International Forum of National Library Institutions

Shaping the future of the libraries


20 – 21 April 2017


Margarita Rudomino All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature, Moscow, Russia

IFLA will be represented by President Donna Scheeder


The purpose of the Forum is to develop a strategy for the development of libraries in the context of global changes occuring in the modern information society, taking into account the global trends in the field of librarianship.

Topics for discussion:

  • The role of the modern library as a center of public life;
  • Interaction of libraries and authority;
  • Strengthening the role of libraries at the national and international levels;
  • Professional competence of the librarian of the future.

The event will be livestreamed at A recording of the event will also be posted on the site.

For more information, see: All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature (in Russian)

Forum, Conferences, Russian Federation, Russia

Last update: 19 April 2017