Dear Colleagues,
The Reference & Information Services Section (RISS) cordially invites you to attend the following events at WLIC 2014
Our Standing Committee Meetings (Observers are very welcome)
Sat 16 August 15.15‐17.45
Session 35   Room: Foyer Gratte-Ciel Parc
Reference and Information Services Standing Committee I 
Tues 19 August 15.00-16.30
Session 146   Room: Salle Bellecour 2
Reference and Information Services Standing Committee II (Observers are very welcome)
Our Main Session
Mon 18 August 13.45‐15.45   
Session 101   Room: Forum 1 
Google is not enough: Reference and Information Services for the transfer of knowledge ‐ reframing the discussion

The following presentations will be given:


        “UP! Your Reference Quotient” at the National Library of Singapore   Janice Loo , National Library of Singapore


     The Joint Higher Education Library of Lahti: Confluencing for Academic Knowledge – Supporting the Study Paths from Upper Secondary School to University  Johanna KilviluotoLahti University of Applied Sciences, Lahti, Finland


     Etre là où les internautes sont : BiblioSésame sur Facebook  (presentation in French, but with English summary slides)  Silvère MERCIER ,Bibliothèque publique d'information, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France


Dissemination-of-information-model for reference services at the National Diet Library, Japan  Yuriko Watanabe, Reader Services and Collections Dept., National Diet Library, Tokyo, Japan

Beacon for Freedom for Expression: Censorship and “Reference activism” in a Global Perspective Michelle Tisdel, The National Library of Norway Oslo, Oslo, Norway

After the Desk: Reference Service in a Changing Information Landscape  Amy Paterson, Bishop’s University, Sherbrooke, Canada


    We look forward to seeing you!

Kind regards
RISS Committee