Associate Librarian University of Central Florida Orlando, Florida
This is the first session jointly organised by ALA IRC Asia & Oceania, IFLA Asia & Oceania and CALA. This session will present on the development of the Asia & Oceania libraries including library professions. The program will consist of 4 presentations: (1) A speaker from ALA IRC-Asia & Oceania (2) A speaker from IFLA Asia & Oceania (3) A speaker from Chinese American Libraries Association (CALA) (4) Panel discussion.
At the end of this session, participants will gain an insightful knowledge of the Asia & Oceania libraries development; transformation experience and their remaking on future libraries
Upon completion, participants will be able to benchmark their libraries with the libraries in Asia & Oceania from infrastructure, library services, library professional development, outreach activities, community development, digitization etc.