Haiti - Searching for reliable information after an earthquake
Posted Jan 26 2010 11:16am
On January 12th, 2010, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the country of Haiti with an epicentre near Port-au-Prince. In the coming weeks and months, health librarians will be asked to provide assistance in locating information to assist with recovery efforts and complex health issues arising from the quake. This guide will provide a starting place for information. Additionally, the National Library of Medicine (U.S.) announced on January 25th that it would begin an to provide free access to full text articles (see) from January 25, 2010 to February 19, 2010 from major journals for healthcare professionals, librarians, and the public affected by the disaster.