SISLT grant will develop health information for rural communities

Posted in: Congrats

Congrats to Mizzou SISLT Associate Professors Jenny Bossaller and Denise Adkins, as well as Deb Ward, Director of the University of Missouri Health Sciences Library and Chris Pryor, Missouri Coordinator for the National Network of the Libraries of Medicine, Mid-Continental Region, for receiving one of these Institute of Museum and Library Services grants.

“Librarians as Catalysts for Healthy Communities” will develop an interdisciplinary community health information curriculum and create a network of practice throughout the Midwest that is focused on meeting information needs for low-income and rural communities.

Read the full IMLS press release here.