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World Library and Information Congress: 75th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

"Libraries create futures: Building on cultural heritage"

23-27 August 2009, Milan, Italy

Satellite Meeting

IFLA Art Libraries Section

Theme: "Art and History: sharing Sources in International Research Networks"

Dates: 19-20 August 2009
Location: Florence, Italy
Contact person: Jan Simane, simane@khi.fi.it
Audience: art librarians, visual resources specialists

Draft Programme

The formation of a heritage collection: the entry of two private libraries into the Prado Museum Library
Do Campo, Head of the Library, Archive and Documentation Service, Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain

Recipe Manuscripts in Casanatense Library
Pietro Baraldi, Associate professor Department of Chemistry, University of Modena and
Reggio Emilia, Simona Rinaldi Department for the Knowledge and the Valorisation of History and Art Heritage, University of Viterbo, Italy

Illustrating the Illustrators
Martin Flynn Head of Access and Manager of Illustration Awards at the V&A Word & Image Department, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

The private library of Calouste Gulbenkian: an example of virtual access to a personal book collection
Ana Barata, Reference librarian at the Biblioteca de Arte of Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal and
Constança Costa Rosa, Librarian at the Documentation and Research Department of the Modern Art Center of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal

New Art Library Experience for Turkey: Istanbul Museum of Modern Art Library
Hanzade Uralman, Res. Assistant,  Yildiz Technical University Faculty of Art and Design Arts Management Division, Istanbul, Turkey

Padua on the Prairies: How a 17th century diploma di laurea brought Enlightenment to Winnipeg
Betty Braaksma, Coordinator of Libraries Instructional Services, University of Manitoba Libraries, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Collections, Connections, and Cooperation: the IRIS Consortium and Art Libraries in Tuscany
Margaret D'Ambrosio, IRIS Consortium Cataloging Specialist, Florence, Italy

The Spanish National Museum Libraries: an undiscovered heritage
Rosa Cumillas, Head Librarian, National Archaeological Museum, Madrid, Spain and
Eugenia Insua, Head Librarian, National Museum of Decorative Arts, Madrid, Spain

Fashioning Collections: the collector as selector ARTstor: Collections and the New Curatorial Workspace
Christine Kuan, Director of Collection Development, ARTstor, NY USA

Documents iconographiques disponibles dans les bibliothèques numériques servant de documents de référence pour les recherches scientifiques sur l’art
Agata Pietrzak, Conservatrice du département des Documents iconographiques à la Bibliothèque nationale à Varsovie, Poland