17 April 2012

Sessions organised and papers selected for Helsinki

The Government Libraries Section is sponsoring one session and cosponsoring other 3 sessions in the next World Library and Information Congress that will take place in Helsinki, Finland. Here you have the complete schedule, including the selected papers to be presented at our session:

Saturday 11 August

15.15 - 17.45. Room 218. Session 47. 1st Standing Committee Meeting*

Tuesday 14 August

11.45 - 13.45. Room 1. Session 129. Law Libraries with Government libraries, Library and Research Services for Parliaments, Government Information and Official Publications: Promoting global access to law: developing an open access index for official authenticated legal information. Part 2: Europe

Thursday 16 August 2012

08.30 - 10.30. Room 4. Session 193. Government Libraries with Government Information and Official Publications, Libraries and Services for Parliaments and Law Libraries: The surprising world of government libraries: trends and prospect of new user services

Selected papers:

  • Access to digital case law in the United States: a historical perspective
  • The United States Federal Depository Library Program
  • Government libraries in Greece: current situation and future considerations
  • Finnish government libraries - what's next?
  • Enhancement of knowledge base in Disaster risk Management in India

10.45 - 12.45. Room 4. Session 203. Social Science Libraries with Law Libraries and Government Libraries: Empowering library users to solve problems: our stories

13.00 - 14.30. Room 203. Session 209a. 2nd Standing Committee Meeting

* Our Standing Committee meetings are public and open to everybody.

Government Libraries

List all IFLA news