IFLA World Library and Information Congress

86th IFLA General Conference*


The IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) is the international flagship professional and trade event for the library and information services sectorThis year’s Congress will be held from 17–19 August 2021.

This year, IFLA is providing a WLIC experience like never before.

Join us at our first ever virtual Congress to experience an event open and accessible across continents, time zones, and information sectors. IFLA is organising the most inclusive and accessible event in its history, bringing together professionals from across the globe to inspire best practice and support the wider purpose of the library and information field.

The world has shifted significantly. Be a part of conversations happening at the forefront of library and information innovations: discover, discuss, present, provoke, and solve alongside industry colleagues and contribute to change and progress in the field.

Come on a journey to expand your professional network, retool your skills or reframe your thinking.  Attend events and presentations, participate in workshops, conversations and problem-solving sessions—and leave ready to inspire your sector to innovate sustainable solutions.

IFLA WLIC is the leading international conference focused on our profession’s commitment to high-quality library and information services and access to information. 

The first IFLA virtual congress is supported by the Dutch National Committee. 

See full details at www.ifla-wlic2021.com

*The IFLA 2021 General Assembly will be held on Wednesday 25 August 2021 in The Hague, Netherlands.