New Professionals Special Interest Group

Sponsored by: Management of Library Associations Section

IFLA’s New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG), founded in 2004, is an open global network for library and information science (LIS) new professionals and supporters. We are a special interest group within the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), affiliated with the Management of Library Associations Section (MLAS).

NPSIG is an initiative for and by new professionals. 

Our goal is to welcome new information professionals to the field by hosting virtual and in-person workshops, information sessions, and conference events. We facilitate international networking opportunities for early career librarians and LIS students around the globe.

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New Professionals, Special Interest Groups, Networking, New professionals, Profession, motivation

Last update: 13 April 2017

Latest News

Registration is now open for IFLAcamp #5 in Wrocław

NPSIG is proud to announce that the 5th edition of IFLAcamp will take place on August 17th and 18th at the Dolnośląska Biblioteka Publiczna, the Regional public library, on Wrocław’s main square, the famous Rynek!

9 March 2017

Join the NPSIG at 2016 World Library and Information Congress in Columbus, Ohio!

The New Professionals Special Interest Group is in Columbus, Ohio, from August 11th to August 19th, 2016. And there will be many opportunities to meet!

9 August 2016

Survey of Library and Information Science New Professionals and Students

The IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG) and the IFLA Education and Training Section (SET) invites you to participate in the Survey of Library and Information Science New Professionals and Students.

2 August 2016

Upcoming Events

2017 August

IFLAcamp #5 in Wrocław

17 – 18 August 2017 (Public Library of Lower-Silesia (Dolnośląska Biblioteka Publiczna), in the very center of Wrocław, Poland)

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