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Ref.No. [Initiator]
KOR-99 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Health information and library services

Director / Head: 
  Professor Myoung-don Oh
 




Institution:
  College of Medicine Library
  Seoul National University
Address:
  103 Daehak ro(Yeongeon-dong), Jongno-gu
  03080
 
Town:
  Seoul
Country:
  REPUBLIC OF KOREA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  +8227408041
Fax:
  +8227408080
Date of Designation:
  17/Feb/2014
Last Redesignation:
  17/Feb/2018
Expiry:
  17/Feb/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist the WPRO Library in the migration of the old catalogue system (ISIS OPAC) to a new integrated library system (ILS-KOHA) for physical items  
  2. To assist in collaborating support in providing reference and bibliographic services on health information for researchers and Member States of the WPR. 
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Subjects:
  1. Library services & publishing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Information dissemination 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 12.4 - Essential multilingual health knowledge and advocacy material made accessible to Member States, health partners and other stakeholders through the effective exchange and sharing of knowledge.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  LONNQUIST Fabia
Phone:
  +63 2 5289978
Email:
  lonnquistf@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ROBERTS Ian Francis
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2074
Email:
  robertsi@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork