Falk Library
200 Scaife Hall

Lydia N. Collins, MLIS

MAR Consumer Health Coordinator

Areas of Interest

  • Consumer Health (Access and Training)
  • Health Disparities and Health Care Access
  • Health Literacy (Program Development and Implementation)
  • Health Outreach and Programming
  • K-12 Health Information and Outreach

Current CV

Classes & Workshops

Selected Papers & Presentations

  • Activate, Collaborate and Engage: Transforming Your Community through Health Outreach @ Your Library
    Collins, L.N.
    Presented at the New York Library Association Annual Conference (2016, November)
  • Healthy Libraries Develop Healthy Communities: Public Libraries and Their Tremendous Efforts to Support the Affordable Care Act
    Collins, L.N.
    Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet (19)1, 68-76. (2015)
  • Engage for Health: A Health Program in a Box @ Your Library
    Collins, L.N., Brigandi, D., Fletcher, L., Gerhard, B., & Jeffery, S.
    Presented at the Pennsylvania Library Association Annual Conference (2016, October)
  • Engage, Encourage, and Enable Health and Science Exploration through Literacy: Free Resources from the National Library of Medicine
    Collins, L.N.
    Presented at the National Science Teachers Association Philadelphia Area Conference (2015, November)
  • Addressing the Needs of the Homeless: A San José Library Partnership Approach
    Collins, L.N., Howard, F., & Miraflor, A.
    The Reference Librarian 50(1), 109-116 (2009)