Religions: Libraries and Dialogue Special Interest Group

Sponsored by: Social Science Libraries Section

RELINDIAL, the Religions: Libraries and Dialogue Special Interest Group is dedicated to libraries serving as places of dialogue between cultures through a better knowledge of religions.

SIG-RELINDIAL became a reality in April 2012 and held its first meeting at the IFLA 78th WLIC in Helsinki, Finland, August 2012. The meeting attracted people from five continents representing 16 countries. A lot of religions are included in the collections of the attendees at the RELINDIAL SIG meeting: for example, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism, Judaism, Baha'is…

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Religions: Libraries and Dialogue, Special Interest Groups

Last update: 29 June 2018

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WLIC 2019, Call for papers

The IFLA Religions: Libraries and Dialogue Special Interest Group invite interested professionals to submit proposals for the open session to be held during IFLA WLIC in Athens, Greece, from 24-30 August 2019.

11 January 2019

Documents online presenting the “Relindial Cartonera” project

A special page is dedicated to the “Relindial Cartonera” project.

15 June 2017

Proceedings of the IFLA RELINDIAL SIG Columbus satellite meeting (2016) have been published

Fostering Global Communication Among Religions and Libraries The proceedings of the satellite meeting organized in 2016 in Columbus by Relidial and ATLA are available online

2 May 2017