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Virtual Library of Population and Health at Central American Population Center
Biblioteca Virtual en Población y Salud del Centro Centroamericano de Población
The Population and Health Virtual Library constitute a great institutional effort, directed to the intensive dissemination of information in the area of health and demography of an organized form. This document describes ...
A vision of a competency-based approach in technical training of the librarian
Una visión de un enfoque por competencias en la formación técnica del bibliotecólogo
This essay intends to show the importance of the contribution that the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) have provided to the services of the Information Units and how it has been necessary to innovate in ...
Reflections about quality of the Educational Library System in Costa Rica
Reflexiones sobre calidad en el sistema de bibliotecas escolares de Costa Rica
This article examines the topic of quality and its relationship to the work undertaken since the Education Libraries and Learning Resources Centres (LRC) by the educative librarians. It also proposes actions that could be ...
The Brecha magazine within the context of costarrica’s cultural milieu
La revista Brecha en el contexto cultural costarricense
This essays discusses the significant role the cultural magazine Brecha has had in the intellectual life of Costa Rica. Brecha, like other type of media, can also be studied to identify the cultural trends that preoccupied ...
Trandisciplinary relationship model for curriculum desing in Library and Information Science
Modelo de relaciones transdisciplinarias para el diseño curricular en Ciencias Bibliotecológicas y de la Información
This article presents the development of the self-evaluation process that is taking place at the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Costa Rica. It describes the proposal of a new type of curriculum ...
Bibliometric study of the work of Costa Rican naturalist Anastasio Alfaro and Henri Pittier in journals between 1887 and 1946 Costa Rican
Estudio bibliométrico de la obra de los naturalistas costarricenses Anastasio Alfaro y Henri Pittier en publicaciones periódicas costarricenses entre 1887 y 1946
This paper analyzes the productivity of the naturalists Anastasio Alfaro and Henri Pittier in a period of 59 years, time in which the two authors published 316 articles in various Costa Rican sources. Several metrics methods ...
Continuing education at the libraries: the case of the José Figueres Ferrer Library of the Technological Institute of Costa Rica (ITCR)
La formación continua en las unidades de información: el caso de la Biblioteca José Figueres Ferrer del Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica (ITCR)
This article highlights the importance of Continuous Training as a process to improve production and professional development, not only of the organization but also of its staff in order to expand knowledge based and stay ...