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2023 Satellite Meeting at Mundaneum 17-19 August 2023, Mons (Belgium) Title: Preserving Our Origins: Approaches to the Organization, Curation, and Historiography of the Cecord of National and International organizations in Libraries, Information, and Documentation. Featuring Keynote Address by Dr. Boyd Rayward on “The emergence of a Post World War II… Read More

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  • 04 November 2009

Strategic Plan 2008-2009

MISSION Our mission is to be a voice for genealogy and local history librarians in the international information community, to facilitate networking among subject specialists and libraries, archives, museums, and related societies and institutions, and to encourage the development of genealogy and local history collections and user services. Read More

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  • 18 August 2009

Building on the Past, Investing in the Future

World Library and Information Congress: 18-24 August 2002, Glasgow, United Kingdom Papers Presented at the Open Session Genealogy and Local History Section   Building on the Past, Investing in the Future Through Genealogy and Local History Services Patrick Cadell Edinburgh, United Kingdom… Read More

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  • 24 July 2009

Resources for Immigrant History: Their Origins, Lives and Contributions

World Library and Information Congress: 22-27 August 2004, Buenos Aires, Argentina Papers Presented at the Open Session Genealogy and Local History Section   European Emigration Records, 1820-1925 / Les archives de  l’émigration européene, 1820-1925 George R. Ryskamp Brigham Young University… Read More

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  • 24 July 2009

Navigating the World of Our Ancestors

World Library and Information Congress: 14-18 August 2005, Oslo, Norway Papers Presented at the Open Session Genealogy and Local History Section (in collaboration with Geography and Maps Section) Using GIS to Map Genealogical Data; Getting Started Anita K. Oser Western California University… Read More

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  • 20 July 2009

Conferences

Summer 2024 2024 IFLA International News Media Conference CFP for 2024 Mid-Term Meeting by News Media Section with Digital Humanities/Digital Scholarship SIG, Preservation & Conservation Section, and Information Literacy Section. Summer 2023 CFP for 2023 WLIC Open Session by News Media Section Summer… Read More

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  • 17 June 2009

Conferences

2022 World Library and Information Congress: 87th IFLA Congress and General Assembly: July, 2022, Dublin, Ireland. Theme: Envisioning Post-pandemic Reference & Information Services and Support in a Shifting World 2019 World Library and Information Congress: 85th IFLA Congress and General Assembly: August, 2019 Athens, Greece. Theme:… Read More

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  • 06 June 2009

Stories Without Writing: Local and Family History Beyond the Written Word

World Library and Information Congress: 19-23 August 2007, Durban, South Africa Papers Presented at the Open Session Genealogy and Local History Section (in collaboration with Audiovisual and Multimedia Section) African Oral Genealogy: Collecting and Preserving Yesterday for Tomorrow Osei-Agyemang Bonsu Area Support Manager,… Read More

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  • 26 April 2009

Access to Genealogical Data: Data Protection Versus Unlocking the Records

World Library and Information Congress: 10-14 August 2008, Quebec, Canada Papers Presented at the Open Session Genealogy and Local History Section (in collaboration with Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression Committee)   Serving the Genealogical and Historical Research Communities: An Overview of… Read More

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  • 22 April 2009

Past Conferences

2018 World Library and Information Congress: 84th IFLA General Conference and Assembly 24 – 30 August 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Theme: Collection Development of Genealogy and Local History – Challenges and Opportunities Genealogy and Local History joint with Asia and Oceania Section and Rare Books and Special Collections… Read More

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  • 22 April 2009