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Elections IFLA Sections’ Standing Committees 2019-2023

Dear Colleagues, Greetings from the IFLA Regional Office for Asia and Oceania. IFLA has announced that a postal ballot is being held for the following IFLA Standing Committee 2019 – 2023 elections where the number of nominees exceeded the number of vacancies.

12 March 2019

Call for Papers - Open Sessions Asia and Oceania Section: New deadline for abstract submission for Lightning Talks is 15 March

New deadline for abstract submission for Lightning Talks is 15 March Submit your abstract to: aoopensession2019@gmail.com

26 February 2019

Call for Papers - Satellite Meetings : Local History and Genealogy Section joint with Asia and Oceania Section

Theme: "Theme 1: Local History and Genealogy in multiethnic societies, the impact of genetic mapping and digitized sources and Theme 2: Libraries as mediators, producers and partners in the development of community awareness and cultural understanding"

26 February 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS - DIVISION V SATELLITE MEETING 2019

"Leadership roles in international librarianship: how can information professionals from Africa, Asia & Oceania, Latin America & Caribe be part of it?"

26 February 2019

Grants for IFLA World Library and Information Congress Participation 2019

Dear Colleagues Greetings from the IFLA Regional Office for Asia and Oceania. Hope everyone is having a good start to the new year of 2019.

16 February 2019

Call for Papers — Open Sessions Asia and Oceania Section

The open session of the IFLA Regional Section for Asia and Oceania – RSCAO (organised by the Regional Standing Committee – RSCAO) plans to contribute to this year’s WLIC theme of “Libraries: Dialogue for Change”, by exploring how libraries have empowered their communities by way of creating trusted space and stimulating dialogue.

17 January 2019

Editor's Note

Hello everyone, Welcome to the third issue of IFLA Asia & Oceania electronic newsletters. In this issue, we feature the exciting happenings at the 2018 WLIC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as well as other events in the Asia & Oceania region.

3 December 2018

Asia Oceania at IFLA WLIC 2018

IFLA WLIC 2018 with the theme “Transform Libraries, Transform Societies”, jointly organised by IFLA, Librarians Association of Malaysia (PPM) and the National Library of Malaysia was successfully held from 24 to 30 August 2018 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC).

3 December 2018

Report on ASEAN Caucus held during the 84th IFLA World Library and Information Congress held in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), 24 – 30 August 2018.

The ASEAN CAUCUS, jointly organised by the National Library of Malaysia and National Library Board, Singapore, was held on 25 August 2018. The session took place at The Plenary Theatre of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Malaysia.

3 December 2018

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