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IFIS – FSTA Abstracts join AGORA

2nd February 2010

AGORAThe International Food Information Service (IFIS) Publishing has made available to AGORA subscribers in selected countries the FSTA/Direct- the Food Science and Technology Abstracts database.

Established for over 40 years, the IFIS Publishing database, FSTA/Direct, offers access to extensive food science and technology information relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, additives, nutrition, packaging and pet foods.

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Scopus Now Available in Research4Life for Scientists in the Developing World

2nd December 2009

Scopus now availabile in Research4Life for scientists in the developing world

Scientists in developing world benefit from freely available web-integrated literature research tool with citation information, direct links to full-text articles, library resources, patent searches and reference management software

Amsterdam, 2 December 2009 – Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality Web sources, will be added to Research4Life. Scopus contains abstracts and references from nearly 18,000 peer reviewed journals from more than 5,000 international publishers.

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Research4Life launches website to coincide with sponsorship of World Conference of Science Journalists

2nd July 2009

Research4Life launches website to coincide with sponsorship of World Congress of Science Journalists

London, 02 July 2009 – Research4Life today announces the launch of www.research4life.org.  The website will act as the public face of the Research4Life partnership for journalists, partners and institutions considering joining one of the programmes. It will include news about the programmes, information on the partners and participating institutions, testimonials and case studies.

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Thomson Reuters Partners with Research4life to bring Scientific Research Information Resources to Developing Countries around the World

15th June 2009

Thomson Reuters

Healthcare & Science Business Creates Special Edition of ISI Web of Knowledge To Advance Research4Life Partnership

Philadelphia, PA, London, UK, June 15, 2009 – The Healthcare & Science business of Thomson Reuters today announced that it is joining Research4Life to provide the developing world with access to critical scientific research. Special editions of ISI Web of Knowledge that include Current Contents Connect, Medline, EndNote Web, and ResearcherID, will be available to select developing countries identified by Thomson Reuters and Research4Life partners.

Read the full article at ThomsonReuters.com

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Sumawa Project in Kenya’s Rift Valley OARE case study

12th May 2009

This video offers a case study on the SUMAWA project in Kenyas Rift Valley. Aided by access to research, through the Research4Life initiative, the SUMAWA project is having an impressive impact on the local community, endangered tribes and wildlife in the area. May 2009

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Research4Life in Nairobi, Kenya

12th April 2009

An insight into how Research4Life is benefitting researchers in Nairobi, Kenya.  April 2009

 

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