Monthly Archive for December, 2011

IFLA workshop on transparency and good governance: Argentina

By Magdalena Biota

On September 28, 2011, simultaneously with the “Access to information day”, the Workshop on transparency and good governance was carried out in Buenos Aires. Cosponsored by IFLA LAC, IFLA FAIFE and the Library of Congress of Argentina, the workshop was delivered by Paul Sturges, from the University of Loughborough, England, and by Alejandra Martínez del Prado, from the System of Libraries of the School of Medicine (UNAM), contributing to the exchange of ideas on how libraries can contribute to good governance and transparency.

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Our Guidelines translated to Spanish

Dear friends,

We are pleased to announce that the Spanish translation of the Guidelines for Libraries of Government Departments, “Directrices para bibliotecas gubernamentales“, is already available online and in hard copy.

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V Catalan Law Libraries Conference

Miguel Navas-Fernández, Chair of the Government Libraries Section, attended to the V Catalan Law Libraries Conference that took place in Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain) on the 15th November 2011. There were three important presentations.

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