• A collaborative space: connecting with best practices in consumer health

      Ottosen, Terri; Patterson, Nancy (2013-05)
      A secure collaborative space has been created where reports on activities funded by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine can be shared among network members - http: //guides.nnlm.gov/chollaboration
    • HSHSL Day of Service Call for Participation

      Tooey, M.J.; Patterson, Nancy; Douglas, Steven; Baker, Christina; Pinkas, Maria; Beaulieu, Colette; Wink, Tara (2020-06)
      Call for participation and email reminders for the Health Sciences and Human Services Library's first ever virtual day of service. The event occurred in June 2020 while staff members were still primarily working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
    • HSHSL Day of Service Donation Projects

      Baker, Christina; Beaulieu, Colette; Betz, Gail; Burcat, Kirsten; Downton, Katherine; Patterson, Nancy; Nguyen, Tony; Pinho, Thom; Wink, Tara (2020-06-23)
      The HS/HSL 's Outreach Service Task Force organized its first virtual Day of Service in June 2020. The event was done virtually as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic and a way to make the staff feel connected while teleworking. Participants gave donations to Better World Books, Purple Heart, food banks, blood banks, Assistance Center of Towson Churches, Dogtor Loki's Hero Healing Kits, Meals on Wheels, Southern Poverty Law Center, and the Harford County Humane Society.
    • ¿No Comprende?: Bringing Online Health Information to Healthcare Providers Serving Spanish Speaking Communities

      Snow-Croft, Sheila L.; Pinell-Jansen, Christianne M.; Wright, Melissa; Price, Helvi McCall; Patterson, Nancy; Rodgers-Arthur, Chris Anne, 1952-; Meloy, Mandy; Hebert, Becky; Jones, Warren A.; Clark, Susan, M.Lib.; et al. (2012-04)
    • Sink or Swim: Can an Online Resource Package for "Others" Survive?

      Tooey, M.J.; Brown, Everly; Hinegardner, Patricia G.; Mayo, Alexa A.; Bodycomb, Aphrodite; Gerhart, Brad; Klein, Ilene Robin; Patterson, Nancy (2009-10)
      ResourcesPlus! a full-service online resource package developed for groups that fall outside HS/HSL's standard licensing agreements - volunteer clinical faculty and UMB alumni is described and evaluated.
    • Think Inside the Blocks: Health Literacy Outreach to Disadvantaged People in Their Own Environment

      Patterson, Nancy; Pinkas, Maria M. (2011-08)
      This is a bilingual poster with parallel content in English and Spanish. It presents places in the community where health literacy outreach can take place: the school (la escuela), the church (la iglesia), the local library branch (la biblioteca publica de la comunidad), public housing computer centers (centros de computadoras en residenciales publicos), the home (el hogar), the beauty salon (el salon de belleza).