Public Libraries Section

Division: Library Types

This Section provides an active international forum for the development and promotion of public libraries which serve the whole community in the context of the information society and ensure free and equal access to information at the local level. It also includes mobile libraries.


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Public Libraries, Sections

Last update: 2 December 2014

Latest News

Is Yours the World's Best Public Library?

The hunt is once again on to discover the world’s best public library

16 April 2015

New Use of the Public Library

A summary from the seminar ‘New uses of the public library’, held in Barcelona on 26 February 2015 is now available.

10 April 2015

Public Libraries Section mid-term Minutes now available

Following a highly successful mid-term meeting in Barcelona the draft minutes are now on-line.

2 April 2015