The Session of Local History and Genealogy Section on the IFLA WLIC 2021

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm – 19 August 2021
Sustaining our identity and heritage through collections, documentation, and genealogy
Libraries Sustain – Stream 1
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1. 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
Experiential Learning in Web Archives and Digitization Services.
Elizabeth MacLeod
Senior Manager of Satellite Digitization Services – Internet Archive
2. 19 August 2021 12:15 pm
“The making of” Kamal Joumblatt Digital Library” the challenges of selection, digitization and allowing access to the papers photos and publications of one of the major political personalities in Lebanon.
Fatme Charafeddine
Associate University Librarian for Research and Academic Collaboration Services – American University of Beirut
3. 19 August 2021 12:30 pm
Seeking records about our selves and sustaining our heritage
Elizabeth Diaz Rechebei
The live Q&A discussion of Local History and Genealogy Section’s Sesson  12:45 pm – 13:15 pm 19 August 2021
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Session Description
Local History and Genealogy Section
Session Chairs, Cecilia Salvatore, Professor – Dominican University, Chicago, Illinois
Session Moderator, Laila Hussein Moustafa, Associate Professor – University of Illinois, University of Illinois
Session Moderator, Cherie Bush, Account Manager – FamilySearch International, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Session Moderator, Takashi Nagatsuka, Professor Emeritus, Tsurumi University, Yokohama, Japan