Publication Date

2006-10-01

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Library and Information Science | Mental and Social Health

Abstract

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.

Keywords

e-mental health, internet resources, mental health information, library resources, library outreach, medical libraries, medical librarians

Rights and Permissions

Copyright is retained by The Haworth Press.

Source

This article was published in the Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 6(4), 2006, p. 55-62. Copyright is retained by The Haworth Press.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Journal of Hospital Librarianship

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