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E-Journals Access and Management

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The proliferation of e-journals and their impact on library collections is tremendous.
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Intellectual property is key to businesses investing in the future

Intellectual property is key to businesses investing in the future | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
By David Hopkins, Business Engagement Manager for the Intellectual Property Office In a recent survey 89% of accountants told us they thought it was important to gain a better understanding of inte...
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Center for Research Libraries - CRL to Digitize...

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Center for Research Libraries - CRL to Digitize Endangered Foreign Government Publications on Library Collaboration curated by NELLCO
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Open access: University of Luxembourg research goes online

Open access: University of Luxembourg research goes online | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The University of Luxembourg is making available nearly 8,000 publications online, freely accessible by the public on new open access platform ORBilu
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New York Times criticizes Harper government's alleged muzzling of scientists

New York Times criticizes Harper government's alleged muzzling of scientists | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
OTTAWA — The New York Times editorial board is taking the Harper government to task for allegedly silencing publicly funded scientists, a strategy the Times says is designed to ensure oilsands prod...
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Scientists study fire's effects on rare snake - KRQE News 13

Scientists study fire's effects on rare snake - KRQE News 13 | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Following a fire that ripped through northern Arizona's Oak Creek Canyon last summer, scientists are only now beginning to study the effects on sensitive plants and species.
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Libraries and health centres supply batteries for hearing aid users

Libraries and health centres supply batteries for hearing aid users | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
A new service for people with NHS hearing aids has been launched in West Lothian, giving quick and easy access to much-needed batteries.
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Scientific research funding left unchanged in Budget 2015 - Irish Times

Scientific research funding left unchanged in Budget 2015 - Irish Times | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Science Foundation Ireland and Enterprise Ireland to have €260m to invest in 2015
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Namibia: Rhino Dehorning Approved to Thwart Poaching

Namibia: Rhino Dehorning Approved to Thwart Poaching | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Namibian government decision comes after surge in rhino poaching
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Rhino dehorning is cruelty against animals!!!!!!

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10 Ways to Boost Brain Power for Young Students

10 Ways to Boost Brain Power for Young Students | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Research into neuroscience and brain power is among the most fascinating due to its impact on education. And when it comes to young learners, strategies for optimizing brain development are essenti...

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Neuroscience and early childhood education is really an untapped wealth of knowledge - imagine if the two sectors worked closer together to explore early childhood development and connections with neuroscience.

 

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UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI LIBRARY

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University of Nairobi Open Access Theme: Towards an open generation in open access information http://t.co/SB0el2dusB #OpenAccessKenya
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Open Access Initiatives in East Africa

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Scientific Research Study on Self-Esteem... A MUST Read!

Scientific Research Study on Self-Esteem... A MUST Read! | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Self-esteem is an individual’s overall and specific positive and negative self-evaluation. Self-esteem is different than self-concept. Self-concept reflects beliefs and cognitions about the self, s...
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Debate: Does Mass Phone Data Collection Violate The 4th Amendment? - WSIU

Debate: Does Mass Phone Data Collection Violate The 4th Amendment? - WSIU | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees that "the right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects,
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Recordit: Record screencasts fast & free! with GIF Support

Recordit: Record screencasts fast & free! with GIF Support | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it

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Home - Data Management Resources for Academic Health Sciences Libraries - LibGuides at University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Home - Data Management Resources for Academic Health Sciences Libraries - LibGuides at University of South Carolina School of Medicine | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
This guide is maintained by the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries and is intended as a resource for academic medical librarians who are planning, offering, and evaluating data management resources and services in their institutions.
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Four Universities in Running for Obama Presidential Library - Higher Education

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Information Communications Technologies and Trends in Digital Libraries - AllAfrica.com

Information Communications Technologies and Trends in Digital Libraries - AllAfrica.com | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
WIKIPEDIA' the free online encyclopedia defines a digital library as a library in which collections are stored in digital formats (as opposed to print, microform, or other media) and accessible by computers; Tile older names electronic library or...
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The Impact of Digital Inclusion Initiatives in a Civic Context - SURE

New SURE title: The Impact of Digital Inclusion Initiatives in a Civic Context: Clayton, John, MacDonald, Step... http://t.co/l0h81EFPUU
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Delhi University to have a policy on registration of patents soon

Delhi University to have a policy on registration of patents soon | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI: What research exactly is patentable? What are the legal issues involved? If the student pursues a research using university infrastructure, is the outcome students' intellectual...
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Elephants Could Hear Rain Over Hundreds of Kilometers | IFLScience

Elephants Could Hear Rain Over Hundreds of Kilometers | IFLScience | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Those big ears are not just there for show. Namibian elephants detect rainstorms at a distance of as much as 280km away, and will travel towards them in search of fresh water and the growth that comes after rain.
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R169m to staff SA's universities - Independent Online

R169m to staff SA's universities - Independent Online | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education [Slideshare] - Huffington Post

10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education [Slideshare] - Huffington Post | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education from Vala Afshar

The commercial and private use of drones is soaring. The devices are capturing news video, assisting farmers, filming movies, delivering packages, surveying real estate, recording vacation...
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Top 10 takeaways on media-hyped Harvard Stem Cell Diabetes "Cure" Paper - Science 2.0 (blog)

Top 10 takeaways on media-hyped Harvard Stem Cell Diabetes "Cure" Paper - Science 2.0 (blog) | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Top 10 takeaways on media-hyped Harvard Stem Cell Diabetes "Cure" Paper
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A new stem cell paper has just come out in Cell from Harvard in this area.
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Now We're Crowdfunding Ebola Research?

Now We're Crowdfunding Ebola Research? | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
One leading Ebola researcher is turning to the crowd for more funding
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Multitasking Damages Your Brain And Career, New Studies Suggest

Multitasking Damages Your Brain And Career, New Studies Suggest | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
People who are regularly bombarded with several streams of electronic information cannot pay attention, recall information, or switch from one job to another as well as those who complete one task at a time.
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Digital Literacy Is the Key to the Future, But We Still Don't Know What It Means | WIRED

Digital Literacy Is the Key to the Future, But We Still Don't Know What It Means | WIRED | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The entrance to GitHub is the most Instagram-able lobby in tech. It's a recreation of the Oval Office, and the mimicry is spot-on---except for the rug.

Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc
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