Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (AHILA)
Association pour l'information et les bibliothèques de santé en Afrique (AIBSA)
1980 Belgrade Yugoslavia
1980, Belgrade (Yugoslavia), as African Medical Library Association (AMLA). Inaugurated and constitution adopted, 23 Aug 1984, Nairobi (Kenya).
Improve the provision of information to health and medical workers in Africa; encourage professional development of members; promote resource-sharing and exchange of experience and information among African health and biomedical libraries and documentation centres; promote the development and standardization of national databases of medical and health literature produced in African countries and eventually an African Index Medicus.
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General Assembly (every 2 years, at Congress); Executive Council.
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