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3rd UN Open Science Conference

The 3rd UN Open Science Conference will bring together policy makers, representatives of intergovernmental organizations, researchers, scholars, librarians, publishers and civil society. Read More

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  • 20 January 2023

IFLA ENSULIB Webinar Series — Neighborhood Science: Working Locally to Confront Global Challenges

Join this fast-paced webinar to learn how libraries are working at the forefront of citizen science; the connection between NASA climate change science, citizen science observations, and mosquito-borne disease; how the international GLOBE Mission Mosquito citizen science campaign is providing a common language and approach for meeting the global challenge to ensure good health for all from mosquito-borne diseases; and examples of resources and partnerships that public, academic, and research libraries can leverage. Read More

  • Events
  • 10 October 2022

10 years of the IFLA open access statement: a call to action

IFLA is proud to share its 2022 statement on open access (OA), "10 years of the IFLA open access statement: a call to action". The statement affirms the value of open access and related initiatives,  outlining IFLA's ongoing work in the area. It also offers a commitment to "lead by example, and complete the transition of IFLA’s publications to OA". Read More

  • News
  • 01 September 2022

Inspired and Engaged on Sustainability: A Satellite Meeting Report

Under the motto “Inspired and Engaged on Sustainability” the IFLA Environment, Sustainability and Libraries Section (ENSULIB) with the Management and Marketing Section (M&M) and the Preservation and Conservation Section (P&C) held a Satellite meeting from 22–23 July 2022. Read More

  • News
  • 15 August 2022

2022 IFLA medal is conferred to SOCRS committee member

Congratulations to Filiberto Felipe Martinez Arellano, our colleague in IFLA Serials and Continuing Resources Section (SOCRS), for receiving IFLA Medal because of his distinguished service to IFLA, advancements in cataloging practices and open access, and enhancing capacity building for librarians throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Read More

  • News
  • 29 July 2022

A brief report of SOCRS business meeting 2022

After three years due to the pandemic, IFLA Serials and Continuing Resource Section (SOCRS) members gathered together for the business meeting on Monday 25 July and scheduled next year action plan. They presented reports and updates on projects and the SOCRS WLIC program and details about special issue on… Read More

  • News
  • 26 July 2022

Let’s think collaboratively about Transformative Agreements

In addition to offering attendees of #SOCRS #WLIC2022 open session at Auditorium on Wednesday 27 July the chance to hear from colleagues around the world, we have set #SOCRS_WLIC2022 in Twitter and LinkedIn to talk collectively and collaboratively. Share your insights, thoughts, concerns or questions, please join… Read More

  • News
  • 25 July 2022