Public Library Staff as Community Health Partners: Training Program Design and Evaluation

Date Reviewed: April, 2020

This resource is a journal publication that highlights the importance of health and social needs training for library staff to better address the health and social concerns of patrons. The training in this resource is a case-based training curriculum that had a positive perceived impact and value for library staff. Therefore, this resource can be used by other library systems to improve staff competencies in addressing the social and health needs of patrons. —Ashti Doobay-Persaud, MD, NCEAS