IFLA 2015 in Cape Town

2015 was an election year at IFLA sections and the Classification & Indexing Section has both outgoing and new members.

The Classification & Indexing Sections website is updated with information about current members.

CI group 2015_L

Ingoing and outgoing members at our meeting in Cape Town


Almost 100 people attended our Open Session program, titled “Dynamic Subject Access: Evolution and Transformation”.

1. Keynote: Managing Derived Entities – Thom Hickey (OCLC, United States)

2. The Next Step – Makeover from Accessible Collections to Attractive Collections – Malarvele Ilangovan (National Library Board, Singapore, Singapore) (Paper in English and Spanish)

3. Facilitating Access to Cultural Content in Czechia: INTERMI Project and National Authority Files – Marie Balikova (National Library of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic) ((Paper in English, Russian and Spanish)

4. Subject Metadata Development and Awareness for Digital Resources in University of Uyo Library, Nigeria – Eno J. Ottong (University of Uyo, Nigeria) (Paper in English and Spanish)

Nigeria CI 2015_L

Felicia Edu-Uwem Etim and Eno J. Ottong from Uyo University Library in Nigeria