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IFLA Releases Statement on Open Library Data

IFLA's new Statement on Open Library Data calls on governments to ensure, either directly or through supporting others, the collection and open publication of data about libraries and their use. Read More

  • News
  • 11 January 2022

IFLA Library Map of the World – LAI Workshop

​ The Library Association of Ireland (LAI) & IFLA invite you to join an online workshop on storytelling through SDGs for advocacy using the IFLA Library Map of the World (LMW). The workshop is suitable for librarians, marketing & communications officers. About… Read More

  • Events
  • 16 June 2021

Storytelling for Library Advocacy at the Time of COVID-19

​ The COVID-19 pandemic has forced dramatic changes in the lives of libraries and the communities they serve. It has seen both examples of great innovation and resilience by library and information workers, but also instances of how much people have missed in-person services. Each… Read More

  • Events
  • 08 September 2020

Celebrating Africa Day 2020

IFLA is celebrating Africa Day 2020, highlighting the contribution that Africa's libraries make to the continent's development, as well as highlighting the ideas, resources and insights available on the IFLA website thanks to the work of our African members. Read More

  • News
  • 25 May 2020
  • By: anonymous

IFLA LMW SDG stories – YouTube Playlist

Explore our collection of UN SDG stories highlighting library programmes from around the world and their impact on communities. YouTube playlist To read the full stories, visit the Libary Map of the World (LMW) website. Stay up-to-date with the… Read More

  • Publications
  • 01 May 2020