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Evaluating Medical Information

Locating Medical Information

Places to search to find health information. 

Optional Exercises

  1. Register with the Alaska Medical Library. You must have an email address that is affiliated with a clinic or hospital in Alaska. Once your registration is processed, you can access the resources listed on the website.
  2. Look at the different resources found on the SLED website
  3. Find information using MedlinePlus on a health topic. Bookmark the sites that interest you the most. Complete the website evaluation sheet for MedlinePlus. What would make this site better for you and/or your patients?
  4. Find two websites on a health topic.  Fill out the website evaluation sheet for each website. 

Contact Me

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Jennifer McKay
Contact:
UAA/APU Consortium Library
Alaska Medical Library Office #202B
907-786-1611
jamckay@alaska.edu