIFE IS AN EXERCISE AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CAMPAIGN FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF AGING AT NIH IT’S DESTINED TO HELP YOU STAY FIT AND PHYSICALLY ACTIVE IN YOUR DAILY LIFE MOTIVATING OLDER ADULTS TO BE PHYSICALLY ACTIVE FOR THE FIRST TIME OR TO RETURN TO EXERCISE AFTER A BREAK IN THEIR ROUTINES OR TO BUILD MORE EXERCISE OR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN THEIR TEENS ARE THE ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF GO 4 LIFE THE WEBSITE OFFERS FREE EXERCISES, MOTIVATIONAL TIPS, FREE RESOURCES TO HELP YOU GET READY AND GET EXERCISING AND GET GOING THE GO 4 LIFE CAMPAIGN INCLUDES EVIDENCE-BASED EXERCISE GUIDES IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH, EXERCISE VIDEOS AND INTERACTIVE WEBSITE AND THE NATIONAL OUTREACH CAMPAIGN YOU CAN ORDER FREE PUBLICATIONS IN BULK FROM GO 4 LIFE AS WELL I TALKED TO FOLKS WHO HAD SUCCESS WITH THE ONLINE FORM FOR BULK AND IF YOU’RE NOT SURE WHAT YOU WANT, THEY HAVE AN 800 NUMBER I’M NOT SURE NOW IF IT’S BEING STAFFED OR GET A SAMPLE FOR YOUR LIBRARY THESE ARE REALLY FANTASTIC THEY’RE HIGH QUALITY AND I ACTUALLY KEEP ONE WITH ME AND WE TRAVEL DOING TEACHING AND VISITING AND CONFERENCES MY SCHEDULE IS MOSTLY CLEAR NOW BUT IN HOTEL ROOMS I’LL USE GO 4 LIFE BECAUSE IF YOU WANT TO GET EXERCISE YOU DON’T NEED A LOT OF EQUIPMENT YOU CAN DO THINGS WITH A CHAIR UP AGAINST A WALL AND IT’S GEARED FOR OLDER FOLKS BUT REALLY IT’S GREAT FOR EVERYONE OF ALL AGES ESPECIALLY FOR PATRONS THAT JUST LOVE TO TAKE ANYTHING THAT IS FOR FREE AVAILABLE IN YOUR LIBRARY ANOTHER GREAT WEBSITE LET’S MOVE IN LIBRARIES IT’S AN INITIAL INITIATIVE TO GET PEOPLE OF ALL ABILITIES MOVING IT AIMS TO SUPPORT HEALTH COMMUNITIES THEY HAVE A REACH FOR IMPACT FOR PUBLIC LIBRARIES THROUGH HEALTH PROGRAM AND STORY WALKS YOUTH CLASSES, GARDENS, CIRCULATION OF FITNESS EQUIPMENT AND MUCH MORE LET’S MOVE IN LIBRARIES, MEMBERS, COMING TOGETHER TO ANSWER THE CALL FOR ACTION THIS WAS BASED OFF AND RECEIVED INSPIRATION FROM THE FORMER FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA’S LET’S MOVE CAMPAIGN FROM 2010 TO HEALTHY LIVING AND THERE’S A GREAT NEWSLETTER I’LL SHARE AND IF YOU’RE IN A SMALLER LIBRARY THEY HAVE EXAMPLES OF LIABILITY WAIVERS AND OTHER THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE DOING THIS KIND OF PROGRAMMING IN YOUR LIBRARY SO PROGRAMMING LIBRARIAN IS A WEBSITE THAT PROVIDES RESOURCES, CONNECTIONS AND OPPORTUNITIES LIBRARIES NEED TO FILL THEIR ROLES AS THE CENTER OF CULTURAL AND CIVIC LIFE AND A WAY FOR

