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CPDWL Podcast Project Season 3, Episode 5: Spencer Acadia and Fran Holyoke

Colleagues, we are excited to announce the our next episode (for season 3) of the CPDWL Podcast Project where we feature library and information professionals who support and participate in professional development work. See here for the podcast: Our guests are Spencer Acadia and Fran Holyoke. The topic is on […]

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CPDWL Standing Committee Member Highlight: Chinwe Veronica Anunobi

“This is How We Do It: One Professional Development Activity in the Lives of Librarians from Around the World” is a new series from the IFLA Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning Section to highlight our standing committee members, who they are and what they do! In this post, we […]

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#LibraryTwitter – What to look up?

Twitter, a social media networking tool, has been on the news a lot lately. If you don’t have an account or thinking of starting one, check out Twitter and how it might enhance your learning in the field. New to twitter? It is an opportunity for you to engage with […]

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CPDWL Standing Committee Member Highlight: Almuth Gastinger

“This is How We Do It: One Professional Development Activity in the Lives of Librarians from Around the World” is a new series from the IFLA Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning Section to highlight our standing committee members, who they are and what they do! In this post, we […]

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Libraries for a better world: a decade of action – The 29th Brazilian Congress

From September 26 to 30, 2022 took place  the 29th CBBD (Brazilian Congress of Librarianship and Documentation), promoted by FEBAB (Brazilian Federation of Associations of Librarians, Information Scientists and Institutions) The online event brought the theme Libraries for a better world: a decade of action. It had an audience of […]

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CPDWL Standing Committee Member Highlight: Mantra Roy

“This is How We Do It: One Professional Development Activity in the Lives of Librarians from Around the World” is a new series from the IFLA Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning Section to highlight our standing committee members, who they are and what they do! In this post, we […]

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“As an active member of IFLA for many years, it is a natural part of my commitment”

Translated from an interview with Catherina Isberg with the Swedish Library Association, in Swedish, published on October 6, 2022:

The Swedish Library Association has several interesting and important professional networks. One of them is the network of IFLA, the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, which is the world organization for libraries. Catharina Isberg, library manager in Lund, is the contact person for the network.


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