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|Author||Kumar Verma M.; Khan D.; Yuvaraj M.|
|Title||COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy among Library Professionals: A Case Study of Indian Health Science Librarians|
Kumar Verma M.; Khan D.; Yuvaraj M. COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy among Library Professionals: A Case Study of Indian Health Science Librarians,Journal of Hospital Librarianship 22 3
|Link to article|| https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-85133095349&doi=10.1080%2f15323269.2022.2088203&partnerID=40&md5=a5d416b941b658148e52c8a31e029793
|Abstract||This article aims to identify the factors prevalent among health science librarians toward vaccine hesitancy. With the development of COVID-19 vaccines in 2021, numerous efforts are being taken to vaccinate people to control the spread of coronavirus. Recent research has shown a high level of vaccine hesitancy among various groups in various fields but no study has been conducted to explore the factors responsible for vaccine hesitancy among library professionals. A cross-sectional online survey of Indian health science librarians was conducted. Data was collected through an online questionnaire designed on Google Forms and analyzed using MS-Excel. Descriptive statistics were used in the study. The majority of respondents (77%) showed a high level of vaccine hesitancy due to issues of safety, negative information, and confusion over vaccines. Measures to increase vaccination uptake and authentic sources with respect to COVID-19 vaccines have been discussed. © 2022 The Author(s). Published with license by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.