Tag Archives: IFLA WLIC 2016

Pustaka Negeri Sarawak poster presentation @ IFLA 2016 : A slideshow of highlights from around the world

(1 November 2016) Pustaka Negeri Sarawak presented a poster titled Sarawak (Malaysia) Family Literacy Program Model: Community Strategies For Promoting Literacy,  at the IFLA WLIC 2016 which was held in the Greater Columbus Convention Centre (GCCC), Columbus, Ohio, USA from 13 to 16 August 2016.  About 3,200 people from 137 countries visited the Congress.  Pustaka […]


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2016 Call for papers: Social Sciences Libraries Section joint with Asia and Oceania Section

(20 January 2016) The World Library and Information Congress: 82th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, 13-19 August 2016, Columbus, Ohio, United States, is calling for papers with the theme User Experience (UX) and Social Science Libraries in the Digital Age Possible topics relevant to the program theme might explore: • Formal and informal practices reconfiguring social […]


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Call for Papers – ‘Access to Information for Sustainable Communities’ – Open Session of the Asia & Oceania Regional Section

(14 December 2015) In keeping with the IFLA WLIC 2016 conference’s overall theme, Connections, Collaboration, Community, the Asia and Oceania Open Session will focus on how libraries in the region are dealing with challenges to their traditional ways of working, and experimenting with new ways to continue serving the people of their diverse communities, whether […]


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IFLA 2016 National Committee fellowship grant announced

(6 October 2015) The IFLA 2016 National Committee, through generous donations from the North American library community, will offer up to 50 full fellowships to librarians from outside North America (U.S. and Canada) to attend the IFLA 2016 Congress in Columbus, Ohio. The fellowship will cover travel, accommodation, a per diem food allowance, and conference […]


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IFLA BibLibre International Library Marketing Award. Apply now!

(24 September 2015) The IFLA Section on Management and Marketing in collaboration with BibLibre, Paris, France, has the pleasure to announce the IFLA – BibLibre International Marketing Library Award for 2016. The IFLA – BibLibre International Marketing Award honors organizations that have implemented creative, results-oriented marketing projects or campaigns. Up to 10 finalists will be […]


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IFLA selects Columbus for 2016 World Congress

(2 May 2014) Columbus, Ohio, has been chosen as the site for the 2016 International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) World Library and Information Congress, reports the ARL website.  More than 4,000 people from 120 countries are expected to attend the event, which will be held August 11–18, 2016, at the Greater Columbus […]


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