Enhancing the community health information infrastructure
Health information is a critical resource for individuals and communities, but not all groups have equal access to this information. This research and the results derived from this collaborative planning project will help to shape an anticipated future large-scale research project focusing on enhancement of health information infrastructures for marginalized urban communities.
Start date: 10/1/2011
End date: 9/30/2012
National Leadership Grant for Libraries: Enhancing the Community Health Information Infrastructure: Innovative Library and Information Practice for the 21st Century, Institute of Museum and Library Sciences: $49,947
The Institute of Museum and Library Sciences’ National Leadership Grants for Libraries program enhances the quality of library services nationwide by supporting innovative projects that can be widely replicated. Areas of funding include education, research, digitization, and library-museum collaboration.