Académica.mx platform to promote digital literacy during the International Book Fair at Guadalajara, Mexico

Mexican telecommunications firm TELMEX will launch “Académica, Comunidad Digital de Conocimiento” digital interactive platform to promote digital literacy during the next International Book Fair at Guadalajara (FIL 2016) from November 26 to December 4. This initiative will support the International Summit on Remote Education, which will take place at the same time, emphasizing the relevance of developing Massive Open Online Courses to promote more inclusive education through ICTs.

During the event, the company will teach visitors how to use the new tool in order to access free digital contents including books, documents, magazines, research papers and other additional materials provided by 499 higher education institutions. The training provided for visitors will cover topics such as browsing media contents and copyrights, as well as virtual visits to the www.académica.mx platform.

Sources: Provincia