International approaches to Library Services to people with special needs

Public Talk at the Goethe Institute

When

5 March 2020

Where

Goethe-Institut Tokyo, Japan

Description

A presentation of IFLA Library Services to People with Special Needs Section Commitee Member and their best practice experience

Programme:

Welcome greetings Michaela Bodesheim (Head of Library and Information Services, Goethe-Insitut Tokyo)

Presentation of LSN Participants

Speakers:

- Ingrid Kallstrom, Sweden (IFLA Library Services to People with Special Needs Section Committee Member) “Library services for children and young adults in Sweden suffering from reading impairments “

- Nancy Bolt, USA (IFLA Library Services to People with Special Needs Section Chair) “A new home? Library Services to Refugees, Immigrants, Migrants and Asylum Seekers)

- Samira Zahra, Germany (IFLA Library Services to People with Special Needs Section Committee Member) „Presentation of the IFLA Website and activities in general”

Tea reception 4.30-5pm

Moderation: Misako Namura (IFLA Library Services to People with Special Needs Section Committee Member and Board member, Assistive Technology Development Organization (ATDO)  

Programme

Last update: 12 February 2020