DOST PSTC Catanduanes Turnover STARBOOKS computer units through CEST


On March 10, 2021, through the Community Empowerment thru Science and Technology (CEST Project), DOST PSTC Catanduanes successfully turnover (2) STARBOOKS computer units to Cobo Integrated School and Leandro I. Verceles Sr. National High School. Moreover, conducted orientation and hands-on training for the IT personnel for the utilization of the program.

The Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated Kiosks (STARBOOKS), dubbed as the First Philippine S&T Digital Library, is a stand-alone information source designated to bring S&T information to the grassroots. It aims to provide S&T based educational and learning resources in various formats to geographically-isolated schools and local government units throughout the country, as well as enhance the educational competence of students in its beneficiary schools.

STARBOOKS contains hundreds and thousands of digitized science and technology resources in various formats ( text and video/audio) set in a users friendly interface.