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Call for Papers - 2019 Satellite Meeting now launched: "Building Digital Libraries through International Collaboration"

The Acquisition and Collection Development Section is seeking proposals for papers to be presented at the satellite meeting in New Cairo, Egypt, from August 21-22, 2019. The satellite meeting will focus on building digital libraries within and among countries. It will explore collaboration models that utilize national resources with an international scope.

5 Février 2019 | Acquisition and Collection Development

Education and Training with Library Theory and Research Section and LIS Education in Developing Countries Satellite Meeting in Italy

Transformation of libraries and LIS education in a global world: digital inclusion, social inclusion, lifelong learning Date: 29-30 August 2019 Satellite meeting in the Vatican Library and Library School, Rome (Vatican City) Call for Papers coming soon

5 Février 2019 | SET

Call for papers: Library Love Stories

Would you fall in love in a library? Can a place of culture, knowledge and information be a place of passion?

5 Février 2019 | NPSIG | New Professionals, Management, Marketing, New professionals, Social inclusion, Society, Women’s issues

Call for Papers "LIS Education Role in Libraries Dialogue for Change" for WLIC in Athens Greece Aug. 24-30

The IFLA Education and Training Section invite interested professionals to submit proposals for the open session to be held in Athens, Greece, 24-30 August 2019. This session’s objective is to provide comprehensive coverage of new techniques, infrastructure, and academic and professional aspects for LIS future development.

3 Février 2019 | SET | Education and Training, Professional Development Education training

Job opportunity at IFLA Headquarters: Policy and Research Officer

IFLA is looking for a qualified Policy and Research Officer

1 Février 2019 | General IFLA news

Policy and Research Officer

1 Février 2019


La Section des bibliothèques universitaires et de recherche (ARL) de l'IFLA, avec le soutien généreux d' Ex Libris et de SAGE , offre TROIS (3) subventions de participation au Congrès mondial de la bibliothèque et de l'information de l'IFLA 2019 à Athènes, en Grèce.

1 Février 2019 | Academic and Research Libraries

IFLA joins the call for deletion of articles 11 and 13 in the EU copyright reform

This week, 89 organisations, defenders of freedom of expression and freedom of access to information, co-signed a letter asking for the deletion of controversial articles in the proposed European Copyright Directive. IFLA, who had already openly underlined the threat posed by these provisions to access to information, is among the signatories. There is right now momentum for their deletion.

31 Janvier 2019 | CLM and Copyright Limitations and Exceptions | CLM (Committee on Copyright and other Legal Matters), Copyright, Copyright Limitations and Exceptions for Libraries & Archives