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The Pakistan Research Repository is a project of the Higher Education Commission to promote the international visibility of research originating out of institutes of higher education in Pakistan.The aim of this service is to provide a single-entry access point.

The repository which is currently being populated with content, has already made the full-text of over 550 Ph.D. theses available in high-quality digitized format, whilst a further 200 have been digitized and are in the process of being uploaded onto repository and made available through the web. More Info... aggregates the best free and open courseware for students and professionals, all in a conveniently searchable online courseware platform. Search, track, and share progress on over 500 university and college level classes globally. Formerly known as, we continue to carefully select and share with you new courses every week.

Our passion for developing and sustaining OCW projects drives us to curate the best. From biology to accounting, foreign languages to science, ensures you get a world-class education from the world's top schools and scholars anytime, anywhere. is an in-depth website for potential and current students considering a career with computers, software engineering, and more. Our staff is passionate about technology and dedicated to helping others find the information they need to make decisions about their future in the fast moving and rapidly growing tech industry.

Our search tools for relevant school programs, salary data, and our articles and guides are researched carefully. We use expert sources to bring you accurate, current information about computer science degrees and careers. Our sources include individuals in upcoming tech firms, professors from top colleges and universities, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Center for Education Statistics, and more.


The Science and Development Network

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SciDev.Net offers you:

  • Access to the latest science and technology news, opinions and analysis, worldwide and in your region.
  • Policy briefs providing in-depth analysis of key topics in a concise format.
  • Regional gateways providing information directly relevant to your region.
  • Free access to selected full papers in Science and Nature normally only available through paid subscription.

Topics of focus includes:

  • Agri-biotech
  • Bird flu
  • Biodiversity
  • Brain drain
  • Climate change
  • Desert science
  • Ethics of research
  • Genomics
  • Indigenous knowledge
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Malaria
  • Nanotechnology
  • R&D policy
  • Science communication e-guide
  • Science publishing
  • Technology transfer
  • Tsunami

The South Asia network:

  • The network includes Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and provides news and features from across the region.
  • SciDev.Net is keen to collaborate with individuals and organisations in the region that are interested in building closer links between scientists, decision makers, the media and the public.
  • Nearly 3,000 people in South Asia receive SciDev.Net�s weekly news emails.
  • SciDev.Net gets over 7,000 visits from South Asia each month.
  • SciDev.Net is building its network of freelance journalists from South Asia and so far 21 have written for the SciDev.Net website.
    Founded in 1946, IEEE Computer Society is the largest of the 39 societies of the IEEE. It is the world's leading organization of computer professionals with nearly 100,000 members.The Society promotes an active exchange of information, ideas, and technological innovation.
    The IEEE Computer Society's vision is to be the leading provider of technical information, community services, and personalized services to the world's computing professionals. For further information on IEEE Computer Society please click here....

    Chemical & Engineering News is a weekly magazine published by the American Chemical Society. C&EN editors and reporters based in Europe, the U.S., and Asia cover science and technology, business and industry, government and policy, education, and employment aspects of the chemistry field.

    Only ACS (American Chemical Society) registered institutes can access C&EN.

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    The Merriam-Webster Medical Desk Dictionary will be available on "Health Source: Consumer Edition" and "Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition". Click on the following link and check only Health Source: Consumer Edition and Health Source, uncheck rest all check boxes and then press Continue. If your institution is subscribed for EBSCOHOST then you will be able to access the Medical Dictionary Click It!!!

    The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries (EJISDC) strives to become the foremost international forum for practitioners, teachers, researchers and policy makers to share their knowledge and experience in the design, development, implementation, management and evaluation of information systems and technologies in developing countries. Click here

    World Bank Data Initiative
    The World Bank is now allowing access to thousands of its datasets, which should help academics and practitioners work with the development data that was restricted to subscribers in the past. For more information click here

    Research Output from Pakistan 2007, 2008

    Research Performance 2005-2007

    Research Output in Physics 2004-2008

Free Medical Journals

The following journals offer free online access to developing economies, based on either programs such as HINARI, or on a HighWire-based program offering access to countries appearing in the World Bank's list of "low income economies," plus Djibouti. Individual publishers use the list from the World Bank as a guideline for determining their policies, so some variation in access per publisher does occur. You do not need to sign up for this service as our software automatically detects the country you are connecting from and grants access accordingly.




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