about this site
The Scientific Electronic Library Online - SciELO Paraguay is a virtual library that allows access to the full text of a selected collection of scientific journals published in Paraguay.
It is a regional project managed in Paraguay by the IICS - Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, that depends on the UNA - Universidad Nacional de Asunción.
In Paraguay, SciELO initiative comprises the Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, the Pediatrics Paraguayan Society, the Faculty of Medical Sciences of the UNA, the Health National Institute of the Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare (MSPyBS in Spanish) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO).
SciELO library is the result of the cooperation between BIREME – (Latin American and Caribbean Centre of Information in Health Sciences) and FAPESP – Foundation of research support of Sao Paulo State since 1997.
The FAPESP/BIREME project is oriented towards the development of a common methodology for the preparation, storing and evaluation of scientific literature in electronic format.
The development of the SciELO Paraguay Project will allow adding new titles of other thematic areas to the library collection.
about this site
This is the home page of SciELO Paraguay site.
The objective of SciELO Paraguay site is to implement an electronic library that provides complete access to a collection of journals, a collection of numbers of individual journals as well as to the full text of the articles. The access to journals and articles is made by using search indexes and forms.
SciELO Paraguay’s collection includes national scientific journals of the health area previously evaluated by peer review according to quality criteria. The collection includes the following journals: “Anales” of the Faculty of Medical Sciences, “Memorias” of the IICS and “Pediatría”.
The site will be constantly updated in format and content while the project advances.
SciELO interface provides access to its serials collection via an alphabetic list of titles or a subject index or a search by word of serial titles, publisher names, city of publication and subject.
The interface also provides access to the full text of articles via author index or subject index or a search form on article elements such as author names, words from title, subject and words from the full text.
Click an hypertext link to call the corresponding access page.
SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online
IICS - UNA
Rio de la Plata y Lagerenza
Asunción - Paraguay
Tel.: (595 21) 421-312 / 422-069
Fax: (595 21) 480-185