6 months DOST donates digital library to press club MB
By Madelynne Dominguez The Department of Science and Technology, led by Secretary Fortunato Dela Peña, donated Starbooks, a digital library of science and technology information, to the National Press Club on June 28. Department of Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato dela Peña (TOTO LOZANO/ Presidential Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) The donation was received by NPC President Rolando Gonzalo. The Starbooks is the first Philippine Science Digital Library which contains thousands of digitized science and technology resources designed as “ pods” which are user-friendly. The digital library is a stand-alone information kiosk, hence, information access is possible even without Internet connection. ... more