Our vision is a strong and united library field powering literate, informed and participative societies
We inspire, engage, enable and connect the global library field

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The Public Library Manifesto – 25 years of Advocacy, and many more to come!

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IFLA WLIC 2022: Inspire, Engage, Enable, Connect

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IFLA's new Governance structure - more inclusive, effective, and transparent

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IFLA Strategy 2019-2024

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Library Map of the World

The IFLA Library Map of the World is a source of country-level library statistics and information about the library environment in each country, and a unifying platform providing access to SDG stories.

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Contributors 182
Countries with Data 134
SDG Stories 47
Country Profiles 23