Government Libraries Section

Division: Library Types

Government libraries form a Section of their own within IFLA, belonging to Division I: Library Types. The Section is aimed at the community of libraries which are part of and work for a body with a governing task and which have, in any way, a political responsibility or connection. The Section encourages the growth and development of government libraries and assists in their cooperation.

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Government Libraries, Sections

Last update: 13 April 2017

Latest News

Report on the 2019 Satellite Meeting on Advocacy; Rome 30-31 August

The overview of the Italian Ministry of Justice Library (Biblioteca centrale giuridica) has now been added.

4 November 2020

WLIC 2020 Call for Papers - Government Libraries Section

GLS invites proposals for short presentations on the theme of "Evidence based policy",to be presented at WLIC Dublin in August 2020.

3 February 2020

December 2019 Mid-Term Conference now open for registration

The Government Libraries Mid-Term Conference in London is now open for registrations.

3 November 2019