May 23, 2022

Webinar Recording: “Kernel of Knowledge: Establishing a Health Information Literacy Partnership with a Local Public Library”

The video recording embedded below is of a National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) Greater Midwest Region “Kernel of Knowledge” webinar was made available online earlier today.

The webinar was recorded on January 10, 2019.


Hear about the successes and challenges of pursuing public library partnerships at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine Library in the metro Detroit area. This webinar will share the journey of establishing a partnership with Auburn Hills Public Library including how to create interdisciplinary collaborations and determine pilot programs as well as the lessons learned and future directions of the partnership.

Stephanie Swanberg is Associate Professor, Information Literacy and eLearning Librarian at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (OUWB for short!) in Rochester, MI. Stephanie’s primary responsibilities include designing & delivering instructional sessions for medical students and faculty in information searching, organization, and synthesis, leading the library’s outreach and community engagement activities, and providing research consultations medical student research projects including serving as a systematic review mentor.

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About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.