Information Literacy is a skill that your rely on throughout life. This life skill to be Information Literate needs to be practised through information gathering,comparison and analysis. It is your right to understand and know as much as possible about the world and environment around you,so become Information Literate to ensure you can gather and use the knowledge freely available to you.
The ability to identify useful research grade information is detailed in our Information Literacy Overview, and the benefits of good Information study skills can be recognized through our Information Literacy Report.
The decision to impliment a LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEM software application in your Medical Research Lab needs discussion with your organisation. The benefits of installing a LIS are that it will aid in your transmition, storage and the analysation of your data.
Local management of interlibrary loan depends upon a combination of paper- based systems, one or more of the bibliographic utilities’ interlibrary loan systems, and often purchased software packages for tracking some functions. It is common for a request to move from print to online to print to online several times before fulfillment. A comprehensive local interlibrary loan management system would allow for the electronic management of all requests, from initiation to final counting.
Digital Library enssib brings quality digital resources in science Information and libraries in order to establish a resource center for professionals documentation and libraries.
Paris, March 9, 2011 – La Francophonie and scientific university covers the five continents. With this geographical diversity, the AUF is designed to enhance knowledge of the Francophonie in promoting scientific cooperation, training the actors in development, by supporting research and sharing expertise.
From 22 to 26 November 2010 I participated in Rabat, Morocco, the second school on Digital Libraries organized jointly by CERN and UNESCO and with the supervisor as CNRST Morocco. In this workshop, I discovered the Invenio digital library software developed and used at CERN. We were about thirty participants from 05 African countries: Benin Cameroon, Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal.
RSL is the national library, the largest library in the country and in Europe, the second largest in the world. The unique feature of the Library is the comprehensive and universal nature of its collections: it acquires and permanently keeps domestic and foreign publications from invention of book printing to our days, in all living, dead and artificial languages.
American libraries are fundamental to our democratic society, yet are facing budgetary and other challenges which undermine their fiscal security and threaten their long tradition of providing free and equal access to information. The support of library users is essential for libraries’ survival, but the challenges are so great, and library needs are so compelling, that new approaches are needed to advance the cause of the public library and, through it, the well being of our communities.
Students reports will never be the same. Teaching research skills in the library media center will never again be a pale imitation of real-life information searches.