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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Minutes from the LTR meetings in KL

At the IFLA conference in Kuala Lumpur there were arranged two meetings in the LTR section. The minutes are available here (meeting1 and  meeting2).

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IFLA Global Vision Project and Library Theory and Research (LTR) Section

by Anna Maria Tammaro Last March I had the privilege to participate together with Theo Bothma (Chair of LTR Section) and Krystyna Matusiak (Secretary of LTR Section) in Barcelona at the second Kick-off Workshop of the Global Vision Project of IFLA, with two days of activity and discussions starting from […]

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LTR program in KL: Information literacy, LIS education and Historical perspectives of library outreach to marginalized populations

The LTR section, also supporting Library History SIG, will contribute in several ways at the upcoming meeting in Kuala Lumpur. On Sunday 26. August, at 13:45,  the joint session with the Information Literacy section takes place in Session 116: Information Literacy: from practice to research and back again The purpose […]

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Library Theory and Research’s January 2018 Newsletter

The contents of the newsletter are: Letter from the Chair Reflections on the ongoing IFLA Global Vision Conversation: A spotlight on Library and Information Science (LIS) Education The Data Curator’s role and responsibilities: International and interdisciplinary perspectives. LRT Satellite in Warsaw (WLIC 2017) Become a LTR member! Follow us!Follow us! Read the […]

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LIBRARY THEORY AND RESEARCH SECTION Newsletter • July 2017

LIBRARY THEORY AND RESEARCH SECTION Newsletter • July 2017 is now available. The contents are : Letter from the Chair Libraries in 2022 Contributing to Research on LIS Education LTR Satellite Meeting LTR Open Session Follow us! For more details please visit the IFLA LTR website. Thank you all and […]

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