ALIA Dreaming 08 – Thurs AM Plenary – Claudia Lux

Libraries on the agenda – advocacy experiences from IFLA and Library Associations – Claudia Lux – IFLA President an Director General of the Berlin Library IFLA i an independent, non-government not for profit organisation represent library staff, libraries and the communities we serve. IFLA supports membership in library associations, so ALIA members are therefore IFLA …

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VALA 2008 Conference – Day 1 – Peter Lor Plenary

Peter Lor – Secretary General International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions “International Librarianship 2.0: some international dimensions of Web 2.0 and Library 2.0” Libraries have entered a period of disruptive innovation. Everything is changing too quickly. Information, once in digital form, can travel by itself.  It doesn’t need someone to direct it. Implications: Google …

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