Tag Archives: Partnerships in Health Information

New Website

In case you haven’t noticed Phi has a new website. Although the previous one was very good this change represents a new approach. Let us know what you think of it and, of course, if you like it, please use … Continue reading

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Libraries on chips! – for tablets and mobile phones

WiderNet (creators of eGranary on hard drives) are seeking crowd-funding to produce new information resources on chips that can be placed in mobile devices –  dubbed the Pocket eGranary Library. The focus will be on topics such as: language, literacy, … Continue reading

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Health Information Resources

Selected Health Information Resources for Africa produced by Phi has recently been updated and rearranged by topic. A short description of each organization/ database is given and they are arranged: – Journals and journal articles (finding free articles, open access … Continue reading

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The ending of AHILA 2014 – a memorable Congress

The final address was given by the guest of honour, the Minister of Health for Zanzibar, who then presented certificates to the supporters and sponsors of AHILA 2014.  The picture above shows Shane Godbolt (Director of Partnerships in Health Information … Continue reading

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New Prize for AHILA Members

Partnerships in Health Information ( Phi ) and Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa ( AHILA ) are pleased to announce a new prize to be awarded at AHILA 2014. The award is being generously sponsored by CABI, … Continue reading

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Leaflet on health information resources from Phi

Health Information Resources for Librarians and Researchers in Africa – online, offline and print is a new leaflet from Partnerships in Health Information.  It can be downloaded and printed for distribution to anyone who might find it useful – it … Continue reading

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Grant to attend Health Libraries Group Conference in July 2012

The Health Libraries Group, in partnership with ILIG and Partnerships in Health Information (Phi) is awarding a grant of a maximum of £1,500 to support a health librarian working in a HINARI-eligible country to attend the HLG Conference, which is … Continue reading

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Staff changes at Albert Cook Library

Following a reorganisation by the College of Health Sciences the following staff changes have been made at the Albert Cook Library, Makerere University, Uganda. Rachel Nakalembe has been transferred from Albert Cook to the main library. Alison Kinengyere is now … Continue reading

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Second visit to Uganda by Partnerships in Health Information (Phi )

Further to my recent post on Phi’s visit to the Albert Cook library at Makerere University, Uganda, in November 2011, there are now more details of a planned second visit in July 2012. As part of the three year successful … Continue reading

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Partnerships in Health Information ( Phi ) visit to Uganda

In November 2011 the Albert Cook Library at Makerere University will be hosting a visit  by Nick Naftalin OBE, FRCOG, Chair of Phi, Shane Godbolt, Director of Phi and Ania Nogal from the London Deanery. Nick will be facilitating training … Continue reading

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