Content tagged Education and training
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- Invitation to attend IFLA 2017 Satellite meetings
This is a call for participants to register and attend below Satellite meetings held 16 & 17 Aug 2017. Innovation and the User Experience: Evaluating and Implementing Discovery...
News - 19 June 2017
- IFLA 2017 Satellite Meeting: Genealogy and Local History, Asia and Oceania & Information Technology, Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania
16 AUG 2017 The role of technology in higher education is growing. During the last decade learning management systems have been widely used to simplify administrative tasks. The forms of...
Event - 19 June 2017
- IFLAcamp #5 in Wrocław
Registration is now open: please fill in this form to register! Follow the updates on our Facebook page event: https://www.facebook.com/events/286239041744653/
Event - 9 March 2017
Tags: Associations, camp, Communities of practice, Education, Education and training, Future of libraries, IFLAcamp, iflacamp2017, Information professionals, Meetings, New professionals, Poland, Satellite Meeting, Web 2.0, New Professionals
- Call for papers WLIC 2017 - Audiovisual and Multimedia Section joint with Information Literacy Section and School Libraries Section
The Audiovisual and Multimedia Section, Information Literacy Section and School Libraries Sections invite you to submit an abstract for IFLA WLIC 2017 (Wrocław, Poland, 19–25 August 2017...
News - 22 November 2016
Tags: Access to information, Access to knowledge, Audiovisual and multimedia, Cultural heritage, Digital resources, Document delivery, Education, Education and training, Electronic collections, Electronic delivery, Electronic resources, Information Literacy Section, Information technology, Internet access, Poland, School Libraries Section, Audiovisual and Multimedia
- Literacy and a Love of Reading Boosted by European Judges’ eBook Decision
Libraries play a crucial role in bringing people to reading. From children’s books to the latest thrillers, they are the safety value in the copyright system that prevents access to culture...
News - 10 November 2016
- Survey of Library and Information Science New Professionals and Students
The IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG) and the IFLA Education and Training Section (SET) invites you to participate in the Survey of Library and Information Science New...
News - 2 August 2016
- Registration open for International Quality Assessment of LIS Education Programs Satellite Meeting
With the help of OCLC, and specifically Nancy Lensenmayer, registration is open for Satellite Meeting, International Quality Assessment of LIS Education Programs, scheduled for...
News - 7 July 2016
- Promoting library services in the digital era among the children and young adults
Technology has become the key focus of our lives today. Indeed so many aspects of our behaviour are governed by the need to stay connected to the world through technology. Children and young...
Informational Page - 10 June 2016
Tags: Access to information, Children, Communication, digital library, Digital resources, E-Learning, Information literacy, information seeking behaviour, Information technology, promoting library, Young adults, Libraries for Children and Young Adults
- Libraries’ Role in Connecting the Next 1.5 Billion Recognised
Governments, international organisations, civil society representatives, development banks and industry have underlined their support for public access to the internet in libraries as a means of...
News - 25 April 2016
Tags: Access to information, Access to knowledge, Democracy, Development, Digital divide, Digital resources, Disadvantaged people, Education, Education and training, Freedom of information, Freedom to read, Government information, Internet access, ALP (Action for Development through Libraries Programme)
- Deadline extended to May 1 for 8th IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2016 - Apply today!
The IFLA LIS Student Paper Award honors students of Library and Information Science whose abstract submissions have been accepted by any IFLA Section or Unit to be presented at the upcoming ...
News - 14 April 2016
- Call for submissions: IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2016
PDF version: English | Español | français | Deutsch | Pусский | 中文 | العربية 8th IFLA LIS Student Paper Award The IFLA Education & Training Section (SET...
News - 25 January 2016
- Satellite Conference by IFLA Library Theory and Research
The IFLA Section on Education and Training (SET) and the Section on Library Theory and Research (LTR) are organizing this satellite meeting prior to the World Library and Information...
