DOST-MIMAROPA installs STARBOOKS at Colegio de Puerto Galera

STARBOOKS has reached Colegio de Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro


The Kiosk is now available at the library of the said school. Three (3) computer units were installed with the software application during the technical intervention provided by DOST-MIMAROPA through the Provincial Science and Technology Office-Oriental Mindoro. Ms. Mylene M. Aguilar, librarian, was given an orientation and actual demo on how the platform works and its contents. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was also signed between DOST-STII, DOST-MIMAROPA, and the institution.

Developed by DOST-STII, STARBOOKS or the Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly-Operated KioskS is a stand-alone information source created to reach those with limited or no access to S&T information resources. Through the STARBOOKS, students, researchers, and the general public may access a database of livelihood videos, learning materials, general information and other IEC materials for free without the use of internet.