PROFESSIONALS TO SHARE, LEARN AND BE INSPIRED TO PRESENT EXCELLENT PROGRAMMING IN THEIR COMMUNITIES AGAIN, IT FEATURES RESOURCES, IDEAS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES AS WELL IF YOU’RE REALLY PROUD OF WORK GOING ON IN YOUR LIBRARY YOU CAN SHARE SUCCESS STORIES WITH THE PROGRAMMING LIBRARY AND COMMUNITY TOO LIBRARY PROFESSIONALS ARE INVITED TO UPLOAD INFORMATION ABOUT THEIR PROGRAMS INCLUDING DESCRIPTION IMAGES, ATTACHMENTS, DETAILS, ETCETERA AND MORE THE IDEA IS TO CREATE A DATABASE OF PROGRAM IDEAS THAT LIBRARIES CAN CONTINUE TO BUILD ON EACH OTHER’S GOOD WORK AND IT’S THE WEBSITE THAT IS REALLY TRYING TO HELP US TO NOT CREATE THE WHEEL OVER AND OVER IN PUBLIC LIBRARY SO DOES ANYONE HERE KNOW OF JBRARY WHEN I WORKED IN TEEN SERVICES IT WAS ONE OF MY FAVORITE RESOURCES AND I THINK THERE’S A HEALTH AND FITNESS COMPONENT TO IT AS WELL SO FOR THOSE WHO DON’T KNOW IT’S A STORY TIME WEBSITE AND BLOG FROM TWO LIBRARIANS IN CANADA AND IT’S AN AMAZING RESOURCE FOR STAFF LOOK FOR NEW ROUTINES AND SONGS AND COMPILING STORIES COMPLIED ONLINE DURING WIDESPREAD LIBRARY SHUTDOWNS I THINK THE HEALTH AND FITNESS RELATED YOUTUBE PLAY LIST THERE’S SECTIONS ON BODY PARTS, FINGER PLAYS AND EMOTIONS AND FEELING STORY TIME AS WELL AS INCORPORATING MORE MOVEMENT AND DANCE IN YOUR STORY TIME I SEE AT LEAST ALL THE CHILDREN’S LIBRARY FOLKS IN THE COMMENTS RESOUNDING YES THEY HEARD OF IT AND A REMINDER IT EXISTS AS A FANTASTIC RESOURCE HEALTH AND DIGITAL LITERACY ARE CONNECTED MANY OF THE BEST AND MOST UP-TO-DATE HEALTH INFORMATION LIVES ONLINE SO DIGITAL LEARN.org IS A FREE RESOURCE FOR PROMOTING DIGITAL LITERACY IN PERSON AND VIRTUALLY AND THERE ARE MODULES ANYONE CAN ATTEMPT REMOTELY IT MAY BE A CHALLENGE TO OFFER DIGITALLY BUT IF YOU’RE A SMALL LIBRARY OFFERING NEW CONTENT THIS MAY BE IT MANY LIBRARY USERS DON’T HAVE COMPUTERS AT HOME BUT IT MAYBE A TOOL FOR SOME FOLKS IT’S GREAT THERE’S TOOLS AND RESOURCES FOR TRAINERS SAYING IF YOU’RE DOING THIS AS AN IN-PERSON CLASS AND ANYONE CAN GO TO THE WEBSITE AND GO THROUGH DIFFERENT THINGS ABOUT LIKE SETTING UP AN E-MAIL AND NOT FALLING FOR PHISHING SCAMS IT’S PRETTY GREAT SO WE’RE GOING TO TALK A LITTLE BIT ABOUT VIRTUAL ENGAGEMENT HOW SOME VIRTUAL LIBRARIES ARE RESPONDING TO CALENDAR WITH INCREASED ONLINE ACTIVITY WE’LL LOOK AT SOME SAMPLES, TALK ABOUT ACCESSIBILITY AND THIS IS FROM JBRARY THEY’RE PULLING A LIST OF LIVE STREAMING STORY TILES IT SEEMS LIKE MOST LIBRARIES ARE — IT’S ONE PROGRAM THEY’RE DEFINITELY PUTTING ONLINE AS I MENTIONED, THIS IS JBRARY A LOT OF LIBRARIES ARE LIVE STREAMING THEIR STORY TIME MOSTLY THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA NOTABLY FACEBOOK LIVE AS YOU KNOW IF YOU GO TO FACEBOOK WITHOUT BEING LOGGED IN IT GETS ANGRY AND THERE ARE SOME ISSUES BEING BEHIND A BARRIER BUT SOCIAL MEDIA IS ALSO FINDING PEOPLE WHERE THEY ARE IT LOOKS LIKE WHAT MOST LIBRARIES ARE OFFERING AND FEEL FREE TO LOOK AT THIS AND SEE WHAT OTHER COLLEAGUES ARE DOING AND IF YOU DON’T HAVE THE CAPACITY FOR IT, MAYBE SHARE OUT YOUR FAVORITE LOOKING AT WHAT LARGER LIBRARY DOING BROOKLYN LIBRARY HAS AN AWARD FROM MY OFFICE FROM THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION TO DO HEALTH PROGRAMMING AND MOVED SOME ONLINE AND OFFERING DIGITAL MEDITATION FOR TEENS WHICH SEEMS COOL AND I’D LIKE TO SEE HOW PET PARTNERS READING TO DOG PROGRAM WORKS ONLINE IT SEEMS LIKE THEY HAVE A GOOD IDEA SOMEONE COMMENTED FACEBOOK LIVE CAN BE VIEWED WITHOUT A FACEBOOK ACCOUNT

