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IFLA Early Registration Deadline Approaching; Keynote Speaker Announced

The early registration deadline for the IFLA conference in San Juan, PR is May 6.  The advance program is now available as well.

The conference theme is “Libraries beyond libraries: Integration, Innovation and Information for All“.

The Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Fernando Picó, a distinguished humanist and Puerto Rican historian.

Watch the conference website for further updates.

Don Hawkins
Columnist, Information Today and Conference Circuit Blog Editor

 

Preliminary Program for IFLA-2011 Conference Now Available

The preliminary program for the IFLA 2011 conference is now available.  Click here to see it.  Registration for the conference and full details are on the conference website.

Don Hawkins
Columnist, Information Today and Conference Circuit Blog Editor

Scholarship to Attend IFLA 2011 Conference

Rovelstad Scholarship in International Librarianship 2011

The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to announce a scholarship for a student of library and information science to attend the World Library and Information Congress of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA).

The scholarship is intended to encourage students who have an interest in international library work and enable them to participate in IFLA early in their careers. The 2011 IFLA annual meeting takes place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 13-18. The scholarship is made possible through the generosity of Mathilde and Howard Rovelstad.

Further information can be obtained here.

Don Hawkins
Columnist, Information Today and Conference Circuit Blog Editor