9º Congreso Mundial de Información en Salud y Bibliotecas

Salvador, Bahia - Brasil, 20 a 23 de septiembre de 2005


4a. Reunión de Coordinación Regional de la BVS

19 y 20 de septiembre de 2005

P35 - Using the Virtual Health Library (VHL) methodology to establish and develop a virtual library (BV) for a documentation and information center (CDi) of a sponsoring

VHL model has been used to establish and implement the Virtual Library of Documentation and Information Center of The State of Sao Paulo Research Foundation (BV/Cdi/FAPESP). BV/CDi includes all fields of knowledge and its main goals are to contribute for institutional memory (FAPESP) preservation and dissemination; to optimize access to reference information sources concerning scientific and technological production generated with FAPESP financial support and/or with its participation; to contribute to enhance the amount and quality of national contents in Science, Technology and Innovation in electronic networks and new media. The poster shows the experience of using VHL model in other fields of knowledge, as well as customized solutions carried out by The Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences Information, BIREME/PAHO/WHO, for this purpose.