THAT IS TRUE THERE’S OFTEN A LOT OF POP-UPS GETTING TO YOU ENDLESSLY LOG IN INHIBITS THE VIEW BUT ITS DEFINITELY A POSSIBILITY SOMETHING FROM BROOKLYN I’M NOT SURE IF I MENTIONED WHERE I WORKED BUT I WAS A CHILDREN AND TEENS LIBRARIAN AT THE CARNEGIE LIBRARY OVER ABOUT THE LIBRARY’S BEEN CLOSED JUST OVER THREE WEEKS HERE A VIRTUAL READING CHALLENGE THEY’RE USING WITH THEIR SUMMER READING SOFTWARE IS TO STAY IN AND READ SOME YOUTH LIBRARIANS CREATED A HOGWART’S DIGITAL ESCAPE ROOM USING GOOGLE FORM AND IF YOU’RE NOT FAMILIAR WITH ESCAPE ROOMS THEY’RE USUALLY IN-PERSON THEMED ADVENTURE GAMES GROUPS REQUIRED TO FIND HIDDEN CLUES AND SOLVE PUZZLES TO PROCEED THROUGH THE GAME THE GAME’S GONE VIRAL AND PLAYED ABOUT 225,000 TIMES AND I LOOK FORWARD TO DOING IT I HAVEN’T HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO BUT I THINK IT’S A COOL OPTION OTHER SMALL LIBRARY NEAR PITTSBURGH SIMPLY POSTED A VIDEO OF A CLOSED LIBRARY WHILE PUPPETS WERE SET UP AS LIBRARY STAFF I THINK THIS WAS A SHORT AND PRETTY CUTE WAY FOR LIBRARY REGULARS WHO MIGHT REALLY BE MISSING THEIR SPACE OR LIBRARY STAFF OR LIBRARY BUDDIES, SO TO SPEAK IF YOU’RE STILL REPORTING TO YOUR LIBRARY BUILDING OR HAVE CONTENT TO PROVIDE A VIRTUAL TOUR IT MAY BE A COOL THING TO SHOW SO EARLIER I MOVED IN LET’S MOVE IN LIBRARIES AND THEY HAVE A MONTHLY NEWSLETTER AND THE APRIL ROBIN TO SHOW ALL THE FITNESS CHANCES AND NATURE ENGAGEMENT AND OTHER PROGRAMS AVAILABLE ONLINE SO GOING THROUGH THE SAMPLES THEY’RE IN YOUR HANDOUT AND IF YOU’RE CURIOUS WHAT OTHERS ARE DOING IN REGARD TO MOVEMENT AND FITNESS, CHECK OUT THE LIST SO IF YOU DON’T HAVE THE TIME OR ABILITY TO MAKE NEW CONTENT, WHICH IS COMPLETELY UNDERSTANDABLE, DON’T HESITATE TO SHARE EXISTING RESOURCES THIS IS ONE OF IN NATURE CAMS FREE ONLINE AND THIS ONE IS EXPLORE.org THERE’S MANY WHERE YOU CAN SEE NATURE AND IT MAY BE A LOW-COST WAY TO ENGAGE YOUR PATRONS AND REDUCE STRESS I THINK THEY’RE PRETTY AWESOME AND I OFTEN HAVE THEM IN THE BACKGROUND OF MY COMPUTER SO AS A LOT OF PROGRAMS AND CONTENT IS GOING ONLINE I WANT TO MAKE A SMALL NOTE ABOUT ACCESSIBILITY LAST WEEK THERE WAS A WEBINAR WITH KELLY HAMM FROM THE NNLM THE PACIFIC SOUTHWEST REGION AND WAS RECORDED AND IT WILL BE ON THE YOUTUBE PAGE AND THE HAD SCREEN READERS AND OTHER VOICE TO TEXT COOL USING CLOSED CAPTIONING FOR VIDEO AND USING GOOD CONTRAST AND OTHER THINGS FOR READABILITY IF YOU’RE NEW TO CREATING CONTENT ONLINE, CHECK OUT THE RECORDING IT WAS PRETTY GREAT AND THE TITLE WAS DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY TECHNIQUES FOR CREATING CONTENT SINCE I MENTIONED SITE STARTER IT BRINGS US TO ANOTHER SECTION OR CITIZEN SCIENCE SO WE’LL TALK ABOUT HOW TO GET STARTED WITH CITIZEN SCIENCE AND I DEFINED IT BRIEFLY EARLIER AND WE’LL GO OVER SOME REMOTE ACTIVITIES AND OPPORTUNITIES GOING ON THIS MONTH AS WELL SO SOME YOU HAVE MAY KNOW CITIZEN SCIENCE AND OTHERS MAY