Event - 18 January 2016
- Guest Post: "Library as a TEDx Platform"
This is a guest post by Petar Lukačić and Maja Krulić Gačan from Public library “Fran Galović”, Koprivnica, Croatia. For the full post, please visit the NPSIG blog.
News - 13 December 2015
- IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award for 2015
English | Deutsch | العربية | Español | Português | русский The IFLA Education & Training Section in collaboration with ekz.bibliotheksservice GmbH has the pleasure to...
News - 5 November 2014
- July Webinar: New Librarians Global Connection: best practices, models and recommendations
For the third consecutive year, IFLA Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning and IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group are partnering with the American Library...
Event - 17 June 2014
- Section for Education and Training: 40th Anniversary Summit in Lyon
You are invited to help SET celebrate 40 years as a section of IFLA! SET will celebrate its 40th anniversary with an off-site summit to be held in Lyon. The theme is Library and...
News - 16 May 2014
- IFLAcampLab 2014
registration (EN+RU) | program plus latest updates: EN / RU We are happy to invite you to IFLAcamp Library Creative Laboratory: “A Hero of Our...
Event - 14 March 2014
Tags: Access to information, Access to knowledge, Advocacy, Associations, Collection development, Collections, Communication, Communities of practice, Conference, Conferences, Cooperation, Copyright, Cultural heritage, cycling, Development, Digital divide, Digital repositories, Digital resources, Digitisation, Education and training, Future of libraries, IFLAcampLab, Information professionals, Information technology, International cooperation, Knowledge society, Library 2.0, Library as place, Library history, Meetings, Members, Networking, New professionals, NPSIG, Policy, Professional development, Resource sharing, Russian Federation, unconference, New Professionals
- IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award 2014 Announcement
The IFLA Education & Training Section in collaboration with ekz.bibliotheksservice GmbH has the pleasure to announce the 6th IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award for 2014. The IFLA/ekz LIS...
News - 9 January 2014
- IFLA approves creation of LGBTQ Users SIG
In December, 2013, the IFLA Professional Committee approved the creation of an Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Users Special Interest Group (LGBTQ) supported by the Acquisition and...
News - 24 December 2013
- Section on Education and Training (SET) Celebrates its 40th Anniversary
In 2014, SET will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in two parts: 1) An off-site summit as part of the 2014 IFLA World Library and Information Conference in Lyon 2...
News - 19 December 2013
- Call for Papers: Library History SIG
The IFLA Library History Special Interest Group invites papers to be presented at its open session during IFLA WLIC 2014 in Lyon, France. Theme: Building a global network:...
News - 10 December 2013
- The Benefits of Attending IFLA Conferences
The IFLA Section for Library and Research Services for Parliaments wanted to understand more about the benefits that participants got from attending the annual preconference and/or the main IFLA (...
Publication - 6 December 2013
- Call for Papers: Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section
The Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section and Education invites proposals for papers to be presented at a two-hour session in the next IFLA General Conference on August 2014 in...
News - 27 November 2013
Tags: Collection development, Cultural heritage, Digital resources, Education and training, Electronic collections, Multicultural populations, Policy, Social inclusion, Library Services to Multicultural Populations
- Library Services to People with Special Needs Annual Session: “Accessibility: High Tech for Access”
The program will start with presentations to introduce access technology products, software and devices. Participants will then visit a "Technology Petting Zoo," where people (companies...
Event - 30 May 2013
Tags: Access to information, Access to knowledge, Acquisitions, Audiovisual and multimedia, Best practice, Digital divide, Digital resources, Disadvantaged people, Education, Education and training, Electronic delivery, Electronic resources, Future of libraries, Programme, Services to people with disabilities, Services to the visually impaired, Singapore, Social inclusion, Library Services to People with Special Needs
- Revised IFLA LIS Education Guidelines are now available
The revised IFLA education guidelines are now available on the IFLA SET website. These guidelines replace the last significant revision in 2000 and incorporate the inclusion of material in...
