Monthly Archives: March 2013

Call for Papers

The Malawi Library Association ( MALA ) has announced that the XXIst Standing Conference of Eastern, Central and Southern Africa Library and Information Associations ( SCECSAL ) biennial conference will take place in Lilongwe, Malawi, 11-15 August 2014, on the … Continue reading

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Récompense pour améliorer l’accès du public à l’information sur la santé

La date limite est proche! L’appel est toujours ouvert aux membres de l’AHILA (Association des bibliothécaires de l’information de la santé en Afrique) ou quiconque prêt à adhérer à l’Association, de déposer sa candidature pour améliorer l’accès du public à … Continue reading

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Grants for Improving Public Access to Health Information

The deadline is drawing near ! The call is still open to members of AHILA ( Association for health Information Librarians in Africa) or anyone willing to join the Association to apply for an award for improving Public Access to … Continue reading

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NUANCE : February Issue / numéro de février

The Newsletter of the UbuntuNet Alliance : Network, Collaboration, Education ( NUANCE ) has items of interest to African librarians and network users in its February issue.  The AGM of the Alliance will be held at Protea Hotel, Entebbe in … Continue reading

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Award Opportunity for Library Services that Empower Women and Girls

EIFL’s ( Electronic Information for Libraries ) Public Library Innovation Programme ( EIFL-PLIP ) celebrated International Women’s Day with a new award call- for public and community libraries that empower women and girls through information and communication technology ( ICT … Continue reading

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BMA Humanitarian Fund

The BMA ( British Medical Association ) Humanitarian Fund has been running since 2001 and aims to support NHS health professionals in undertaking humanitarian work in developing countries. Projects must offer clear health benefits to the local population , must … Continue reading

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University of Nairobi Open Access Policy

Agatha Kabagu, Deputy University Librarian of the University of Nairobi Library, has written an article ” Enhancing the visibility and accessibility of research “. This discusses strategic planning, capacity building and collaboration at a national level, all of which proved … Continue reading

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Les Problèmes des Logiciels Anti-plagiats

C’est un problème dont nous devons tenir compte en tant que bibliothécaire et nos remerciements à Oliver Obst de nous alerter. Le plagiat est un réel problème pour les editeurs de la recherche scientifique et médicale. Comme Oliver le note, … Continue reading

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La Fête des Livres et des Bibliothèques en Mars

World Book Day ( la Fête des Livres ) se passe le jeudi 7 mars 2013. Book Aid International a envoyé plus de 38,000 livres à des bibliothèques en Afrique subsaharienne depuis la Fête des Livres 2012. Entre le 16 … Continue reading

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Phi Blog in French

Phi ( Partnerships in Health Information ) is delighted to announce that Lucile Desligneres from the Oxford University Language Centre has generously agreed to translate future Phi blog posts originally written in English into French and add them to this … Continue reading

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