NOT AT ALL SO WE’LL GO FURTHER INTO DEFINING IT THE CITIZEN SCIENCE ASSOCIATION DEFINES CITIZEN SCIENCE AS THE INVOLVEMENT OF THE PUBLIC IN SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH WHETHER IT’S COMMUNITY-DRIVEN RESEARCH OR GLOBAL INVESTIGATIONS GOING A BIT DEEPER IN THE DEFINITION THERE ARE FOUR KEY FEATURES OF CITIZEN SCIENCE PRACTICE ANYONE CAN PARTICIPATE PARTICIPANTS USE THE SAME PROTOCOL SO DATA CAN BE COMBINED AND HIGH QUALITY DATA CAN HELP SCIENTISTS COME TO REAL CONCLUSIONS AND A WIDER COMMUNITY OF SCIENTISTS AND VOLUNTEERS WORK TOGETHER AND SHARE DATA TO WHICH THE PUBLIC AND SCIENTISTS HAVE ACCESS IT IS NOT PARTICIPATING IN A MEDICAL TRIAL OR SOCIAL SCIENCE SURVEY CITIZEN SCIENCE HAPPENS IN SO MANY DISCIPLINES, ASTRONOMY, ENGINEERING, ECOLOGY, PSYCHOLOGY AS WELL AS GENETICS AND MEDICAL PROJECTS SO THE AUDUBON BIRD APP OR I NATURALIST IF SO, YOU MAY BE A CITIZEN SCIENTIST FOR AUDUBON THEY HAVE THE CHRISTMAS COUNT THAT IS ARE A GOOD WAY TO ENGAGE ANIMAL BIRDERS AND THEY HAVE A GREAT ONE AT THE CORNELL EXTENSION FOR TRACKING AND SHARING OUT BIRDS THERE ARE A LOT OF LOCAL CHAPTERS TOO THERE MAY BE SOME PARTNERS TO FIND THEM TOO SO SITE STARTER IS A RESOURCE TO FIND ONE YOU CAN PARTICIPATE OUR SUPPORT IN YOUR LIBRARY OR COMMUNITY SEARCH BY TOPIC OR LOCATION THERE’S FUN ONGOING PROJECTS THAT COULD BE INTERESTING TO MANY MEMBERS THERE’S PROJECTS FOR DOG LOVERS, KIDS INTERESTED IN GAMING AND HOME GARDENERS AS WELL AND WELL LOOK AT RESOURCES SINCE CITIZEN SCIENCE MONTH IS IN APRIL WHILE IN-PERSON MEETINGS ARE NOT HAPPENING, SCI STARTER WILL LEND SUPPORT TO THOSE WHO WANT TO USE THEIR ONLINE PROGRAM TO ENGAGE FOLKS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES THERE’S A QUESTION IS THERE A FLOWER? SOMEONE MENTIONED PLANT SNAP WELLS I NATURALIST IS PRETTY GREAT SO THE NNLM IS A PARTNER OF SCI STARTER ON THE CROWD SOURCING AND CITIZEN SCIENCE PAGE YOU’LL SEE EVENTS AS WELL AS TIPS FOR DOING IT DIGITALLY THERE ARE FEATURED PROJECTED THAT COULD BE DONE COMPLETELY REMOTELY WITH A FEW TOOLS AND RESOURCES LIKE THE LIBRARY AND COMMUNITY GUIDE TO CITIZEN SCIENCE IF YOU’RE NOT SUPER FAMILIAR WE’LL WALK YOU THROUGH WHAT OTHER LIBRARIES ARE DONE AND HELP YOU VISUALIZE HOW THIS COULD BE STEM AND STEEN ALL GROWN UP IN YOUR LIBRARY THESE ARE SOME EVENTS THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE HAS ENDORSED REGARDING FINDING LEAD IN WATER PIPES AND THE OBSERVATION OF NATURE AND I SEE CHANGE AN I NATURALIST PROGRAM AND THERE’S A GAME YOU CAN PLAY MOBILY AS WELL AS TRACKING DEBRIS AND THE FLU SYMPTOMS AND THEN YOU GO UP AT NIGHT SAY WAY TO TRACK LIGHT POLLUTION IN YOUR COMMUNITY THESE CAN ALL BE DONE WITH LITTLE TO NO TOOLS AND REMOTELY WHETHER YOU WOULD HOST IT OR INTERESTED IN PUSHING AND SHARING THOSE OUT, ANY AMATEUR CITIZEN SCIENTIST COULD PARTICIPATE I WANTED TO SHARE A COUPLE WEBINARS HOW OTHER ORGANIZATIONS ARE RESPONDING TO COVID-19 AS WELL OUR FRIENDS OVER AT THE GREATER MIDWEST REGION OF THE NNLM ARE HOSTING A WEBINAR THE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR

