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The article explores the characteristics of public health information needs and the resources available to address those needs that distinguish it as an area of searching requiring particular expertise. Public health searching activities from reference questions and literature search requests at a large, urban health department library were reviewed to identify the challenges in finding relevant public health information. The terminology of the information request frequently differed from thepmid:15685281 pmcid:PMC545128 fatcat:54gyn6d2pbeqflmsl5sklarfmu