IFLA Express

Important notifications and last minute changes.

21 August 2014

The General Assembly reconvenes at the Closing Session where official IFLA Awards (Best IFLA Poster, Professional Unit Communication Award, Honours and Premier Awards) will be handed out. The official announcement for the WLIC 2016 location will also be revealed.

Join IFLA President-Elect Donna Scheeder and speakers from around the world to discuss the evolving information environment and how libraries are developing their own action agendas to meet these changes.

​On Wednesday, IFLA President-Elect Donna Scheeder drew the winning name for a free registration for IFLA WLIC 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa.

20 August 2014

Registration for WLIC 2014 Library Visits will close today at 18:00. No registrations can be made after this time.

Released this past July, the IFLA 2014 eLending Background Paper maps out today's eLending landscape across several geographical regions.

The General Assembly is the annual general meeting of IFLA members. At this meeting, the President, Treasurer, and Secretary General will report on IFLA's annual activities and strategic directions.

Complete information on how to become a delegate for IFLA WLIC 2015, including conference registration, hotels, library visits, tours & activities, etc

All voting delegates are asked to collect their necessary voting documents at the IFLA Secretariat in Saint Clair 2.

Drop your business card off at the IFLA booth (B110) in the Exhibition Hall before 11:30 on Wednesday, 20 August

19 August 2014

Curious about some of the most important work IFLA has been involved with in the last year?  Come to this session to find out.

This year's Cultural Evening is a not-to-be-missed event that will feature the best of Lyon's cuisine, music and dance.

Participate in the UNESCO Open Session on digital preservation and content selection!

Twelve months since it was launched, the IFLA Trend Report has been the focus of discussions by library and information professionals around the world.

In the Exhibition Hall you will find over 200 unique poster presentations.

A number of important IFLA-related awards will be handed out during this session.

18 August 2014

The IFLA President’s Session is a great opportunity for delegates to learn more about the current Presidential Theme and gain insight into its development. 

All delegates are invited to attend today’s announcement of the 2014 Access to Learning Award

This year the IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG) is celebrating its 10th anniversary as an IFLA group. Find out what's been going on!

17 August 2014

For young scholars or seasoned professionals willing to maximize the impact of their research and take it to the next level