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LIS Education and Information Literacy in The Developing Country

19 August 2021, 3:15 am – 4:00 am, Eastern Time in New York Libraries Inspire – Stream 3 LIS Education in Developing Countries Section in cooperation with Information Literacy Section  There is an increasing awareness about the prospective and important role of LIS education in the dissemination of… Read More

  • Events
  • 17 August 2021

Open access, infodemics and libraries: exploring the global equity of science

Returning for a second year, IFLA and Goethe-Institut present the second #EmergingInternationalVoices webinar, this time organised by the young librarians who participated in our successful series from last year! This year we will be discussing: Open Access, Infodemics and Libraries, exploring the global equity of science. Read More

  • Events
  • 14 May 2021

Realizing the Potential of Open for Equitable, Resilient Recovery

Open access and open science more broadly have great potential to accelerate the research necessary to deliver on the SDGs, as well as to place high quality information into the hands of citizens, helping them take better decisions. Yet openness alone does not guarantee equity in access to… Read More

  • Events
  • 23 April 2021

IFLA Input for Report on Disinformation

IFLA responded to a call for inputs about human rights impacts of measures against disinformation, issued by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression. Concerns over – and dialogue about… Read More

  • Publications
  • 23 February 2021