Monthly Archive for August, 2020

Resources from Latin America & the Caribbean libraries in the face of COVID-19 / Bibliotecas de América Latina y el Caribe ante el COVID-19: Recursos

COVID-19 has forever changed our world including our libraries. Now more than ever we need to work united to continue providing access to information during and after the pandemic. We need to start working on our future, today. IFLA, librarians and library associations from all regions of the globe have […]

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2020 IFLA Coaching Experience

Last 19 August 2020, Wednesday, I attended my very first coaching session initiated by IFLA Section on Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning (IFLA-CPDWL). I first heard about this program via my personal Instagram handle and without any hesitation, I registered to one of the available slots on my preferred date and time zone. I was able to book a session with Rajen Munoo of Singapore Management University.

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REFORMA Children in Crisis Project: Librarians bringing hope to unaccompanied children

Librarians are bravely going above and beyond to bring books and hope to unaccompanied children kept in custody in the U.S. after crossing the border into the country. Children as young as toddlers are separated from their parents and spend long periods of time by themselves waiting to be assigned a sponsor.

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CPDWL Podcast Project: Episode 6

Colleagues, we are excited to announce the our sixth episode (and final episode for season 1) of the CPDWL Podcast Project where we feature library and information professionals who support and participate in professional development work. Our guest is Wanda Kay Brown, the American Library Association’s Immediate Past President, CPDWL […]

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Online coaching available!

The IFLA Coaching Initiative welcomes colleagues who want to take part in an online coaching session.

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CPDWL Podcast Project: Episode 5

Colleagues, we are excited to announce the our fifth episode of the CPDWL Podcast Project where we feature library and information professionals who support and participate in professional development work. Our guest is Dr. Mitsuhiro Oda has been involved in LIS education and CPD activities for 33 years. His current […]

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Bibliotecas LAC: El impacto de la legislación de derechos de autor en América Latina y Caribe

Texto en español a continuación – English text below Ebook Bibliotecas LAC: O impacto da legislação de direitos autorais na América Latina e no Caribe A América Latina e o Caribe estão entre as regiões do mundo onde se concentram as legislações nacionais de direitos de autor mais restritivas no que se […]

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