7 April 2011
2011 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Programme Fellows visit IFLA
The IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development program prepares librarians to help libraries thrive in countries with developing economies. 2011 Fellows are from: Azerbaijan, The Philippines, Botswana, Serbia, China, and Malawi:
- Elchin Mammadov, Librarian, Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy,
- Geanrose Lagumbay, College Librarian, Cebu Eastern College,
Cebu City, Philippines
- Khumo Dibeela, Assistant Librarian, Botswana College of Agriculture,
- Milan Vasiljević, Librarian Instructor, Belgrade City Library,
- Tian Xiaodi, Acquisition Librarian, Beijing Normal University,
- Fiskani Ngwira, Library Assistant, Mzuzu University,
On 5 April 2011, the 2011 Fellows visited IFLA Headquarters. They met with IFLA and OCLC colleagues at the outset of their stay in Europe which concludes next Saturday.
On 9 April they will travel to OCLC Headquarters in Dublin, Ohio for a 4-week programme in the United States.
The 2011 Jordan IFLA/OCLC Fellows were announced by Jay Jordan, OCLC President and CEO, at a news conference during the World Library and Information Congress: 76th IFLA General Conference and Assembly in Gothenburg, Sweden.