Author Archive for richards

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Meet the candidates: Raneetha Rajaratnam

Raneetha Rajaratnam Deputy Director National Library of Singapore SINGAPORE With 21 years of extensive experience in public library operations and services, I am confident of contributing fresh ideas, and leading projects as a standing committee member in the Public Libraries Section. Recognised for my innovative ideas, ability to motivate teams […]

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Meet the candidates: Simona Ziliene

Simona Žilienė Central Library of Vilinus City Municipality LITHUANIA  My name is Simona Žilienė. Work at public libraries field 17 years and recognise public libraries as the main institutions at modern society which are able to provide relevant services to every community group especially to socially disadvantaged community groups members. I […]

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Meet the candidates: Liz White

Liz White Strategic Membership Team British Library UNITED KINGDOM I’m delighted to be standing for election for IFLA’s Public Libraries Committee and would consider it an honour to opportunity to engage with colleagues worldwide on strategic issues, share best practice and to advocate for libraries. I am passionate about the […]

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Meet the candidates: Jieyin Feng

Jieyin Feng Shanghai Library China I received a MLS from the University of South Florida, USA in 1998, and since then have worked as a reference librarian in the Shanghai Library, China, providing services to the general public in a city with a population of over 25 million. We also […]

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Meet the candidates: Hege Kristine Myhrebakken

Hege Kristine Myhrebakken Østre Toten folkebibliotek Norway My name is Hege Kristine and I am 29 years old. I started my library career in 2015, in a public library in a small municipality of 15 000 people. I am a fulltime youth librarian at Østre Toten folkebibliotek, and my background is […]

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Meet the candidates: Ines Vila

Ines Vila Oporto Portugal My name is Inês Vila, I have been working in public libraries since 2005. During twelve years I work as librarian responsible for a Public Library, where I coordinate the Library Reading Promotion Projects and Programs, I select, manage, evaluate and develop all the services for […]

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Meet the candidates: Byong Joon Na

Byong Joon Na Library Director Chungnam Library Republic of Korea I have worked as a librarian in public libraries for the last 20 years. I am currently the director of the Chungnam Library I would like to spread my dreams and passion at IFLA  if I have an opportunity. I […]

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