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World Library and Information Congress: 73rd IFLA General Conference and Council
"Libraries for the future: Progress, Development and Partnerships"
19-23 August 2007, Durban, South Africa
Call for Papers
Management & Marketing Section and Metropolitan Libraries Section
Theme: Libraries - crucial institution in a complex society: Increasing the library's appeal and value to users, and overcoming barriers to accessThe programme aims to:
Abstracts may be delivered in any official IFLA language. For presentation at the conference, simultaneous interpretation is desired, but yet to be confirmed.
Proposals for presentations, in the form of one page summaries should be sent by January 15th, 2007 to:
The proposals should include the name, contact information and institutional affiliation of the author; and the abstract.
All proposals will be evaluated by a committee representing the two sections:
Management & Marketing Section:
Four to six papers will be selected for this three to four hours programme.
The evaluating committee will inform the applicants of the results February 15, 2007.
Final versions of the full papers must be submitted to the abovementioned address by May 10, 2007.