Resources through Reasearch4Life

AGORA, HINARI, OARE and ARDI are the four Research4Life programmes that provide developing countries with free or low cost access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content online. Please request for username and password from the librarian.

 AGORA (Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture): an online digital collection of 1278 journals in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. To access AGORA, click the link http://www.fao.org/agora/

 HINARI (Health Internetwork Access to Research Initiative): HINARI provides access to up to 15,000 journals (in 30 different languages), up to 47,000 e-books, and up to 100 other information resources in biomedical and related sciences. To access HINARI, click the link www.who.int/hinari

OARE (Online Access to Research in the Environment): OARE provides access to up to 10,000 journals, up to 20,000 e-books, in a wide range of disciplines, including environmental toxicology and pollution, zoology, botany, ecology, environmental chemistry, geology, hydrology, oceanography, meteorology, climatology, geography, environmental economics, environmental law and policy, conservation policy and planning, environmental biotechnology, environmental engineering, energy, and many other disciplines.To access OARE, click the link http://www.unep.org/oare/

ARDI (Access to Research for Development and Innovation): ARDI provides access to up to 8,400 journals and up to 19,000 e-books in the fields of science and technology. To access ARDI, click the link http://www.wipo.int/ardi/en/