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Register for a demonstrative ProQuest Dissertations & Theses global webinar
The ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global webinar will be hosted on Monday 5 December at 12:00 CAT.
Register now for the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global Webinar
Join a new webinar on 22 November at 16:00 Central African Time, and uncover new ideas and innovations with ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global.
Register now for the first Research4Life Spanish MOOC on health e-resources
The first edition of the health e-resources-focused Spanish Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) will run from 24 October to 20 November 2022.
Join us for a side event at the FAO Science and Innovation Forum
Wednesday, 12 October at 11am CEST: Partnering to Provide Access to Scientific Information to the Global South to support agrifood systems transformation.
Sarah Phibbs is the new Director of Research4Life Publisher Partnerships
Sarah comes to the role already having close experience with Research4Life. she brings years of experience as a consultant for societies and publishers focusing on sustainable publishing, strategy, and innovation.
Jus Mundi’s research tools to be provided for free in over 80 lower and middle-income countries via Research4Life
Research4Life and Jus Mundi have joined forces to provide international law and arbitration resources for free to scholars and researchers in over 80 lower and middle-income (Group A) countries.
Research4Life launches Country Connectors network project to support users at local level
The Country Connectors network project will deliver local interventions to heighten awareness about Research4Life resources.
Andrea Powell, Publisher Coordinator at Research4Life and Chair of the Finance Committee, to retire
Andrea has been the Outreach Director for STM since November 2018, and will remain associated with Research4Life as a Director on the Board of Friends of Research4Life.
Dr. Gracian Chimwaza is the new Chair of Research4Life Executive Council
As we focus on our vision for 2030 and we pivot to a new strategy which will support our community of users as both consumers and producers of research, Gracian’s appointment starts at an exciting and time for Research4Life.
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Research4Life Partners and the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine work to ensure continued access to information resources
In response to the crisis in Ukraine, the Research4Life publisher partners have agreed to waive payment from institutions in the Ukraine for 2022, and full access will be available for the coming calendar year, and have taken steps to expand access to information resources for Ukraine institutions.
Our vision to 2030: Research4Life Strategic Plan
We are proud to share our new Strategic Plan with you, which offers our members, users and supporters of Research4Life the opportunity to contribute to the creation of a diverse and inclusive and equitable research ecosystem.
Nature Masterclasses online training made free to access for researchers in lower income countries
Springer Nature has made Nature Masterclasses on-demand online training content free to access in Research4Life Group A countries. Researchers can learn at their own pace, in their preferred format, as the online courses are delivered in bite-size lessons and practical tasks with over 45 hours of training available.
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