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Conference Session 115 B

Future libraries going green

Environmental Sustainability and Libraries Special Interest Group

Congress track 5: Ideas, innovations, anticipating the new.

19 August 2013 16:00 - 18:00 | Off-site

  • Greening: pluses and minuses of Nigerian libraries in promoting environmental sustainability
    ADETOUN ADEBISI OYELUDE and ADEFUNKE OLANIKE ALABI (University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria)
  • How to evaluate libraries' sustainability? An approach to an evaluation model and indicators
    ELINA KARIOJA (School of Business and Information Management, Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Oulu, Finland)
  • Going green or not: realities of the Indian metropolis libraries
    SUSMITA CHAKRABORTY (Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur, India)
  • My tree house - World's 1st green library for kids
    LIN LI SOH and WAN NI LO (Central Public Library, National Library Board, Singapore)

100 Victoria Street, Singapore
Basement 1, Central Public Library, Multipurpose Room


Session followed by a library visit starting at 18:30: Green Library for Kids "My Tree House"

This special visit to a green prototype children's library, organized by courtesy of the Singapore National Library Board, complements the presentation at the ENSULIB Open Session by the library's Manager, Ms. Lin Li SOH.

Last update: 2 August 2013