New Professionals Special Interest Group

Sponsoring body: Management of Library Associations

IFLA’s New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG), founded in 2004, is an open global network for library and information science (LIS) new professionals and supporters. We are a special interest group within the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), affiliated with the Management of Library Associations Section (MLAS).

NPSIG is an initiative for and by new professionals. 

Our goal is to welcome new information professionals to the field by hosting virtual and in-person workshops, information sessions, and conference events. We facilitate international networking opportunities for early career librarians and LIS students around the globe.

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New Professionals, Special Interest Groups, Networking, New professionals, Profession, motivation

Last update: 21 October 2015

Latest News

Nuevo Blog Post: "Nuevos Profesionales Presidentes de Asociaciones de Bibliotecas: Noticias de América Latina y el Caribe"

Este es un Blog Post por Loida Garcia-Febo, Miembro de la Junta de Gobierno de la IFLA, Chair del Action for Development through Libraries Programme (ALP), Co-Fundadora del Grupo de Interés Nuevos Profesionales de la IFLA.

17 July 2016

New Blog Post: "New Professionals Presidents of Library Associations: News from Latin America and the Caribbean"

This is a blog post by Loida Garcia-Febo, IFLA Governing Board Member, Action for Development through Libraries Programme (ALP) Chair, New Professionals Special Interest Group Co-Founder.

17 July 2016

Upcoming Events

2016 August

IFLAcamp4: New Professionals Special Interest Group's Satellite Meeting in Columbus, Ohio

11 – 12 August 2016 (OCLC - Kilgour Building 6565 Kilgour Place, Dublin, OH 43017 (USA))

New Professionals Happy Hour in Columbus, Ohio!

17 August 2016 (Columbus, Ohio)

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