May 21, 2022

Health Information Transforming Lives: A New Special Issue of IFLA Journal Now Available Online

The October 2019 issue of IFLA Journal, a special issue titled, “Health Information Transforming Lives” is now available online.

In This Issue

Special Issue: Health Information Transforming Lives
Maria G. N. Musoke


Transforming Lives: Combating Digital Health Inequality
Bob Gann

Towards New Ways of Assessing the Impact of Local Medical
Journals: A Proposal and Call For Change
Christine Wamunyima Kanyengo, Mercy Wamunyima Monde and Akakandelwa Akakandelwa

Health Information Literacy Awareness and Capacity Building: Present and Future
Terri Ottosen, Nandita S. Mani and Megan N. Fratta

The Importance of Public Libraries In Education For Health Literacy: A Case Study On Diabetic Patients
Hamed Pirialam, Maryam Kazerani, Maryam Shekofteh and Zahra Razzaghi

Health Information Services: Engaging Women in Cervical Cancer Screening Awareness in Nigeria
Ngozi P. Osuchukwu and Ngozi B. Ukachi

Advancing Scholarly Publishing Through Open Access Biomedical Repositories: A Knowledge Management Perspective
Lisa Kruesi, Kerry Tanner and Frada Burstein

The Role of the Iniversity library in creating inclusive healthcare hackathons: A case study with design-thinking processes
Bethany McGowan

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