The goal of MedlinePlus is to bring appropriate, authoritative health information to those who need it. We appreciate your efforts in training people on how to use MedlinePlus. Here are some training resources which might help you with your classes and health fairs.
Resources for Teaching MedlinePlus
Resources for Teaching How to Find Health Information Online
- Evaluating Internet Health Information: A Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine (download)
- Évaluation des sources (NLM): Évaluer les informations sur la santé trouvées sur Internet, in French (Bibliothèque CHUM - Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal)
- Finding Quality Health Information on the Web: A Tool Kit (University of Washington Center for Public Health Nutrition)
- MedlinePlus Guide to Healthy Web Surfing
- MedlinePlus Page: Evaluating Health Information
- MedlinePlus Page: Understanding Medical Research
- Connecting Youth to Quality Health Information: A Lesson Plan for High School Health and Fitness Education - PDF (University of Washington Center for Public Health Nutrition)
Health Information Tutorials
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