Stories

 

 

HOW INFORMATION ACCESS IS CHANGING THE BIGGEST ACADEMIC LIBRARY IN MYANMAR

Ms. Daw Yu Yu Tin, head of the Universities’ Central Library (UCL) in Yangon talked to us about the goals and challenges of transforming a traditional library into an e-library.

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AGORA

Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) is one of the four Research4Life programmes that provides free or low cost access to major scientific journals in agriculture and related biological, environmental and social sciences to public institutions in developing countries.

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A MODERN MEDICAL LIBRARY IN DHAKA, BANGLADESH

Nazim Uddin is the chief librarian at the ICDDRB institute in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He runs this modern and up-to-date library in the middle of a slum in the city.

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HOW ACCESS TO HEALTH INFORMATION IS CHANGING LIVES

Health practitioners and students share their experiences using Hinari and how access to this resource has impacted their work and lives.

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*The series of stories presented here were possible through a grant from the Elsevier Foundation.