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NEW DATE & TIME: Join us for a video presentation at WLIC2018!

IFLA LGBTQ Users SIG is not hosting a conference session at WLIC2018 because of the human rights situation for LGBTQ+ people in Malaysia.   Instead, please enjoy this video presentation from Australian librarian and LGBTQ+ activist, Clare O’Hanlon. Clare’s presentation will take place… Read More

  • News
  • 24 August 2018

IFLA marks World Refugee Day

On World Refugee Day, the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions wishes to highlight the richness and vibrancy of an inclusive and open society by reminding how libraries play an integral role in democratization and integration. IFLA believes that open societies are healthy societies and that libraries guarantee basic human rights by enabling access to information and knowledge for all. Read More

  • News
  • 20 June 2017
  • By: anonymous

IFLA 2017 Satellite Meeting: Genealogy and Local History, Asia and Oceania & Information Technology, Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania

This is a call for participants to register and attend the Satellite meeting jointly arranged by the Information Technology Section, Genealogy and Local History Section and Asia and Oceania Section. The satellite meeting will take place at the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania,Vilnius, Lithuania. Read More

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  • 19 June 2017

The Relindial Cartonera project

This “Relindial Cartonera” project is one easy way to highlight the input of libraries in the diversity dialogue. It is supposed to be driven by a librarian or a group of librarians linked to the IFLA SIG Relindial. Its main aim is to bring together individuals (ladies, men or… Read More

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  • 15 June 2017

SIG Library History session at IFLA 2017 Wroclaw

The very difficult task of reviewing so many fine submissions has been finalised and as you can see from the Programme for IFLA Wroclaw 2017  or  (see pp. 12-13)  we have what I hope will be a very interesting session:… Read More

  • News
  • 23 May 2017
  • By: Dr Kerry Smith

IFLA LGBTQ Users SIG CFP 2017: Intersectionality

For IFLA WLIC 2017 (19-25 Aug 2017) we’ve chosen intersectionality as the theme of our program. The LGBTQ Users SIG seeks submissions from scholars and practitioners that address the ways in which libraries can provide access to information relating to LGBTQ+ lives as they intersect with the lived experiences of other identities. Read More

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  • 19 January 2017
  • By: Anne Reddacliff