2021

World Library and Information Congress: 17-19 August 2021, Virtual
Theme:
 Multicultural Library Services Worldwide: 15 years of the IFLA/UNESCO Multicultural Library Manifesto (Available to view by WLIC 2021 delegates – login required)

2020

No conference due to COVID-19 pandemic.

2019

World Library and Information Congress: 24-30 August 2019, Athens, Greece
Theme: Session 260Multiculturalism in Libraries Now, 2018 – 2022

2018

World Library and Information Congress: 24-30 August 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Theme: Session 210aLibrary Services: Empowering people to develop their inter-cultural identities

2017

World Library and Information Congress: 19-25 August 2017, Wrocław, Poland
Theme I: Session S20 – From refugee to citizen-integration: Policies and actions of cultural Institutions – Satellite Meeting

Theme II: Session 143 – Multicultural Library Guideline and Toolkit – Cases Studies and Illustrations from a Global Perspective – Annual Conference

2016

World Library and Information Congress: 13-19 August 2016, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
Theme I: Session 103 A sanctuary in times of need ‐ the Public Library response – Organised in collaboration with the Public Libraries Section

Theme II: Session 192 Libraries and immigrants: historical perspectives – Organised in collaboration with the Library History Special Interest Group (SIG)

2015

World Library and Information Congress: 15-21 August 2015, Cape Town, South Africa
Theme: Unlocking Economic, Social and Cultural Treasures through Electronic/Digital Inclusion and Integration

2014

World Library and Information Congress: 16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France
Theme: Libraries as Modern Towers of Babel: Fostering Development from an Individual to a Social Being: the Role of Multiculturalism for Mutual Understanding

2013

World Library and Information Congress: 17-23 August 2013, Singapore
Theme: Indigenous knowledge and multiculturalism in LIS education and library training: Infinite possibilities
Education and Training with Library Services to Multicultural Populations and Indigenous Matters Special Interest Group

See also: past conferences