Opening Access to Knowledge

The importance of open access to online information is encapsulated and championed through the work of both Qatar National Library (QNL), and QScience.com, the online academic publishing platform of Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation (BQF).

BQFJ Drops Author Publication Charges

Doha-based academic publisher, Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Journals (BQFJ), is waiving Article Publication Charges (APC) for all authors who provide their unique author ID, known as ORCID, when they submit their work to the online peer-reviewed journal QScience Connect.

The Internet and Positive Change for Librarians

The Arabian Gulf Chapter of the Special Libraries Association was held under the theme, ‘The Internet and Positive Change for Librarians and Information Professionals: Creating Real Future Impact’, and brought together librarians, researchers, educators from around the world.