ERIC Number: ED377882
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
ALA Fingertip Guide to National Health-Information Resources. 1995-1996 Reference Desk Edition.
In response to a growing need for personal health and fitness information, this guide provides the telephone numbers and addresses of organizations serving public information interests. Features include: alphabetical entries for 404 organizations from AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service, Air Ambulance America to Visiting Nurse Association of America, and Y-Me National Organization for Breast Cancer Information and Support; more than 1,000 current telephone numbers, including toll-free numbers, hotlines, recorded public information messages, and Teletypewriter/Telephone Device for the Deaf (TTY/TDD) where available; and detailed subject and hotline indexes. The small size of this guide was chosen for quick desk reference. (Author/MAS)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Health Education, Health Materials, Health Services, Hotlines (Public), Human Resources, Information Centers, Information Services, National Organizations, Nonprofit Organizations, Physical Health, Resource Materials
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Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Library Association, Chicago, IL.