Information for research in developing countries : information technology Friend or Foe?


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16-23 p

The author details the need for and complexity of doing research in the developing country environment. He summarizes the technology divide, lack of visibility of research from these countries and how this gap is widening and notes various programmes to overcome the lack of access to information primarily journal articles. The author concludes with a number of suggestions for facilitating research in developing countries including the increase of standards and norms

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Bulletin of American Society for Information Science & Technology
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