MetLib 2022

Don’t miss this! Register now for MetLib 2022 in Oslo, Norway


Sponsored by the IFLA Metropolitan Libraries Section, MetLib 2022 will take place May 18th-20th in the vibrant, innovative Deichman Bjørvika Public Library (IFLA Public Library of the Year 2021). Feel free to sign up for the welcoming reception (optional) on May 17th, Norway’s Constitution Day, an exclusive opportunity to explore the library when closed for the public.

MetLib 2022’s theme is Fostering Resilient Cities. How can public libraries support communities through challenging times and crises?


Read more about the programme, participant information and Deichman Bjørvika on the dedicated MetLib 2022 website.

MetLib 2022

MetLib is for urban public libraries with more than 400.000 inhabitants.

Let’s meet in May in sunny Oslo, under Covid-19 safe conditions – in an award-winning public library which aims to be «a third place».

Currently, there are no Covid-19 related restrictions for travellers to/from Norway.

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Best regards,

Knut Skansen
Host & Chair of the Conference Planning Committee

Carolyn Anthony
Chair, IFLA Metropolitan Libraries Section