Author Archive for library-theory-research

LTR Webinar on International Research in LIS

International Research in LIS Wednesday, May 26 at 17:00 – 18:30 Central European Time CET/UTC+1 Registration Link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RiZ4D19BQtG1kap1rKjdLA Cost: Free This webinar will explore international and comparative research in Library and Information Science (LIS). Peter Lor, former IFLA Secretary General and the author of International and Comparative Librarianship will give […]

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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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