Your Information Prescription: MedlinePlus for Beginners

Join Outreach and Medical Librarian, Tom Cummiskey, at the Manomet Branch Library on Thursday, April 4th at 10:15 AM for an informative program, “Medline Plus for Beginners.”

MedlinePlus is the National Institute of Health’s website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

Tom will show you how simple it is to use the MedlinePlus website for all your medical/healthy living questions. All levels of computer users are welcome! If you have any questions or need further information, please contact Tom Cummiskey at 508-830-4250, ext. 219, email

Refreshments will be provided.

This program is funded in part by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012347 with the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

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