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2012/2013 Emerald/CAPES Brazilian LIS Research Fund Award


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Sustaining the dissemination of knowledge in Brazil by supporting LIS research

Results are in

Emerald and CAPES library consortia (A Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior) have awarded a funding grant of US $3,000 for a research project that will contribute to the development of library and information science in Brazil.

In addition to the research fund it is also hoped that once the research is completed its findings can be published in one of Emerald’s many excellent LIS research titles. Due to the high quality of this years submissions, a highly commended award has also been bestowed.

Congratulations the winner

Viviane Veiga

Viviane Veiga
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz
"Novas estratégias comunicativas como fator de qualidade na interação de surdos em ferramentas de recuperação da informação."

Photo above pictured from left to right: Capes President, Jorge Almeida Guimarães, award winner Viviane Veiga and Emerald Regional Manager, Valeria Garcia.

Congratulations the highly commended winner

Manuela Eugênio Maia
Universidade Estadual da Paraíba
"Análise de Banco de Dados WEB de Acervo de Cordel: Otimização de Sistema a Partir das Necessidades de Usuários."

 

Key dates

The closing date for applications was 30th August 2013.