Division IV Webinar for LIS Students April 22, 2021

IFLA Division IV is launching a new project – A Webinar Series for Library and Information Science students. These webinars aim to create a place for students to share their projects, research, and ideas about different topics related to libraries. Each month – April through June 2021 – will address a different theme. All webinars are held online and are open to everyone (no registration fees).

April’s theme is “Getting Engaged with Library Associations – Benefits, Issues, Factors”.


  • Catharina Isberg (Library Director, Helsingborg City Libraries, Sweden)
  • Loida Garcia-Febo (International Library Consultant, USA)
  • Alena Katina (St. Petersburg State University of Culture, Russia)
  • Elena Popova (University of Libraries Studies and Information Technologies, Sofia, Bulgaria)
  • Christine Audrey L. Lu (University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines)
  • Ian Dominic P. Sipin (University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines)
  • Ma. Nicole Tacuboy (University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines)


  • Albina Krymskaya (St. Petersburg State University of Culture, Russia)
  • Paria Tajallipour (Texas A&M University, USA)

Register for the webinar
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Date/time: 22 April 2021, 13.00 – 14.30 (CEST)

Organizers: IFLA Division IV Units

Contact person:  Albina Krymskaya – krymskayaalbina@gmail.com

Suggested Audience: LIS students, LIS educators, librarians

Level of interaction: Panel (3+ speakers) discussion with Q&A

Duration of event: 90 minutes

Language(s) subtitling and translations available: English with live AI English subtitles and transcription

Accessibility: Closed Captioning in English – Webinar Schedule