Tag Archive for 'reading'

Libraries for Literacy: session at annual conference

The Literacy and Reading Section of IFLA is holding a sesson, Libraries for Literacy: Linking generations, Empowering communities, on  Monday 13 August, 16.00- 18.00, Session Room 4, as part of the World Library and Information Congress in Helsinki, Finland, 11-17 August 2012. The programme is as follows: Lifelong reading Keynote speaker: BARBRO […]

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Positive signs for e-Reading in Ghana despite broken Kindles

This is an interesting press release from WorldReader: Worldreader, a non-profit organization whose aim is to bring digital books to all in the developing world, along with the c(USAID) and ILC Africa, today released the results of Worldreader’s pilot study of e-readers in Ghana. Titled iREAD, the pilot program involved the […]

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Welcome to the Literacy and Reading Blog

Welcome to the International Literacy and Reading Blog for news, views and reviews on all that is interesting globally concerning libraries, literacy and reading. This blog is run by IFLA’s Literacy and Reading Section.      

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