"Over the past five years, we have been able to fund an impressive range of projects to advance women in science and building capacity in developing world libraries. Every year it's exciting to see so many innovative ideas-and, of course, an honor to provide the critical seed funding and 'proof of concept' for needed for new approaches to familiar issues," remarked David Ruth, Executive Director of The Elsevier Foundation.
About the Elsevier Foundation
The Elsevier Foundation
) provides grants to institutions around the world, with a focus on support for the world's libraries and for scholars in the early stages of their careers. Since its inception, the Foundation has awarded more than 60 grants worth millions dollars to non-profit organizations working in these fields. Through gift-matching, the Foundation also supports the efforts of Elsevier employees to play a positive role in their local and global communities. The Elsevier Foundation is funded by Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services.
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including
, and close to 20,000 book titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's online solutions include
Mosby's Nursing Suite
, which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the
MEDai's Pinpoint Review
, which help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.
A global business headquartered in
employs 7,000 people worldwide. The company is part of
Reed Elsevier Group PLC
, a world-leading publisher and information provider, which is jointly owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).
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