National Academies advisory: May 3 launch of Iraqi Virtual Science Library

May 01, 2006

At a ceremony at the National Academies, U.S. government officials and representatives from the scientific community will launch the Iraqi Virtual Science Library (IVSL), a project that gives Iraqi scientists, engineers, and university students access to cutting-edge scientific and technical information to foster improvements in that nation's higher education system and research base.

DETAILS:
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, in the Lecture Room of the National Academies building, 2100 C St., N.W., Washington, D.C.

REPORTERS:
REGISTER TO ATTEND by contacting the Office of News and Public Information; tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail news@nas.edu.
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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

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