RISS Conference programme for the Lyon Congress 2014

Dear Colleagues, The Reference & Information Services Section (RISS) cordially invites you to attend the following events at WLIC 2014   Our Standing Committee Meetings (Observers are very welcome) Sat 16 August 15.15‐17.45 Session 35   Room: Foyer Gratte-Ciel Parc Reference and Information Services Standing Committee I   Tues 19 August 15.00-16.30 Session […]

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RISS Conference programme for the Singapore Congress 2013

RISS Open Session Tuesday 20 August, 2013 16:00-18:00 Session 152, | Room: Summit 2 Change as a constant: infinite possibilities for reference and information services Standing Committee Meetings 17 August 2013 15:15 –  17:45, Session 40 | Room: 303 SC I Reference and Information Services Section  20 August 2013 13:15 –  14:45, Session 139 […]

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Introducing Bibliotherapy in Public Libraries for the Development of Health and Social Conditions of Post War Community in Jaffna District- An Exploratory Study

Arulanantham, S1 , Navaneethakrishnan, S2 1 Librarian The Library, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka sriarul91@gmail.com 2Assistant Librarian The Library, University of Jaffna,  Sri Lanka ksnavan@yahoo.com Abstract. This study investigates the role of the public library sector of Jaffna district in Northern Sri Lanka towards providing bibliotherapy as a service to […]

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The National Library of South Africa: Information Access Programme

The National Library of South Africa: Information Access Programme The purpose of the Information Access Services Programme is to be the entry point to the unique heritage, knowledge resources and collections held in the NLSA. It promotes access to information on site, nationally and internationally. Key objectives The key objectives […]

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Call for papers WLIC 2013

World Library and Information Congress 79th IFLA General Congress and Assembly 17-23 August 2013, Singapore Conference Motto:  “Future Libraries: Infinite Possibilities” http://www.ifla.org/en/about-the-reference-and-information-services-section   The Section’s 2-hour Open Session is entitled: Change as a Constant: infinite possibilities for reference and information services In a rapidly changing digital environment, new possibilities for […]

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