Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and Dec 2013
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...
Jun 3, 2004
Programs to benefit education and health initiatives.
New York, 3 June 2004 - The Elsevier Foundation released a summary of its grants through Spring 2004, with contributions totaling $33,733. During this round of giving, the Foundation has focused in a general manner on education and health initiatives....