Health Information & Libraries Journal

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Edited By: Maria J Grant

Impact Factor: 0.875

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 49/85 (Information Science & Library Science)

Online ISSN: 1471-1842

Virtual Issue: Patient Information Comes of Age

Patient Information Comes of Age

Edited by Jeannette Murphy

Patient Information Comes of Age
Jeannette Murphy

Review Article
The state of consumer health information: an overview
Sarah Smith, Mark Duman

Original Articles
Perceived Internet health literacy of HIV-positive people through the provision of a computer and Internet health education intervention
Christie Robinson, Joy Graham

‘Quality signposting’: the role of online information prescription in providing patient information
Liz Brewster, Barbara Sen

Use and value of information sources by parents of child psychiatric patients
Adrienne Turner, Arta Kabashi, Hannah Guthrie, Roger Burket, Philip Turner

Online health information search and evaluation: observations and semi-structured interviews with college students and maternal health experts
Hyojin Kim, Sun-Young Park, Ingrid Bozeman

Monitoring or avoiding health information – the relation to inner inclination and health status
Stefan Ek, Jannica Heinström

Evaluating the quality of websites relating to diet and eating disorders
Rocío Guardiola-Wanden-Berghe, Josefa D. Gil-Pérez, Javier Sanz-Valero, Carmina Wanden-Berghe

Assessing Internet access and use in a medically underserved population: implications for providing enhanced health information services
Lisl Zach, Prudence W. Dalrymple, Michelle L. Rogers, Heather Williver-Farr

Regular Features

International Perspectives and Initiatives
Widening Panoramas: Retrospective
Jeannette Murphy

Learning and Teaching in Action
If you cannot beat them, join them! Using Health 2.0 and popular Internet applications to improve information literacy
Hannah Spring

Dissertations into Practice
An evaluation of a Books on Prescription scheme in a UK public library authority
Rebecca Furness, Biddy Casselden