Colleagues interested in working with the ACD Section but who cannot be re-appointed as Standing Committee our Corresponding members as per IFLA's Rules of Procedure have been appointed as Senior Advisors.
The Collections Group of the Finnish Research Library Association organized a one day seminar on November 19th, 2013 in Helsinki. The seminar concentrated on an important topic which libraries face today-- library spaces and collections. In the morning we heard three lectures about the subject, and then in the afternoon six libraries presented their recent solutions for the topic.
In December, 2013, the IFLA Professional Committee approved the creation of an LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) Users SIG supported by the Acquisition and Collection Development Section.