Panama

The Library System of the University of Panamá (Sistema de Biblioteca de la Universidad de Panamá) represents the country in Latindex, where it has a few open access journals.

The Science and Technology Network (Red científica y Tecnológica / RedCyT) is a member of RedCLARA that supports COLABORA, Red Federada Repositorios and other regional initiatives that promote cooperation among institutional repositories, where Panamá will be able to participate when institutional repositories are developed.

Together with other countries of the region, Panamá participates in open access regional subject repositories, today with a growing number of records with open access full-texts, examples: agriculture (SIDALC), education (Relpe and CEDUCAR), public management and policies (CLAD-SIARE), social sciences (CLACSO and FLACSO), work (LABORDOC), among others.

No repositories are registered in OpenDOAR or ROAR, and no mandates registered in ROARMAP.

Enlace Académico Centroamericano (Central America Academic Link) is an initiative from FLACSO´s Executive Secretariat in Costa Rica, with support from the Ford Foundation, and participation of full-text contents from Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panamá. This initiative provides social sciences open access publications, news, resources, events and selected links.

 

(Modified on December 2013)

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