Trends and Updates in Using Information
Session coordinator: Jiří Kadleček, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic
Where: 28. 5. 2009, 8.30 - 12.10, Vencovsky Aula
Information Support of Research and Development in Slovakia
Autor: Ján Turňa, Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovak Republic
Co-authors:Daniela Birová, Mária Žitňanská, Oleg Cvik, Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovak Republic
The aim of the paper is to inform on goals and intentions of the national project, which is being realized in the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information in Bratislava within the information support of research and development in Slovakia. The project is funded by the ERDF.
prof. RNDr. Ján Turňa, CSc. He graduated from the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava. In the 90’s he was acting as a visiting professor at universities in Paris and Los Angeles. He is a member of Scientific Board of Comenius University in Bratislava and a Chairman of the Slovak Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a Delegate of the Slovak Republic in a Working Group on Building the European Knowledge Based Bio Economy supported by the European Commission. He is a co-author of several monographies, university textbooks and patents. His professional interests include first of all biotechnology, molecular biology and bioinformatics. He works as a pedagogical and research worker in the area of natural sciences, biotechnologies and biomedicine. At present he acts as a Director of the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information in Bratislava and a head of a national project financed by the ERDF- National Information System promoting Research and Development in Slovakia – Access to Electronic Information Recources.
Other papers in this session:
Author: Focko Robbert van Berckelaer, Springer, Germany
Author: Paul Fertl, GALE - A Cengage Learning Company, Germany
Author: Martina Naekel, Walter de Gruyter, Germany
Author: Romy Beard, ebrary, USA
Author: Wolfgang Steinmetz, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom
Author: Barbara Dixee, Knovel, USA
Author: Alberto Rodriguez-Zapata, Elsevier, the Netherlands