OCEANSIDE LIBRARY IN NEW YORK IT’S GOING TO BE ABOUT DOING VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING IN A HEALTH CRISIS AND THAT’S COMING UP THIS FRIDAY WEB JUNCTION ALSO KNOWN AS AN OUTREACH ARM OF OCLC IS HOSTING A VIRTUAL TOWN HALL LIBRARIES IN THE COVID-19 CRISIS THAT IS A 90-MINUTE WEBINAR SCHEDULED FOR NEXT WEEK AND LAST I CHECKED THERE WAS STILL ROOM FOR FOLKS TO REGISTER THE REGISTRATION LINKS ARE IN THE RESOURCE GUIDE YOU’RE WELCOME TO TAKE A LOOK BACK THROUGH AGAIN SO WE FINISHED A FEW MINUTES EARLY THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR ATTENDING TODAY I’M GOING TAKE A LOOK BACK THROUGH THE CHAT AND STAY ON THE CALL IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS I MIGHT HAVE MISSED, PLEASE DO SHARE ANYONE WHO SHARED OUT LINKS, I’LL COMPILE THOSE IN TWO TO THREE WEEKS THE RECORDING FOR THE WEBINAR WILL BE AVAILABLE AND YOU’LL BE ABLE TO SHARE IT OUT WITH FOLKS AND THEN WHEN I SEND OUT THE RECORDING IF THERE WERE ANY FOLLOW-UP QUESTIONS I MISSED I’LL BE SURE TO ANSWER THEM I’LL TAKE A PEAK THROUGH THE CHAT AS FOLKS EXIT THE CALL, I DO WANT TO SAY YOU SHOULD GET A POP-UP FOR A SHORT EVALUATION ALWAYS VERY CURIOUS FOR FEEDBACK IF FOR SOME REASON YOU HAVE THE BEST POP-UP BLOCKER AND DON’T GET IT, SHOOT ME AN E-MAIL OR WAIT FOR THE FOLLOW-UP E-MAIL FOR THE CREDIT FOR TODAY SINCE THIS IS A ONE-HOUR WEB THAT ARE THANKS SO MUCH TO ALL THE KINDS WORDS I’M GOING LOOK THROUGH AND SEE IF THERE WAS ANYTHING I CAN ADDRESS SOMEONE ASKED ABOUT SCI STARTER IT’S THE NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION SOMEONE SHARED THE CORNELL APP ON THEIR PHONE THAT’S PRETTY GREAT AS WELL THERE’S A QUESTION ABOUT THIS BEING RECORDED ABSOLUTELY IT WILL BE RECORDED I LOOK FORWARD TO LOOKING THROUGH THE COMMENTS IT’S HARD TO CHECK THEM WHILE LOOKING AT MY NOTES AND MAKING SURE I’M ON THE RIGHT SCREEN IT’S VERY INTERESTING TEACHING THIS KIND OF WEBINAR FROM HOME BUT AGAIN THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR YOUR TIME I’M GOING TO GO ON MUTE AND I WILL TAKE A LOOK FOR — THERE WAS ONE QUESTION SO THE LIBRARIES TRANSFORM CAMPAIGN THERE’S MULTILINGUAL INFORMATION AND THERE’S ALSO MULTILINGUAL INFORMATION ON MEDLINE PLUS AND HEALTH REACH TO FIND MORE INFORMATION TOO IF YOU DON’T FIND THAT OR IF THERE WAS ANYTHING I MISSED, PLEASE JUST E-MAIL ME DIRECTLY THANKS FOR WATCHING THIS VIDEO WAS PRODUCED BY THE NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE SELECT THE CIRCULAR CHANNEL ICON TO SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL SELECT A VIDEO THUMBNAIL TO WATCH ANOTHER VIDEO FROM THE CHANNEL