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Conference Update: Join in the Rare Books and Special Collections sessions and meetings in Wroclaw

Business meeting agendas and links to RBSC-sponsored sessions.

16 August 2017

Announcing an international conference: “Cultural Heritage in Latin American and Caribbean Libraries: challenges and perspectives”

27-28 September 2017. Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno”, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Sponsored by the Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno” and IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section

18 May 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Cultural heritage, Latin America and the Caribbean

WLIC 2017 Call for Papers: Rare Books and Special Collections Section and Indigenous Matters Section

The IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section invites proposals for papers for two sessions at the WLIC in Wrocław: a 2-hour open session “Out of the Stacks: Special Collections In Society” and a special all-day session co-sponsored with the Indigenous Matters Section “Collections and Books [A]cross Borders.” Deadline 28 February 2017.

19 January 2017

RBSC seeking members for Standing Committee

The Rare Books and Special Collections Section invites you to serve on our standing committee!

12 January 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Rare books and manuscripts

Watch this space! Calls for Papers coming soon.

Read about the Rare Books and Special Collections Section program plans for WLIC 2017 in Wrocław.

7 January 2017

Presentations now available: "Worth a Thousand Words" A Global Perspective on Image Description, Discovery, and Access"

View the presentations made at IFLA WLIC 2016, Session 091, an all-day, off-site session sponsored by the Rare Books and Special Collections Sections and the Art Libraries Section.

18 August 2016

Please join the RBSC in Columbus, Ohio at WLIC 2016

See a complete list of the section's activities.

20 July 2016

Pre-register now for Off-site Session in Columbus: Worth a Thousand Words: A Global Perspective on Image Description, Discovery, and Access

Sponsored by the Rare Books and Special Collections Section and the Art Libraries Section

2 June 2016

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