Calls for Papers for the Open Sessions

The IFLA Professional Units will issue Calls for Papers for the programme for the IFLA WLIC 2018 between November 2017 and January 2018. They will be collected on this page.

If you don’t want to miss any of them, join the IFLA-L mailinglist; the Calls for Papers will be shared on there as well.

new: Asia and Oceania Section

Theme: "Libraries Transformed to Transform Their Communities (Society)"

Deadline for proposals: 28 February 2018

new: Audiovisual and Multimedia Section joint with the Information Technology Section

Theme: "Video Games: Winning strategies for libraries"

Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2018

Education and Training Section

Theme: "Teaching methodologies and curriculum development in LIS Schools: best practices around the globe"

Deadline for proposals: 20 January 2018

Health and Biosciences Libraries Section

Theme: "Health Information: Targeting, Connecting and Transforming Lives "

Deadline for proposals: 16 February 2018

new: Indigenous Matters Section

Theme: "Diverse indigenous voices, decolonizing, transforming, centering practices"

Deadline for proposals: 20 February 2018

new: Library Buildings and Equipment Section

Theme: "Designing inclusive libraries"

Deadline for proposals: 15 February 2018

new: Library History Special Interest Group

Theme: "Transform Libraries. Transform Societies: Library outreach to marginalized populations: historical perspectives"

Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2018