Consumer health librarians and information specialists are encouraged to send a list of CHI resources in all formats (websites, listservs, newsgroups, discussion lists, books, videos, tapes) for inclusion on this site.
Join CHIPIG by completing the membership form.
Visit the Healthy Living website, A Health Canada consumer health website.
Health Information Websites and Books Recommended by CHIPIG Members. Click here for pdf.
Consumer Health Selected Readings
Consumer Health Information Service (Toronto Reference Library)
Selected Bibiliography of Readings
HealthNavigators, brief guides to sources of information.
Kitchener Public Library
Online Health Information Guides
Online Delicious account
Trillium Health Centre
Easy-to-Read Health Information Materials
This document provides guidelines for writing these materials, and lists some Internet sites where more detailed instructions for doing this may be found. It also lists sites which contain documents on various health topics written at a lower literacy level. A brief review of each site and the average reading level of the documents found there is provided.