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Mobilising Libraries for Digital Skills Delivery

IFLA's new research into digital skills strategies highlights examples of where governments have recognised the role of libraries in helping people become more competent, confident internet users. It provides examples to use in advocacy for library inclusion in such policy documents. Read More

  • News
  • 09 December 2020
  • By: anonymous

Libraries in Digital Skills Strategies

In this research paper, IFLA looks across strategies and other policy documents prepared by governments, in order to identify how and where this potential is recognised. The paper highlights how, in developed and developing countries alike, libraries are seen as part of the… Read More

  • Publications
  • 09 December 2020

Now available: summary of Mozilla’s 2019 Internet Health Report

The Mozilla Internet Health Report is an annual publication which brings together information and reflections about key issues facing the internet today. The report therefore offers a great basis for thinking within the library field about issues around the way we access, share and create information. Read More

  • News
  • 24 July 2019
  • By: anonymous

La Participación de la IFLA en el Foro de Gobernanza de Internet

El 14 de diciembre a las 16:00hs (CET), acompáñenos en un webinar de 30 minutos para obtener más información sobre la participación de la IFLA en el Foro de Gobernanza de Internet (IGF), cómo la IFLA promueve el acceso público en las bibliotecas alrededor del mundo, y cómo usted puede… Read More

  • Events
  • 12 December 2017

IFLA at the Internet Governance Forum

On December 14 at 11:30 (CET), join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn more about the role of IFLA at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), and how IFLA advocates for public access in libraries worldwide and how you can engage and help move things forward. The speaker will… Read More

  • Events
  • 12 December 2017

IFLA Statement on Digital Literacy (18 August 2017)

Digital technologies have dramatically transformed our lives. Yet even with physical access to these tools[1], it is not a given that all can take full advantage of the opportunities created to receive, apply, share, and create information. Just as basic literacy… Read More

  • Publications
  • 22 August 2017

EU Digital Assembly 2017 – Libraries As Relevant As Ever in the Internet Age

This year’s European Digital Assembly took place in Malta, bringing together representatives of the EU, national governments, business and civil society. It focused on the opportunities and challenges raised by the development of the digital economy, and how policy makers should respond. Libraries have a clear role in ensuring that the Internet develops in a way that benefits everyone. Read More

  • News
  • 24 June 2017
  • By: anonymous