Making a difference. Stories from the field: how access to scientific literature is improving the livelihoods of communities around the world – research4life – January 2012

Posted on January 23, 2012. Filed under: Health Libnship, Knowledge Translation, Public Hlth & Hlth Promotion, Research | Tags: |

Making a difference. Stories from the field: how access to scientific literature is improving the livelihoods of communities around the world – research4life – January 2012

“To celebrate Research4Life’s 10th anniversary in 2011, we launched a user experience competition. We asked users to share with us how HINARI, AGORA or OARE has improved their work, life and community. In total we received some 60 entries from countries in all five continents. This impressive array of inspiring testimonies revealed a wealth of positive impacts brought about by Research4Life. This book celebrates the stories behind some of these competition entries.

This illuminating series of case studies provides insights into how access to the results of peer-reviewed research from Research4Life publisher partners is benefiting the health, well-being, and economic and social development of communities in the developing world, as well as contributing to greater environmental health and awareness.”

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