Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Emergency department–based interventions affecting social determinants of health in the United States: A scoping reviewAcademic Emergency Medicine.  28:666-674. 2021
2020 Prevalence of Hospital-Associated Disability in Older Adults: A Meta-analysis 2020
2018 Palliative Care and Hospice Interventions in Decompensated Cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Rapid Review of LiteratureJournal of Palliative Medicine.  21:1177-1184. 2018
2018 Review of Online Provider/Services Referral DatabasesJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  22:286-291. 2018
2018 Review of AbleData: Tools & Technologies to Enhance LifeJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  22:188-194. 2018
2018 Review of PubMed HealthJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  22:80-87. 2018
2017 Review of U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration’s Find a Health Center LocatorJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  21:430-435. 2017
2017 Review of Health Source–Consumer EditionJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  21:313-318. 2017
2017 Review of Rare Diseases Resources: National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) Rare Disease Database, NIH Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center, and OrphanetJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  21:216-225. 2017
2017 Review of ConsumerLab.com: A Database of Dietary SupplementsJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  21:95-102. 2017
2015 Patient-centered approach to designing sickle cell transition educationJournal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.  37:43-47. 2015
2014 Aging and Health LiteracyJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  18:94-100. 2014
2012 Web Sense: Assisting Individuals with Disabilities and Caregivers to Find Online Health InformationJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  16:295-306. 2012
2010 HealthyME HealthyU©2010UCPGB: A collaborative project to enhance access to health information and services for individuals with disabilities 2010
2010 Responding to health information and training needs of individuals with disabilitiesJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  14:23-32. 2010
2009 The "big three" consumer health sites and web technology trends: MedlinePlus®, Healthfinder®, and CAPHISJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  13:213-222. 2009
2008 Consumer health information services 2.0Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  12:187-199. 2008
2007 MedlinePlus "Go Local" and consumer health collection developmentJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  11:43-59. 2007
2006 The price of privilege.Library Journal.  131:101-101. 2006
2006 Whose game is it, anyway?: A guide to helping your child get the most from sports, organized by age and stage.Library Journal.  131:93-93. 2006
2006 12 simple secrets real moms know: Getting back to basics and raising happy kidsLibrary Journal.  131:141-141. 2006
2006 The brightening glance: Imagination and childhood.Library Journal.  131:96-96. 2006
2006 Copyright knowledge of faculty at two academic health science campuses: Results of a surveySerials Review.  32:59-67. 2006
2005 Living with kids and dogs... without losing your mind: A parent's guide to controlling the chaos.Library Journal.  130:82-82. 2005
2005 The minds of boys: Saving our sons from failing behind in school and lifeLibrary Journal.  130:114-114. 2005
2005 Early-start potty training.Library Journal.  130:113-113. 2005
2005 And one more thing...: A mother's advice on life, love and lipstick.Library Journal.  130:104-104. 2005
2005 Area woman blows gasket: And other yales from he domestic frontier.Library Journal.  130:105-105. 2005
2005 Because I said so: 33 mothers writer about sex, men, aging, faith, race, and themselves.Library Journal.  130:105-105. 2005
2005 Confessions of a slacker wife.Library Journal.  130:104-105. 2005
2005 Knocked up: Confessions of a hip mother-to-be.Library Journal.  130:104-104. 2005
2005 My girl: Adventures with a teen in training.Library Journal.  130:105-105. 2005
2005 Unraveled: The true story of a woman who dared to become a different kind of mother.Library Journal.  130:104-104. 2005
2005 What no one tells the mom: Surviving the early years of parenthood with you sanity, your sex life, and your sense of humor intact.Library Journal.  130:105-105. 2005
2005 Why animals sleep so close to the road: (And other lies I tell my children).Library Journal.  130:104-104. 2005
2005 Good night, sleep tight: The sleep lady's gentle guide to helping your child go to sleep, stay asleep, and wake up happy.Library Journal.  130:151-154. 2005
2005 Sleeping through the night: How infants, toddlers, and their parents can get a good night's sleep.Library Journal.  130:151-154. 2005
2005 Why is my baby crying?: The parent's survival guide for coping with crying problems and colicLibrary Journal.  130:140-140. 2005
2004 Coaching your kids to be leaders: The keys to unlocking their potentialLibrary Journal.  129:81-81. 2004
2004 Mamaphonic: Balancing motherhood and other creative acts.Library Journal.  129:110-110. 2004
2004 Raising motivated kids.Library Journal.  129:90-+. 2004
2004 School starts at home: Simple ways to make learning fun.Library Journal.  129:90-+. 2004
2004 Talkers, watchers and doers.Library Journal.  129:90-+. 2004
2004 Tongue Fu!(TM) at school.Library Journal.  129:97-97. 2004
2004 Big Net, Little Pond: Use and Upkeep of Smaller Scope Health Information SitesJournal of Consumer Health on the Internet.  8:23-40. 2004
2004 The sensory-sensitive child: Practical solutions for out-of-bounds behavior.Library Journal.  129:118-118. 2004
2004 Catch a fish, throw a ball, fly a kite: 21 timeless skills every child should know (and any parent can teach!).Library Journal.  129:100-100. 2004
2004 The happiest toddler on the block.Library Journal.  129:156-156. 2004
2004 The Between the Lions (R) book for parents: Everything you need to know about how children learn to read-and what you can do to help.Library Journal.  129:148-148. 2004
2003 101 ways to be a terrific sports parent: Making athletics a positive experience for your child.Library Journal.  128:120-120. 2003
2003 Sign me up!: The parents' complete guide to sports, activities, music lessons, dance classes, and other extracurriculars.Library Journal.  128:120-120. 2003
2003 "Because I said so!": Family squabbles and how to handle them.Library Journal.  128:156-156. 2003
2003 Signals from the child: Learn to read the secrets in drawings and refrigerator art.Library Journal.  128:116-116. 2003
2003 The secret language of children: How to understand what your kids are really saying.Library Journal.  128:116-116. 2003
2003 American Academy of Pediatrics guide to toilet training.Library Journal.  128:109-109. 2003
2003 Proactive parenting: Guiding your child from two to six.Library Journal.  128:163-164. 2003
2003 Baby steps: A guide to your child's social, physical, mental, and emotional development in the first two years.Library Journal.  128:146-+. 2003
2002 The wonder weeks: How to turn your baby's 8 great fussy phases into magical leaps forward.Library Journal.  127:164-+. 2002
2002 Watch me grow: I'm one-two-three; A parent's essential guide to the extraordinary toddler to preschool years.Library Journal.  127:94-94. 2002
2002 FussBusters on the go: Strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler.Library Journal.  127:121-122. 2002
2001 Tiger's eye: A memoir.Library Journal.  126:113-113. 2001
2001 Health InfoNet of Jefferson County: Collaboration in consumer health information serviceMedical Reference Services Quarterly.  20:13-21. 2001
1996 Patents for medical librariansMedical Reference Services Quarterly.  15:23-31. 1996


Year Title Altmetric
2015 Health information and older adults.  191-208. 2015
2014 Consumer health information services.  324-345. 2014

Education And Training

  • Master of Science in Library Science, University of Alabama 1985
  • Full Name

  • Catherine Smith