Local History and Genealogy Section

Division: Library Collections

The Local History and Genealogy Section aims to provide a voice for genealogy and local history librarians in the international information community, to facilitate networking among subject specialists and libraries, archives, museums, and related societies and institutions, and to encourage the development of genealogy and local history collections and user services.

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Last update: 10 October 2019

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Call for Papers — Open Session at the 86th IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2020

Theme: “Local History and Genealogy Collection Classification, Preservation, Sharing, and Access Practices of Local Regional, and International Libraries and Institutions” By Local History and Genealogy Section with the Indigenous Matters Section and the Rare Books and Special Collections Section

24 January 2020


Season's Greetings! An update on what has been happening related to the Local History and Genealogy Section. Peace to all! Cecilia

29 December 2019