1 August 2012

Article "Expanding horizons - developing the next generation of international professionals"

By New Professionals Special Interest Group

Have a look at this recent article featuring joint efforts by IFLA Management of Library Associations Section and IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group.

Brief excerpt

Today’s global library village includes overseas collaboration
between colleagues in various continents seeking to provide effective
forums for new librarians. This paper features implications for best
practice, lessons learned and recommendations for colleagues undertaking
events involving international collaboration. These are based on the
authors’ experiences whilst coordinating a conference for the
development of new professionals internationally. Additionally, excerpts
from interviews to librarians participating in international efforts
are included.

New Professionals, international cooperation

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