Asia and Oceania Section

Division: Regions

The main objectives of the Section are to initiate, promote and facilitate the development of library and information services and the library profession within the five sub-regions of Asia and Oceania: West Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, East Asia and Oceania. The Section works in cooperation with the other Regional Sections and all of IFLA's Sections and Core Activities, especially the Action for Development through Libraries Programme.

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Last update: 19 September 2016

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Call for Participation - New Trends in Library Space Design: Library Design with Low Cost or No Budget

National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS) - University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in collaboration with Goethe-Institut - Colombo, Sri Lanka is organizing a regional workshop on "New Trends in Library Space Design: Library Design with Low Cost or No Budget" from 21-22 November 2016

19 September 2016

Invitation - A & O Open Session, Columbus, Ohio

You are invited to attend Asia and Oceania Section’s Open Session in Columbus Date: Monday 15 August Time: 9.30 – 11.30 Room: C213-215 Session 096 - Access to Information for Sustainable Communities - Asia and Oceania

28 July 2016

iConference 2017 - Submissions Open

We are now accepting submissions for iConference 2017, our twelfth annual gathering of scholars, researchers and professionals who share an interest in the critical information issues of contemporary information society. iConference 2017 takes place March 22-25, 2017, in Wuhan, China. The theme of this first-ever Asia-based iConference is “Effect • Expand • Evolve: Global Collaboration Across the Information Community.”

22 July 2016