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Tuesday, February 19, 2008

eIFL launches portal of IRs from developing and transition countries

On February 18, Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL) announced the launch of
... a portal for 97 institutional repositories from 16 developing and transition countries (Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Estonia, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Mongolia, Namibia, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, South Africa, Ukraine and Zimbabwe) and this number is growing. It now gives every visitor free access to 141,165 full-text research findings in a consistent and harmonised way. ...
Comment. Peter blogged some background on this in January.