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Wow! New IFLA ARL travel grant now awarded for WLIC 2022 in Dublin

The IFLA Academic & Research Libraries Section is delighted  to share the news that our grant assessment team led by Astrid Verheusen have decided to offer the WLIC Congress attendance grant generously sponsored by Sage and Ex Libris to attend WLIC Congress in Dublin in July to the… Read More

  • News
  • 16 May 2022

IFLA CPDWL & NPSIG Webinar: Library Advocacy for the Win

Libraries the world over make their communities strong, but they could do so much more with support from their elected leaders. United States Representative Andy Levin from Michigan has turned his support for libraries in his district into a national priority. The Congressman worked with library advocates to successfully… Read More

  • Events
  • 16 May 2022

WIPO SCCR/42: Limitations and exceptions discussions advance

IFLA was proud to attend WIPO SCCR/42, May 9 – 13, an eventful week that saw discussions of the impact of COVID-19 on libraries and a commitment to further study cross-border challenges and develop toolkits on copyright limitations and exceptions before SCCR/43 in 2023. The 42nd meeting of the… Read More

  • News
  • 16 May 2022

Projects

Action 1.1 Awareness-raising around the SDGs Preparing a template to request information about the actions of LAC libraries regarding the SDGs. Subsequently, the information shall be requested from members of the committee and associations in the LAC region. Different examples of the region will be collected and channeled to IFLA… Read More

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  • 16 May 2022

Celebrating and supporting innovation and impact: Interview on the Europe Challenge

The European Cultural Foundation has just launched an open call for the Europe Challenge 2022, after finishing the pilot edition with a small group of libraries, who went through a year-long programme and helped to co-design the scheme, along with the partners Demsoc, Public Libraries 2030 and OBA (Amsterdam Public libraries).   We interviewed the Europe Challenge team, Nicola Mullenger and Olga Alexeeva. If you're interested to know more about how you can join and be part of a Europe-wide citizen-led change, working with your communities, read on: Deadline to apply 27 May 2022. Read More

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  • 13 May 2022