This is the website for a previous WLIC. It is archived and will not be updated anymore.

Any additional Congress Session papers that we receive after the Congress will only be added to and stored in the Congress section of the IFLA Library, a separate website built on dedicated document management software.

Conference Session 81

The library and the city

Library buildings and Equipment

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

18 August 2013 13:45 - 15:45 | Room: Exhibition Hall 404-405 | SI

  • Creating a model-programme for the building of future public libraries and their role in culture led redesign of urban spaces
    JENS THORHAUGE (Thorhauge Consulting, Dragør, Denmark)
  • Public libraries and placemaking
    MAIJA BERNDTSON (Consultant, Helsinki, Finland)
  • The library, the city, and infinite possibilities - Ryerson University's Student Learning Centre Project
    MADELEINE LEFEBVRE (Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada)
  • Unafraid of the future – Edinburgh's next generation library and information services
    LIZ MCGETTIGAN (City of Edinburgh, Libraries and Information Services Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)
  • The intersection of design and culture: the new Guangzhou library and its relationship to the city
    SAM BOSS, FANG JIAZHONG and ZHANG JIANGSHUN (Guangzhou Library, Guangzhou, China)

Last update: 5 July 2013