Training Centre in Communication(TCC Africa) was honored to host the University of Zambia and ZALICO Members for a workshop on Using Open Access Research Discovery Solutions to Increase Research Outputs and Visibility.
Training Centre in Communication (TCC Africa) was honored to partner with the University of Zambia and the Zambia Library Consortium (ZALICO) to introduce Open Access Research Discovery Solutions to increase their members research output discovery and visibility.
Knowledge Unlatched’s Wilson de Souza, introduced the Open Research Library which is slated to comprise the most comprehensive collection of peer-reviewed Open Access books accessible to everyone. Libraries investing in the Open Research Library contribute to the development of dedicated infrastructure for the global research community while participating libraries have the opportunity to benefit from a set of exclusive services.
TCC Africa’s Joy Owango increased Dimensions which is a modern, innovative, linked research data infrastructure and tool, re- imagining discovery and access to research: grants, publications, citations, clinical trials, patents and policy documents in one place
More About University of Zambia (UNZA)
The University of Zambia (UNZA) was established by Act of Parliament No. 66 of 1965. The first intake of students took place on 17th March 1966. The motto of the University, SERVICE AND EXCELLENCE has guided the development of the University since its inception.
UNZA is situated in Lusaka on two campuses. The main campus is the Great East Road Campus and it is situated on the Great East Road, 6km from the town center. The other campus is the Ridgeway Campus catering for the Medical School. It is situated on John Mbita Road, 4km South East of Lusaka, opposite the University Teaching Hospital.
More About the ZALICO
Zambia Library Consortium (ZALICO) is comprised of University libraries, college and polytechnic libraries, research libraries and special libraries providing access to a wide range of scholarly e-resources in Zambia.