Book Patrol: Bibliotherapy: Doctors and Librarians team up to offer "Books on Prescription" | Veille professionnelle sur les bibliothèques |

Visiting the doctor in the UK can result in a prescription for books. Doctors can choose from a pool of 30 books dealing with specific conditions to “mood boosting books” chosen from fiction and poetry. Doctors "will write out a prescription that will give patients immediate membership at the local library, with recommendations for titles rather than letting their patients rely on Google’s search results. Book Patrol.

Via Trudy Raymakers, Bibliofrance