Call for LIS educator participation in research methods teaching survey

IFLA Library Theory and Research (LTR) Section in collaboration with the Education and Training Section is conducting an international study, Teaching Research Methods in Library and Information Science (LIS) programs. The focus of the study is on professional preparation programs – Bachelor’s or Master’s level programs that offer the degree […]

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LTR Satellite Meeting Postponed

The IFLA Library Theory and Research with Social Science Libraries and IFLA Journal satellite meeting that was planned to be held in Dublin, Ireland, in August, has been postponed due to the cancellation of the IFLA WLIC for 2020. We look forward to further communications regarding a satellite meeting to […]

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LTR Standing Committee Minutes from WLIC 2019 in Athens

The Minutes from the LTR Standing Committee meetings held in Athens are now available on the LTR site at: https://www.ifla.org/publications/node/37097?og=5794

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IBI and IFLA Congress: Librarianship, Information Studies and New Media International Perspectives

IBI and IFLA Library Theory and Research, Latin America and the Caribbean and News Media Sections present the Congreso International Bibliotecología, Estudios de la Información, Medio de Comunicación. Perspectivas Internationales. 3-6 Marzo/March 2020 at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Ciudad de Mexico/Mexico City. Reduciendo la Brecha entre Invesigacion y […]

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Call for Papers – IFLA Satellite Meeting “International Research in LIS: Challenges and Opportunities”

We are pleased to announce the IFLA Library Theory and Research with Social Science Libraries and IFLA Journal satellite meeting to be held in Dublin, Ireland, 13-14 August 2020. Please see IFLA Satellite Meetings (https://2020.ifla.org/cfp-calls/library-theory-and-research-with-social-science-libraries-and-ifla-journal/) for details. Submission of abstracts is 7 March 2020. We envisage a workshop-style meeting with […]

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Satellite Conference “Transforming LIS education for professionals in a global world”

Draft programme and keynotes:  IFLA Global vision has highlighted an active role of libraries participating in the UN’s 2030 Agenda to contribute to the achievement of strategic goals for sustainable development. In an increasingly global world, using the opportunities of technology, professionals find themselves extending the traditional role with a […]

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LTR at the IFLA WLIC 2019 in Athens

LTR will have several meetings and sessions during the IFLA WLIC 2019 in Athens. Standing Committee meetings for LTR are as follows: Saturday 24 August Business Meetings 13:30 – 15:30 HAEF 126 Session 025, SC I – Library Theory and Research Monday 26 August Business Meetings 10:45 – 13:15 Business […]

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