Monthly Archive for May, 2014

Canadian Learning Commons book

The Canadian Library Associationn (CLA) is pleased to announce the launch of its latest publication Leading Learning: Standards of Practice for School Library Learning Commons in Canada. This publication presents a model for the development and implementation of the school libraryas a library learning commons. It provides educators with a […]

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Library teen services book

The Future of Library Services for and with Teens: a Call to Action, is the result of a yearlong national forum conducted by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) in 2013, with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library services. The Call to Action lays out a […]

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Cape Town LIS education conference

The 75th LISC Conference will be held 27-28 November 2014 at the University of Cape Town. The theme is LIS Education and Research in a Dynamic Information Landscape. Details are found at http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/lisc/2014/04/08/lisc75-years-commemoration-conference/

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Australia hosts international library symposium

The inaugural International Library Symposium will be held from 28-30 September 2014 at The Southport School, Gold Coast, Australia. This event is proudly supported by the Queensland School Library Association. Registration is now open at:  www.thesouthportschool.com/ils<http://www.thesouthportschool.com/ils> Preliminary Program is available at:  http://goo.gl/cshxys Library professionals, academics, researchers, authors, teachers and students […]

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French School Libraries Manifesto

FADBEN MANIFESTO 2012   (en français après) Teaching information-documentation and information culture   Our connections to knowledge, to others and to the world have been disrupted by digital information technologies in a way that cannot be reversed or predicted. This new informational paradigm stretches over numerous fields – economic, scientific, political […]

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IASL conference August

An anticipated event in the calendar of school librarians and school library researchers will occur in August 2014. The 43rd International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) conference and 18th Forum on International Research in School Librarianship will be held in Moscow from 25 – 30 August with the theme: “The […]

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