CPDWL Podcast Project Season 3, Episode 1: Barbara Lison, IFLA President 2021-2023

The CPDWL Podcast Project is back! Our first episode for season 3 features Barbara Lison, IFLA President 2021-2023 and CPDWL Information Coordinator Edward Lim as host. Hear the podcast conversation: https://anchor.fm/ifla-cpdwl Barbara Lison is currently President of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and has been the […]

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AFLI release “Arab Libraries Dealing with the Corona Pandemic” book

The Arab Federation for Libraries and Information (AFLI) announced recently the launching of its new book entitled “Arab Libraries Dealing with the Corona Pandemic: Arab Experiences”. The book was issued on the occasion of the “Arab Library Day 2021” to gather the efforts of libraries and institutions that show how […]

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Roundtable participation of Russian librarians at the IFLA Congress 2021 by Svetlana A. Gorokhova and Daria Beliakova

Круглый стол по участию российских библиотек в работе Всемирного библиотечного и информационного конгресса ИФЛА 2021 г. Пост-релиз   В преддверии Всемирного библиотечного и информационного конгресса ИФЛА (17-19 августа 2021 г.,  онлайн-формат) в Библиотеке иностранной литературы прошел методический круглый стол по участию российских библиотек в работе Конгресса. Организаторами встречи традиционно выступили […]

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EIFL’s CPD Strategy for Public Libraries in Africa: Results and Lessons Learned (Part III) by SUSAN SCHNUER and UGNE LIPEIKAITE

EIFL photo: Kaltuma Sama, Head Librarian at KNLS / BuruBuru Public Library, lead the cascade training on re-designing library spaces in Mombasa, Kenya  (2018) In 2018-2020, EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries – www.eifl.net) developed and implemented a new CPD strategy in four African countries. The strategy is sustainable, country-wide, and […]

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#WLIC2021 Programs from CPDWL

We have two sessions in WLIC 2021 and we hope you’ll be able to join us! A 360 Degree Review of Supporting Data Science Skills – In collaboration with Science and Technology Section (STS) – Library Carpentries: A 360 Degree Review of Supporting Data Science Skills   NOW – NEW – NEXT: Seizing […]

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EIFL’s CPD Strategy for Public Libraries in Africa: Public Librarians Becoming Skilled Trainers (Part II) by SUSAN SCHNUER and UGNE LIPEIKAITE

EIFL photo: A moment from the Performance and Outcome Evaluation training workshop in Kenya (2018)   In 2018-2020, EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries – www.eifl.net) developed and implemented in four African countries a new continuous professional development (CPD) strategy that is sustainable, country-wide, and affordable with the use of skilled […]

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An Interview with Greg Peverill-Conti, Co-Founder of the Library Land Project

Looking for an inspiring library project? Have you heard of Library Land Project before? I haven’t until I stumbled upon this article about it. I reached out to Greg Peverill-Conti, Co-Founder of the Library Land Project to tell us a bit more about it! In this conversation, we discuss the […]

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