Wiley-Blackwell Announces 102 Additional Products Available through Research4Life
Published: Thursday 6th January 2011 Category:
Hoboken, NJ, January 6, 2011—Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE:JWa and JWb), announced today that an additional 88 journals and 24 non-journal resources will be available through the three United Nations sponsored Research4Life programs that provide developing countries with free or low cost access to and training for academic and professional peer-reviewed content online.
The Research4Life programs—HINARI, AGORA, and OARE—constitute a public-private partnership between WHO, FAO, UNEP, Cornell and Yale Universities, more than 130 science publishers led by the International Association of STM Publishers, and technology partner Microsoft. The partnership’s goal is to contribute to the attainment of six of the UN’s eight Millennium Development Goals by reducing the gap in scientific knowledge between industrialized countries and the developing world.