Unesco Free Software Directory

May 2005
IT Professional;May/Jun2005, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p55
Academic Journal
Features the website of Unesco Free Software Portal which gives access to documents and other web sites that are references for free software and for the open-source technology movement.


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