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Impact Stories of Library Transformation Based On Social Inclusion: A Book Documenting The Stories Of Great People Whose Lives Changed Because Of The Library

Library Transformation Based on Social Inclusion is one of the Indonesian National Library flagship programs aimed at improving community welfare through libraries empowerment. This program is the First National Priority Program in the library sector and has been running since 2019.

24 Febrero 2021

Message from the Asia Oceania Regional Office

Hello Friends, After more than a year, the coronavirus is still very much with us. Countries have channeled most of their financial resources to fight the virus and purchase vaccines to contain the spread. These have impacted many library operations as we compete for funding.

24 Febrero 2021

Message from RSCAO Chair

Dear Colleagues and Friends, The year of 2020 that brought immense difficulties has finally come to an end! On behalf of the IFLA Asia and Oceania Section, I wish you and your family a happy, healthy and prosperous 2021.

24 Febrero 2021

Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - November 2020 Issue

We present to you the November 2020 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

10 Diciembre 2020

Leaders’ Conversations: National Libraries in the Post-COVID-19 World

On 18 September 2020, the International Federation of Library Association and Institutions (IFLA) Regional Office for Asia and Oceania and the National Library Board, Singapore jointly organised the inaugural Leaders’ Conversations.

1 Diciembre 2020

Leaders’ Conversations: Public Libraries in the Post-COVID-19 World

On 29 September 2020, the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Regional Office for Asia and Oceania and the National Library Board, Singapore jointly presented the second episode of the Leaders’ Conversations series, which focused on public libraries in the post-COVID-19 world.

1 Diciembre 2020

Leaders’ Conversations: Academic Libraries in the Post-COVID-19 World

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Regional Office for Asia and Oceania and the National Library Board, Singapore jointly held the third and final series of the Leaders’ Conversations on 16 October 2020, which focused on academic libraries in the post-COVID-19 world.

1 Diciembre 2020

Innovations and Adaptability in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Library and Information Science (LIS) Professionals in Bangladesh

As the incidence of coronavirus is increasingly rising globally, affected countries are taking various preventive steps, including travel bans, remote office operations, country lockdown, and social distancing.

29 Noviembre 2020

The Indonesian Librarian Day and the 47th Anniversary Celebration of Indonesian Library Association

The Indonesian Library Association (ILA) celebrated its 47th Anniversary on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 and announced officially the ILA’s Anniversary day as Indonesian Librarian Day.

29 Noviembre 2020

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