e-resources / ICT / Knowledge and Information / people / Social media

ILRI toolbar: How to simplify your browsing experience

The ILRI community toolbar is a graphical user interface that allows users to quickly and smartly locate all of ILRI’s communication channels as well as related livestock websites. This must have toolbar, contains tabs that will significantly reduce the amount of time you spend browsing for various pages and sites that are commonly used at … Continue reading

e-resources / ILRI / ILRIComms / Knowledge and Information / Open access

Publishing and sharing ‘open’ journal articles in ILRI

In line with ILRI’s strategy on publishing, we aim to make as many of our ILRI research products as possible open for our partners and others to access. Our dspace repository (Mahider) contains a full index (we hope) to recent outputs as well as the full ‘text’s of reports, documents and the like … See … Continue reading

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ILRI pool of freelance editors, translators, and communication experts

Looking for some editorial assistance? We have set up an ILRI pool of editorial and other communication experts from around the world.  The list has sections for English-language editors/proofreaders, scientific journalists, design and layout experts, film and multimedia experts, full-service communication experts and translators.  Of course, you can also call on ILRI’s own editorial, graphics, … Continue reading


ILRI access to BioOne database

Welcome to BioOne! ILRI now has access to BioOne. BioOne is available free of charge to institutions in Kenya and Ethiopia until 31st December 2012 as a result of a recent EIFL-negotiated agreement between the Kenya Library & Information Services Consortium (KLISC) and EIFL. BioOne is a global, not-for-profit collaboration bringing together scientific societies, publishers, … Continue reading


Using SurveyMonkey at ILRI

ILRI has recently purchased a professional license for SurveyMonkey (www.surveymonkey.com), the world’s most popular web-based survey tool! Our professional license gives staff added benefits of: Unlimited questions Unlimited responses Ability to export, print, and share reports in PDF and Excel Advanced survey design tools: survey templates and skip logic Advanced reporting tools: custom charts, cross-tabs … Continue reading