Winter School 2014 (South Africa):

Winter school on Preservation Management at the University of the Western Cape during the week of 23-27 June, 2014.  Staff from Community Libraries are most welcome (registration fees covered under the Conditional Grant).Own travel and accommodation arrangements. We would like to target staff from the larger metropolitan and provincial libraries.

For registration please contact or tel 021 487 5602.


Conference alerts 2014 and 2015:

Computers, Freedom, and Privacy Conference (CFP 2014)

June 8-10 - Warrenton, Virginia, USA.


7th Shanghai International Library Forum (SILF 2014)

July 9-11, 2014 at the Shanghai Library, Shanghai, China


E-Library& Information Architecture  Masterclass 2014 - “Using practiced and emerging new media to maximise your information centre”

24-25 July 2014, Johannesburg, South Africa

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Joint IFLA CLM & EBLIDA Satellite Meeting, “Copyright and beyond: Libraries in the public sphere”

13–14 August 2014, Strasbourg, France


2014 - IFLA World Library and Information Congress - 80th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France


Disability Trade and Lifestyle Expo and Conference

11-13 September 2014, Cape Town, South Africa


International Library Symposium -  Embracing New Landscapes (The Southport School in conjunction with the Queensland School Library Association) -

28 to 30 September 2014 at The Southport School, Southport, Australia


Copyright and Technology London 2013 Conference:

October 17, 2014 – London, UK


2015 - IFLA World Library and Information Congress - 81st IFLA General Conference and Assembly

15-21 August 2015, Cape Town, South Africa