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Intergenerational solidarity in libraries / La solidarité intergénérationnelle dans les bibliothèques

Rapid and intensive changes in the information landscape cause changes in social relationships and, consequently, in relations between generations. Within their social role libraries should work actively to reduce age segregation and isolation, and build cohesive society through intergenerational services and programmes. The authors speak about the intergenerational dialogue… Read More

  • Publications
  • 07 September 2012
  • By: Ivanka Stričević

Yerevan: World Book Capital 2012

In a festive celebration two days ago in Armenia, IFLA President Ingrid Parent witnessed the official hand over of the World Book Capital for the year 2012 Read More

  • News
  • 24 April 2012
  • By: anonymous

Using research to promote literacy and reading in libraries: Guidelines for librarians

Using research to promote literacy and reading in libraries: Guidelines for librarians is a new IFLA professional report. The publication focuses on the importance of wisely consuming, conducting and applying research by librarians and their partners in order to promote literacy and reading in libraries. It is available to download or order as… Read More

  • News
  • 13 April 2011
  • By: Lesley Farmer and Ivanka Stricevic