STIMULATE 9 Scientific and Technological Information

Report
Scientific and Technological Information Management
in Universities and Libraries: an Active Training
Environment (Edition 9) - STIMULATE 9
GROUP
PRESENTATION
Summary of the Contents of the
Program
The program offered a stimulating learning environment
to information professionals in the following areas:
 Role of library as carrier of scientific communication
 Web design, HTML and XML
 Presentation of information in a scientific environment
 Scientometrics and Informetrics
 Elementary statistics for effective library and
Information services and management.
 Indexing non-text materials
 Open source software (e.g. Greenstone and ABCD)
 Information retrieval/searching
 Copyright
Suggestions to Improve the
Organization of the Program

Longtime interval between lectures
within the same subject


Provide blocked schedule
Diversify the choice of library visit

Include more information resource centers,
archives and museums
Strong Points of the Organization of
the Program
 Administrative
matters
Efficient program schedule
 Choice of lecturers

 General
learning environment
Well-equipped lecture rooms, availability
of wireless network
 Accommodation

Best Components of the Program
Academic Contents
 Library
 Free
visits
and Open Source Software
Not So Good Components of the
Program Academic Contents
 None.
All the topics are relevant
Recommendations for the
Management to Home Institutes

Encourage the use of Free and Open Source
Software e.g. ABCD and Greenstone

Develop Institutional Repositories and Digital
Libraries

Empower us to deliver the knowledge and skills
learned through echo seminar and conferences,
trainings to other information professional and
end users
STIMULATE 9 Participants
Group E-mail : [email protected]
Face book : stimulate9
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS:
Alayon, Stephen - Philippines
Melike, Amelework Wube - Ethiopia
Biryabarema, Judith - Uganda
Cab, Nhyrma Fe - Philippines
Gill, Bernadette - Seychelles
Kengne, Naoussi Carine Christelle - Cameroon
Khatun, Momena - Bangladesh
Kitwe, Yahya - Uganda
Kulisooma, Ezerea - Uganda
Malekani, Andrew Watson - Tanzania Manyerere,
Juliana - Tanzania Ramadhani, Zaina Tanzania
Siyoum, Eyerusalem Tesfaye - Ethiopia
Tekelemariam, Kalayu - Ethiopia
Thottapali, Yunus - India
Tran, Thi Hoang Hanh - Viet Nam
Tripathi, Sneha - India
Yap, Joseph - Philippines
Zengenene, Dydimus - Zimbabwe

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