May 24, 2022

Just Released: 2010 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) Annual Report

Here’s How IFLA Summarizes the Report: A major focus for IFLA in 2010 was the integration of our many activities into longer term 2010–2015 strategic planning. We now work more effectively across the organisation and can better apply the extensive knowledge and expertise within our membership to our external relations and advocacy. It also meant […]

New Issue of IFLA Journal Now Online (37.2; June 2011)

Direct to Table of Contents Direct to Complete Issue (PDF) Articles Include:   “Promoting a culture for reading in a diverse world” by Ray Doiron and Marlene Asselin “Electronic governance and hybrid libraries in Namibia” by  Wilhelm Uutoni, Wilson Yule and Cathrine T. Nengomasha “Library assistants as situated learners: How they can learn more effectively” […]

Now Available: Final Programme for the IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2011

WLIC 2011 is scheduled to take place from August 13-18, 2011 in San Juan Puerto Rico. The final Programme* for the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Puerto Rico is available online: Full, Quick Overview Daily Overviews Full, Printable Overview (* Changes in sessions may be made between now and August.)

Just Released: IFLA Statement Clarifying Position on Open Access & All IFLA Publications Will Become Open Access

From the IFLA Web Site: Clarifying IFLA’s position and strategy IFLA is committed to the principles of freedom of access to information and the belief that universal and equitable access to information is vital for the social, educational, cultural, democratic, and economic well-being of people, communities, and organizations. Open access is the now known name […]