Using Web 2.0 for Health Information (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published)) pdf epub fb2

Using Web 2.0 for Health Information (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published)) by Paula Younger pdf epub fb2

Using Web 2.0 for Health Information (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published)) Author: Paula Younger
Title: Using Web 2.0 for Health Information (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published))
ISBN: 1856047318
ISBN13: 978-1856047319
Other Formats: lrf lrf mobi rtf
Pages: 224 pages
Publisher: Facet Publishing (February 28, 2011)
Language: English
Category: Other
Size PDF version: 1548 kb
Size EPUB version: 1830 kb
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences




In the area of health information, the potential for using the Internet for professional collaboration is immense. Web 2.0 has affected every library and information sector and has tremendous potential to transform health information delivery still further. By drawing together international case studies and reflections on using Web 2.0, this new book blends practical insights, theory, and reflective approaches to offer a cohesive overview of how Web 2.0 is already changing health and medical information work. Key topics include: Enhancing medical, nursing, and health education Information literacy in a health information environment Supporting research Supporting clinical care Developing a service presence using Web 2.0 Using social networking to develop an outreach service. This book will be relevant and useful both to those new to Web 2.0 and to those with more experience wishing to gain further insight into its application.