14 January 2015

IFLA Reference and Information Services Section Call for Papers - 2015

Reference and Information Services Section
Theme: Surprise Yourselves! New Models of Reference and Information Services

The Reference and Information Services Section (RISS) invites proposals for papers to be presented at a two-hour session at the next IFLA General Conference in August 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa.

Topics of interest could include:

  • Transforming reference services during a time of budget restraint
  • The benefits of the human interaction as we balance access to both print and digital resources
  • Sustainable development of reference services
  • The reference librarian as a partner in community service (career advisor, tutor, local Government information, homework coaching, etc)
  • The role of the reference librarian in the development of discovery services

Deadline for submitting Proposals for Papers is 6th February 2015

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