National digital library for scientific research to be created in Abu Dhabi

The Ministry has already begun the process of constructing the database through the development of classification and archive systems.

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ABU DHABI // A national digital library for graduate theses and scientific research for the UAE is set to be created following instructions from Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

The Ministry has begun constructing the database through the development of classification and archive systems, lists to regulate access and copyrights as well as preparing technical equipment reported the sate news agency, Wam.

A number of public and private universities will be participating in the project as well as representatives from the Scientific Research Department of the Ministry.

The Ministry is also undertaking a project to create a “Smart Document” application which will provide a safe and fast way to transmit data in between the Ministry and Cultural Attaches abroad.

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