May 26, 2022

A New IFLA Research Paper: “Libraries in Digital Skills Strategies”

From the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA):

The paper highlights how, in developed and developing countries alike, libraries are seen as part of the digital skills infrastructure, providing or supporting a wide range of training.

The paper is designed to be used by libraries and library associations in your own advocacy, offering useful precedents for the inclusion of libraries in digital skills strategies.

Direct to Full Text Research Paper (10 pages; PDF)

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