ERIC Number: ED450725
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
IFLA Council and General Conference: Conference Proceedings (66th, Jerusalem, Israel, August 13-18, 2000).
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).
This proceedings of the 2000 IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) annual conference contains an alphabetical list of authors and titles, a conference evaluation form, frequently asked questions about the IFLA conference, the convening notice and agenda, IFLA Council resolutions proposed by the Executive Board, proposed revised IFLA statutes and explanatory notes, to a convening notice for an extraordinary meeting of the IFLA Council, postal ballot results on the proposed revision of the statutes, a flyer calling for poster presentations, the intent to submit a poster session proposal form, a memo to IFLA officers and officers of other professional groups regarding involvement in the conference, a program inquiry form for the 2001 conference, a directory of organizing committee members and liaisons, a preliminary program, a list of satellite meetings in conjunction with the conference, general conference information from the IFLA Secretariat, and the full text of 195 papers presented at the conference. The conference theme is "Information for Co-Operation: Creating the Global Library of the Future." Subtopics are: exchange of electronic bibliographic data, cross-cultural networking partnerships, the multicultural Internet--management of information and librarianship for the 21st century; the on-site library in the era of the virtual library; educating the professional for the Global Information Infrastructure; research in a global environment; the study of reading in the digital society; and preservation of the past for the future. (MES)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Higher Education, Information Services, Information Technology, International Organizations, Internet, Libraries, Library Associations, Library Cooperation, Library Education
For full text: http://www.ifla.org.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).