Health Information

Access HealthLink, The Consumer Health Resources Center, or ask our Medical Librarian a question. We also provide additional health literacy resources.

Consumer Health Resources Center

Visit the Center at the Central Library to learn about prescription drugs; symptoms of diseases; doctor’s hospital affiliations; vitamins or herbal products; laboratory tests; finding a medical specialist; complete a school/college assignment; and more.

English for Your Health

This is a program to teach adults who speak very little English about Health Topics.


A collaborative initiative of Queens Library, the American Cancer Society, the Queens Cancer Center of Queens Hospital and Albert Einstein College of Medicine.


The goal of Queens ConnectCare is to provide health education and better access to health care.

Medical Librarian

Ask the Medical Librarian information about medical and consumer health related issues.

Information for New Immigrants

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