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Russia / Karelia information services
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

The objective of the project was to improve and develop the capabilities of the library and information service of the North Karelia University of Applied Sciences and the Joensuu University library in the field of oriental experience. A network of the region´s information services (servicing the business sector as well) was going to be developed. The project aims to improve and develop information services for the regions in key areas of activity, such as Russian trade, forestry, food and the environment, social and medical services and technology. In addition to the University of Applied Sciences, the project includes the University of Joensuu, the North Karelia Chamber of Commerce and the Joensuu City Library.

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Basic information


Russia / Karelia information services


1998-01-01 - 1999-01-01

Total Budget / Programme funding

403 634 € / 201 817 €

Lead partner

North Karelia University of Applied Sciences
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