News Media Section

Division: Library Collections

Mission Statement

The News Media Section is a forum to share information on all issues relating to newspapers and news published in any media (print, microfilm, electronic, analogue, digital, etc) including libraries’ policies of acquisition, collection development, cataloging, digitisation, conservation, storage and long-term preservation of both physical and digital media as well as interactions with news producers, aggregators, and distributors. The section is further concerned with standards and policies pertaining to news media and with physical and intellectual access to these materials as our cultural heritage

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News Media, Sections

Última actualización: 26 Junio 2019

Latest News

Cancellation of the 2020 World Library and Information Congress

The IFLA Governing Board and Irish National Committee have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 World Library and Information Congress. The decision has been published in full on IFLA’s website and via IFLA-L and we are in the process of contacting all stakeholders and registered delegates.

21 Enero 2020

Call for Papers: 2020 IFLA International News Media Conference in Mexico City, Mexico

Theme: Capture and Preservation of Born Digital News Media

25 Noviembre 2019