Monthly Archive for September, 2012

Looking Forward: October 2012 Call for Projects (Starting in 2013)

During a short hiatus from the ProfSpeak blog, IFLA’s Professional Committee and staff have been working on several important guideline and policy documents.  For example, in early October, leaders of IFLA’s professional units (standing committees and SIGs) will receive the annual Call for Projects.  The Call has been significantly revised […]

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Recommend WLIC papers for publication

A selection of the best conference papers from the IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2012 in Helsinki will be published in the IFLA Journal and Officers are invited to send their recommendations. Section Standing Committees are invited to submit their recommendations to be considered for publication in IFLA Journal […]

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How to organise IFLA proceedings

Dear Colleagues, following a request from Miguel Navas-Fernández, Chair, Government Libraries Section, here is some information regarding the current IFLA Working Group for a repository. It is cross-posted to IFLA-L since the conversation stated there. I begin with the question to keep some context. Miguel wrote: “Year after year, we […]

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Resolution Re. Timing of IFLA Venue Announcement

Dear Colleagues:  Below please find a copy of the message sent last week to the Officers and committee members that submitted at the Helsinki WLIC a resolution entitled, “Announcing venue of future IFLA WLIC at the beginning of the current WLIC.”  Here we are sharing the follow-up news more widely and welcome […]

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