Environment, Sustainability and Libraries Section
The consideration of the role of humanity in climate change and the notion of sustainable development are core concerns of society, and consequently of libraries.
Get involved with ENSULIB!
Being active with ENSULIB carries many benefits for green and sustainable libraries , including expanding your professional network; getting introduced to the green library network on an international level; and staying informed about sustainability issues important to both you as a green librarian and the green library field at large.
ENSULIB’s aim is to encourage librarians to inspire their communities into more environmentally sustainable way of action, by providing materials on green librarianship, giving voice to green librarians and library projects worldwide, leading by example, and offering a discussion forum.
We’re always looking for volunteers to assist with our projects and events! Contact us to gain experience with:
- Promoting ENSULIB activities through social media
- Organizing the annual IFLA Green Library Award
- Planning conference events
- Assisting with presentations, workshops and reviewing of papers and awards
- Supporting SGD stories for Library Map of the World
This unit is part of the Professional Division G.