The IFLA LIS Education in Developing Countries Special Interest Group and the Information Literacy Section invite interested professionals to submit proposals for the open session at the IFLA World Congress in Dublin, Ireland, 15-22 August 2020.

There is an increasing awareness about the prospective and important role of LIS education in the dissemination of information literacy through the changing trends and societies. Implementing powerful learning strategies in librarianship, academic, and practical sectors through which awareness about the importance of information in todays’ life, business and education should be a vital role of LIS education in developing countries.  This call to action urges LIS educators to work on their program plans and curriculums. This session’s goal is to provide a clear view of the presence of information literacy components in LIS programs worldwide with a special focus on developing countries…  Read more