Skip to main content

Adulting 101: Is There a Doctor in the HOUSE?

Welcome

Hack your health research process! This guide contains links to trustworthy health information sites and criteria to consider when evaluating health information online. It was created to support and supplement the curriculum of Adulting 101: Is There a Doctor in the HOUSE?, a health literacy workshop put on by the Robert B. House Undergraduate Library in partnership with the Health Sciences Library.


Selected Reliable Health Information Resources​


Specialized Health Information Resources


Evaluating Health Information


Workshop Activities

Evaluate a Health Website

Think Before You Share

  • The scenario: You see an interesting infographic on Facebook, but before you click on “share,” you decide to dig deeper.

  • Using a reliable health information resource and criteria for evaluating health information, decide if you would trust the health information conveyed in the infographic. If not, what source(s) would you recommend?


Need Help?

Ask at the front desk of the Health Sciences Library, contact us online, or schedule a consultation with a librarian.

Megan Fratta's picture
Megan Fratta
Asklib.hsl.unc.edu can provide help through email, chat, or phone
Subjects:Global Health
  • Last Updated: Oct 22, 2019 10:32 AM
  • URL: https://guides.lib.unc.edu/adulting-101-health