Monthly Archive for July, 2013

Public Libraries and Health

Building on our last post EIFL’s Public Library Innovation Programme is delighted to share results of two library health services in Africa.  They are: • Northern Regional Library (Ghana), which builds health workers’ and community ICT capacity, and sent over 3,000 phone text messages (SMS) to 94 expectant mothers with health […]

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5th EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme

  Congratulations to two winners of the 5th EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) Award for empowering women and girls through ICT. READ Information and Resource Centre in Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal for empowering women slum-dwellers to find jobs and start small businesses. Rija’tzuul Na’ooj Library in San Juan la Laguna, […]

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Help required by MSc Student

Hartwig Pautz is studying for an MSc in Information and Library Studies at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland.   Hartwig has asked for support from colleagues in the United Kingdom, the United States and Germany in writing his dissertation which addresses income generation methods used by public libraries and the […]

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