Monthly Archives: March 2011

BioMed Central attends Gulf SLA-AGC

I was pleased to be in attendance at the Gulf SLA-AGC conference last month in Muscat, Oman. Hosted in the opulent surroundings of the Al-Bustan Hotel, it really did set the scene and provided an amazing backdrop for the two and a half day event. I gave a 20 minute introduction to open access and… Read more »


Computer Aid International and BioMed Central partnership moves into its fifth year – bringing access and support to the developing world

BioMed Central has been working with Computer Aid International since 2006 with a conjoined aim of providing the developing world with access to scientific research. Together they organized the landmark Open Access in Africa event last year and 2011 represents fifth year of this successful partnership. Moira Vincent from Computer Aid International and Matthew Cockerill,… Read more »