Asia and Oceania Section

Division: Regions

The main objectives of the Section are to initiate, promote and facilitate the development of library and information services and the library profession within the five sub-regions of Asia and Oceania: West Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, East Asia and Oceania. The Section works in cooperation with the other Regional Sections and all of IFLA's Sections and Core Activities, especially the Action for Development through Libraries Programme.

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Last update: 11 November 2019

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Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - February 2021 Issue

We are happy to share with you the February 2021 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

1 March 2021

Impact Stories of Library Transformation Based On Social Inclusion: A Book Documenting The Stories Of Great People Whose Lives Changed Because Of The Library

Library Transformation Based on Social Inclusion is one of the Indonesian National Library flagship programs aimed at improving community welfare through libraries empowerment. This program is the First National Priority Program in the library sector and has been running since 2019.

24 February 2021

Message from the Asia Oceania Regional Office

Hello Friends, After more than a year, the coronavirus is still very much with us. Countries have channeled most of their financial resources to fight the virus and purchase vaccines to contain the spread. These have impacted many library operations as we compete for funding.

24 February 2021