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[Webinar] Knowledge Organization Competencies and Skills

Do not miss the “Knowledge Organization Competences and Skills” webinar on 31 August 2022, 6-8 pm (CEST). Presentations by Aida Slavic, Diane Rasmussen Pennington, Karen Snow, and Marcia Zeng will be followed by a panel discussion, moderated by Athena Salaba. The webinar is organized by the Training and Education for Subject Access (TESA) Working Group of the IFLA Subject Analysis and Access section, in collaboration with colleagues from IFLA Education and Training Section (SET), International Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO), IFLA BSLISE, and CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group. Read More

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  • 10 August 2022

CONFINTEA VII output documents recognise library roles, offer support for advocacy

The three key documents published as part of the 7th meeting of the International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA) all include affirmation of the place of libraries within adult and lifelong learning strategies. These can be helpful references for libraries and library associations in calling for stronger recognition at the national level. Read More

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  • 19 June 2022

Special collections: more than books in the Library!

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: MORE THAN BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY CREATIVE SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS TO INNOVATIVE PACKAGING FOR PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL COLLECTIONS The presentation on an unusual topic – packaging. Short material is touching the archival context of packaging digital documents and physical items, especially for particular precious or delicate special… Read More

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  • 15 August 2021

Lifelong Learning Culture: A Partnership for Rethinking Education

IFLA will participate in the 2nd Lifelong Learning Platform Conference, held in Vienna, Austria. This will provide a chance to highlight the unique role and contribution of libraries in making lifelong learning a possibility for all. Thanks to technological, economic and social change, people… Read More

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  • 04 July 2018