Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and Nov 2014
Jan 26, 2009
Elsevier Foundation Announces over $500,000 in New Grants for Innovation in Nursing Leadership, Libraries in Developing Countries and Diversity in Academia
New program launched to support new Nursing Faculty
Amsterdam, 26 January 2009 – The Elsevier Foundation has announced today that it has committed a total of $555,000 in grants to ten institutions from around the world in support of initiatives that promote the work of libraries and scholars...
Dec 2, 2008
Starting in January 2009, Elsevier will be the official publisher of quarterly journal
Amsterdam, 2 December 2008 - Elsevier is delighted to announce that starting in January 2009, it will be the official publisher of the quarterly peer-reviewed journal Energy for Sustainable Development on behalf of the International Energy Initiative (IEI). “Sustainable development...
Aug 22, 2008
Grants aim to help researchers in developing countries and the academic workplace
New York, 22 August 2008 – The final deadline for Elsevier Foundation grant proposals is September 15, 2008. Grant proposals will be accepted in two categories: the Innovative Libraries Program and the New Scholars Program. The Elsevier Foundation will award...
Jun 24, 2008
Awards target researchers in developing countries and academic workplace
New York, 24 June 2008 – The Elsevier Foundation is seeking grant proposals for its Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars programs. Grant proposals for the two programs sponsored by Elsevier, a leading global publisher of scientific, technical...
Apr 15, 2008
Grants promote academic diversity and research in the developing world
New York, 15 April 2008 – The Elsevier Foundation is seeking new grant proposals for its 2009 Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars programs. Sponsored by Elsevier, a leading global publisher of scientific, technical and medical information, the...
Feb 13, 2008
Awardees set example for innovation in developing countries and the academic workplace
New York, 13 February 2008 – The Elsevier Foundation has announced today that it has committed a total of $594,000 in grants to thirteen institutions from around the world in support of initiatives that promote the work of libraries and...
Dec 22, 2006
Training initiative will be based upon HINARI
Chicago – December 22, 2006 - The Medical Library Association (MLA) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an $80,000 grant from one of its corporate partners, Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical books and...
Apr 19, 2006
Philadelphia, 19 April 2006 - Elsevier, a world-leading healthcare and scientific publisher, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Gold Standard, Inc., a US-based developer of online clinical drug information...
Apr 4, 2005
Amsterdam, April 4, 2005 - Elsevier, a world leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical publications, announced today that it will donate books to 10 university libraries in the developing world in celebration of the House of Elzevir’s 425th anniversary...
Feb 2, 2005
Initiative with Book Aid International and Sabre Foundation supports universal access
Amsterdam, 2 February 2005 - Elsevier is pleased to announce that it has formed partnerships with the European-based group Book Aid International and the US-based Sabre Foundation to facilitate the distribution of books throughout developing countries. Elsevier places a high...
Dec 1, 2004
Study spotlights women’s increased susceptibility to HIV infection.
Amsterdam, 1 December 2004 – HIV/AIDS has rapidly become the most extensive and damaging epidemic the world has ever seen, representing a societal tragedy of far-reaching implications for human security, social and political stability, and economic development. A crucial aspect...
Nov 12, 2004
Tsinghua University researcher is first recipient of professorship.
New York, 12 November 2004 – The Elsevier Foundation is pleased to congratulate Professor Zheng Li for becoming the first appointee to the Elsevier Science and Technology University Professorship. This university chair is the first professorial appointment at a university...
Oct 15, 2004
Tsinghua University receives funding for professorship in science and technology.
New York, 15 October 2004 - The Elsevier Foundation has endowed a chair in science and technology at Tsinghua University, China’s top research university, located in Beijing. One of the main purposes of this initiative is to assist in the...
Jun 9, 2004
Agreement with University Grants Commission widens life sciences information.
Amsterdam/New Delhi, 9 June 2004 - Elsevier and the University Grants Commission of India (UGC) have announced an agreement that will provide students, researchers, faculty and staff at India’s top 50 universities electronic access to thirty-four premier life science titles...
Jun 5, 2004
UNEP-sponsored day focuses on seas and oceans this year.
Amsterdam, 5 June 2004 - In recognition of the United Nations Environment Program's (UNEP) World Environment Day, Elsevier has reaffirmed its commitment to providing support to scientists, researchers and students of environmental sciences. This year's World Environment Day, on June...