Monthly Archives: February 2016

Out Now: March 2016 issue of IFLA Journal

Volume 42, No.1 (March 2016) is out now. The IFLA Journal  publishes research, case studies and essays that reflect the broad spectrum of the profession internationally. Below are the articles in this latest issue: Sharing the data: The information policies of NOAA and … Continue reading

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Scholarships for online course on using knowledge in policy making in Africa

INASP would like to remind us about the available scholarships for participants from Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe to their upcoming online course. The online course “Leaders of change: helping African policymakers develop their capacity to promote the use of knowledge … Continue reading

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Dates announced for 2016 Publishers for Development

Two Publishers for Development events will be held this year, as announced on INASP’s website. Dates: Tuesday 28th June: Large multi-disciplinary publishers and those interacting with them are invited to this event, which will be held at Hawkwell House in … Continue reading

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African library consortia plan a strong future with INASP

With INASP approaching the final two years of the Strengthening Research and Knowledge Systems(SRKS) programme, the focus of some staff is on working to support the creation of strong and sustainable library consortia, who will be able to manage national … Continue reading

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IFLA International Leaders Programme: Applications now open

IFLA recently announced on their website a call for applications to the IFLA International Leaders Programme. A brief description is given below and more can be found on their website. The International Leaders Programme is a two-year Programme designed to increase the … Continue reading

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Elsevier Foundation Contributes $1 Million USD in Improving Health Information, Research in Developing Countries, Diversity in STM, and Nursing Education

A recent news release from the Elsevier Foundation: The Elsevier Foundation has launched a series of new programs to improve health information delivery, research ecosystems in developing countries, and diversity in science, technology and medicine (STM); a total annual contribution of … Continue reading

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