Applications now being accepted for 2019 IFLA/OCLC Fellowship Program for librarians from developing countries


(26 August 2018, DUBLIN, Ohio) OCLC and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) are now accepting applications for library professionals to participate in the 2019 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program.

The Fellowship Program, sponsored by IFLA and OCLC, is a four-week program based at OCLC headquarters in Dublin, Ohio, USA, that provides education and professional development opportunities for early career librarians from countries with developing economies. The 2019 program will run from 16 March to 12 April 2019.

A description of the program, along with dates for applications, selection and participation were announced today during the World Library and Information Congress: 84th IFLA General Conference and Assembly in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Details about the program, guidelines and applications are now available on the website. Deadline for applications is 28 September 2018.

Read the full announcement here.