Stellenbosch University Library 2010 Symposium / IFLA Presidential Meeting

Stellenbosch symposium / Presidential Meeting, photo by Marié Roux

Knowing is not enough: engaging in the knowledge economy

The knowledge economy is based on the production, distribution, and use of Knowledge as the main driver of growth, wealth creation, and employment across all industries…

The Stellenbosch University Library and Information Service's eleventh Annual Symposium and IFLA Presidential Meeting took place on 18-19 February.

The Symposium explored the role of libraries in the knowledge economy, focusing specifically on issues such as information literacy and Open Access as well as linking it to the IFLA Presidential theme, Libraries Driving Access to Knowledge (A2K).  Six separate sessions took place over the two-day Symposium; complete details on the sessions are available in the Programme

Presentations are available on SUNScholar, the full-text open access research repository of Stellenbosch University: