Library Theory and Research Section

Division: Support of the Profession

The Section on Library Theory and Research concerns itself with the continuing development of library and information science through theoretical and applied research in all aspects of the discipline.

The Section promotes the importance of investigation and research activities within IFLA's programme, upholds scientific integrity in research and development activities, supports the design and investigation of research projects and the reporting and publication of research results within the library and information science community worldwide.

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This Section is sponsoring: Library History Special Interest Group.

Library Theory and Research, Sections

Last update: 22 May 2018

Latest News

Now available: Library Theory and Research's February 2020 Newsletter

The Library Theory and Research's February 2020 Newsletter is now online!

2 March 2020

Satellite meeting 'International Research in LIS: Challenges and Opportunities' Call for papers - WLIC 2020 Dublin

Library Theory and Research section with Social Science Libraries section and IFLA Journal invites you to submit your paper or case. Deadline 7 March 2020.

30 January 2020