The schools help to:
Establish the scientific presence of African Universities on the Internet
Provide scientific and educational content
Extend contacts to other fields of science and further partners
Provide training in setting up and operating institutional e-repositories
Objectives of the school are to become familiar with all principles related to open access and open knowledge, and also...
Monday, 28 November, 2016 - 08:00 to Saturday, 3 December, 2016 - 18:00
Marco Zito est physicien à l’Institut de recherche sur les lois fondamentales de l’Univers (Irfu) du CEA. Il a tenu pendant trois ans une chronique hebdomadaire consacrée à la physique des particules dans le journal Le Monde.
Il va presenter et dedicacer son livre "Dans le tourbillon des particules", Belin, 2015 (ISBN 9782701192772).
Accélérateurs géants, détecteurs complexes, particules...
Wednesday, 16 November, 2016 - 16:00
The CERN Bookshop is going to be present at the 4th edition of TEDxCERN. Visit the bookstand!
Books by and recommended by the speakers will be available:
The future of the brain / Gary Marcus and Jeremy Freeman (eds.)
Powerless science? Science and politics in a toxic world / Soraya Boudia and Nathalie Jas (eds.)
Technoscience and environmental justice / Gwen Ottinger and Benjamin R. Cohen (eds...
Saturday, 5 November, 2016 - 14:30
World Scientific is going to present its publications for 2 days near Restaurant 1.
Tuesday, 18 October, 2016 - 10:00 to Wednesday, 19 October, 2016 - 16:00
Tasneem Zehra Husain is a string theorist and the first Pakistani woman to obtain a PhD in this field. She is very active in advocating education in Pakistan: she helped setting up a Science and Engineering School in her home town Lahore, conducts educational workshops for science teachers, and also contributed to anthologies of science writing for adults and kids.
ATLAS Outreach and Peter Jenni...
Room Georges Charpak (Room F)
Tuesday, 4 October, 2016 - 15:30
Springer is going to present its publications for 2 days near Restaurant 1.
Tuesday, 4 October, 2016 - 10:00 to Wednesday, 5 October, 2016 - 16:00
What does it have in common Swiss filmmaker Alain Tanner, Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges, french philosopher Voltaire, Spanish writer Cervantes, English playwright Shakespeare and Particle Physics?
El Universo en un puñado de átomos is a chronicle about the relationship between literature, arts, science and technology around HEP. As a novelist interested in public understanding...
Room Georges Charpak (Room F)
Monday, 26 September, 2016 - 16:00
CERN, the European Laboratory for particle physics, regularly makes the news. What kind of research happens at this international laboratory and how does it impact people's daily lives? Why is the discovery of the Higgs boson so important? Particle physics describes all matter found on Earth, in stars and all galaxies but it also tries to go beyond what is known to describe dark matter, a form of...
Thursday, 15 September, 2016 - 16:00
The Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists (AILIS), the Zentralbibliothek Zürich, and the CERN Scientific Information Service will be pleased to have you join us for our next Library Science Talk.
Courtney Mumma, of the Internet Archive, will speak on the topic "Cooperative Collection Building at the Internet Archive."
The talk will take place at 15:30 on Monday, 12...
Monday, 12 September, 2016 - 15:30
The international Thorium Energy Committee (iThEC) and the CERN Library have the pleasure to invite you to the presentation of the Proceedings of ThEC13: "Thorium Energy for the World".
The presentation is organized on the occasion of the publication by Springer of the ThEC13 Conference proceedings. The Thorium Energy Conference (ThEC13) was organized jointly by the international...
Monday, 13 June, 2016 - 16:00