Medical Subject Headings
Libraries, Medical; Internet; Patient Education; Mental Health; Mental Disorders
Library and Information Science | Mental and Social Health
With the Internet a prominent place for many Americans to turn when seeking health information, the importance of providing authoritative, reliable, quality-filtered resources is a tasl well-suited for professional medical librarians. This article outlines three steps librarians can take to locate, organize, develop and deliver quality e-mental health resources effectively for mental health professionals and their patients, including establishing partnerships, developing and delivering resources, and providing training and outreach.
e-mental health, internet resources, mental health information, library resources, library outreach, medical libraries, medical librarians
Gore, Sally A. and Martin, Elaine Russo, "e-Mental Health: Providing Quality Mental Health Information to Practitioners and the Public" (2006). University of Massachusetts Medical School. Library Publications and Presentations. Paper 52.