ILCL Japan offers loan service of the exhibition “The World through Picture Books – Librarians’ favourite books from their country”

(3 Jul 2020)  The International Library of Children’s Literature (ILCL) offers a loan service of the exhibition titled “The World through Picture Books – Librarians’ favourite books from their country.”

These books were collected through “The World through Picture Books” project led by IFLA section Libraries for Children and Young Adults with the aim of making a book set of picture books recommended by librarians from around the world.

The book set in Japan is available for loan free of charge to libraries in Japan, Asian and Oceanic countries.

The contents of the exhibition set include:

  • 365 picture books selected by librarians from 43 countries and regions
  • a multilingual catalogue “The World Through Picture Books”
  • a list of books

* The picture books can be exhibited for free access under the monitoring by the staff.

Applicant:

  • national or local government organizations
  • public organizations that wish to hold an exhibition open to the public one or two organizations per year
  • Those who are able to fulfill the conditions: Conditions (PDF:134KB)

Period: one month (excluding the period of transportation)

Charge: the cost of return shipping only (no booking fees)

For more information, see the original announcement here.