Monthly Archive for October, 2014

Culture of Information

Voici a publication in French on the culture of information. The publication is edited by Vincent Liquete, who has attended several IASL conferences.  http://www.cnrseditions.fr/communication/6979-cultures-de-linformation.html

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ECIL conference

The 2014 ECIL (European Council on Information Literacy) recently held their conference: http://www.ecil2014.org/ The 2015 ECIL conference will be held October 19-22, 2015, at her Institute, Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia. For details, go to http://ecil2015.ilconf.org

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Lyon Declaration signatories

The Literacy and Reading Section (LiR) made a commitment to support the Lyon Declaration (www.lyondeclaration.org) at the 2014 IFLA Conference. The Section is asking you to take this to your corner of the world by emailing/writing/contacting institutions, organisations and associations. At present signatories need to be from these bodies – […]

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IFLA 2015 conference poster proposals

Are you involved in an interesting project or in an area of work that you would like to discuss with or show to other congress attendees? Why not present your work in the IFLA Poster Sessions? Format & Presentation Your topic could be described on a printed poster or by […]

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Woody Horton honored

The Board of the National Forum on Information Literacy enthusiastically authorized and awarded Woody Horton  their first Certificate of Excellence for his work in facilitating the UNESCO publication of Overview of Information Literacy Resources Worldwide. Woody Horton’s continued support and passion for information literacy practice is just boundless and the […]

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Canadian Book Week 2015

TD Canadian Children’s Book Week is the single most important national event celebrating Canadian children’s books and the importance of reading. Over 28,000 children, teens and adults participate in activities held in every province and territory across the country. Hundreds of schools, public libraries, bookstores and community centres host events […]

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Library 2.014 Worldwide Virtual Conference

Join us on October 9 at 1:00 p.m. EST for the following online event part of the Library 2.014 Worldwide Virtual Conference: Libraries as a Safe Heaven in Times of Conflict Moderator: Loida Garcia-Febo, Chair ALA International Relations Committee, President of Information New Wave Co-Presenters: Dr. Roberto Delgadillo, Humanities, Social Sciences […]

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