News - 11 January 2013
- IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award 2013: call for submissions
Applications are now invited from LIS students around the world for the 5th IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award. This award aims to encourage LIS students to submit papers for this year's...
News - 10 January 2013
- Section for Education and Training (SET) Bulletin - the January 2013 issue is now available
The January 2013 issue of the SET Bulletin is now available. In this issue you can read about a range of exciting initiatives happening in the world of LIS education. The main...
News - 10 January 2013
- Call for Papers: Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section & Education and Training Section
The Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section and Education and Training Section invites proposals for papers to be presented at a two-hour session in the next IFLA General Conference...
News - 6 December 2012
- Ambassadors of the book : competences and training for heritage librarians
What competences are needed for heritage librarians, and how can they be taught? The management of heritage collections requires a unique mix of knowledge and skills, including expertise in...
Publication - 28 November 2012
- 10. April 2012 webinar: registration open
“New Librarians Global Connection: best practices, models and recommendations“ “New Librarians Global Connection: best practices, models and recommendations“ is a...
News - 25 March 2012
- Libraries in Networks: Creating, Participating, Co-operating - WLC Satellite event 2012
The satellite conference will be held immediately prior to the World Library and Information Congress in Helsinki, Finland, August 2012. See: pre-conference website Venue Klaipeda,...
News - 1 March 2012
- E-learning SIG and Information Literacy Section: Call for papers IFLA WLIC 2012 Helsinki
Information literacy meets E-learning: Let's talk about interconnections and outcomes. Over the past ten years, there has been a growing awareness about the potential role of E-learning...
Informational Page - 8 December 2011
- BOBCATSSS 2012
The international conference on information management BOBCATSSS 2012 will take place in Amsterdam from 23rd to 25th January 2012. BOBCATSSS is an annual symposium organised by students...
Event - 17 November 2011
IFLA Directory of E-Learning Programs The Section for Education and Training (SET) has been granted EUR 2000 to fund the first stage of the development of the IFLA Directory of E-Learning...
Informational Page - 20 July 2011
- Official soft launch of IFLA Online Learning Platform
The IFLA Online Learning Platform was officially soft launched by IFLA President Ellen Tise on December 8 2010. The launch was held during the Governing Board meeting held at IFLA Headquarters in...
News - 13 December 2010
- International and Comparative Librarianship Communitas
ICL Communitas Launched: A Web Resource for Teaching and Learning International and Comparative Librarianship Through International Collaboration Look at...
News - 10 August 2010
Tags: Education and training
- IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2010
IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2010 Presentation of the winner of the 2nd IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2010 Thur 12 August 2010, 09:30 - 10:45 Gotheborg, IFLA Press Conference
News - 12 July 2010
Tags: Education and training
- Report Survey on quality assurance models in Library and Information Science (LIS) programs
Report Survey on quality assurance models in Library and Information Science (LIS) programs
Publication - 12 July 2010
- Now Available: Learning materials for workshops on Public Access to Health Information Through Libraries
IFLA/FAIFE Workshop facilitators (Paul Sturges, Marta Terry and Shane Godbolt) and KEN-AHILA members visit Oloishobor Dispensary, Ngong District, Kenya during the pilot workshop on ‘...
News - 9 March 2010
- New Publication: Strategies for Regenerating the Library and Information Profession
This volume comprises papers prepared for the 8th World Conference on Continuing Professional Development (Bologna, Italy, 18-20 August 2009). Within the broad theme of creating a positive...
News - 2 September 2009
- Newsletter: SET Bulletin
2016: January 2015: July | January 2014: July | January 2013: July | January 2012: July | January 2011: July | January 2010:...
Publication - 18 May 2009
- E-Learning Special Interest Group
NOTE: The E-Learning SIG was disbanded in December 2012. E-Learning web pages will be archived and no longer maintained. E-learning is a significant feature of education and training...
IFLA Group or Activity - 31 March 2009