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Fresh issue of online Newsletter

Theme: libraries supporting mental, social and physical wellbeing

28 January 2016

Call for online Newsletter articles: Libraries supporting mental, social and physical wellbeing

The theme next Section's online Newsletter is Libraries supporting mental, social and physical wellbeing. Call for articles is now open!

2 December 2015

Satellite meeting before WLIC 2016: Child and Youth Reading in the Transition to a Digital Culture: Emerging Perspectives on the Role of Libraries

IFLA Section Libraries for Children and Young Adults, collaborating with the local Organizing Committee of Orradre Library, Santa Clara University and I-school, San José State University organizes a satellite meeting before IFLA WLIC 2016. The call for papers is now open. Read more and send your proposal!

1 December 2015

Statement: Social Media, Children and Young Adults @ the Library - Safety, Privacy and Online Behavior

IFLA Section Libraries for Children and Young Adults has published a statement on safe usage of social media for children and young adults. The document offers tips on protecting safety and privacy online as well as good online behavior.

29 October 2015 | Access to knowledge, Children, Young adults, Statement

Call for Poster Session Applications – IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2016 – Columbus, OH, USA

Are you involved in an interesting project or in an area of work that you would like to discuss with or show to other congress attendees? Why not present your work in the IFLA Poster Sessions?

29 October 2015 | Libraries for Children and Young Adults, Children, Conferences, Young adults, poster session

Preparing a new edition of Guidelines for Children's Library Services

The IFLA Children and Young Adults Section is revising the Guidelines for Children's Library Services. The new Guidelines will promote and encourage the development of effective library services for children by giving guidance to the international library community about children's needs and rights on information, literacy and reading.

23 September 2015 | Libraries for Children and Young Adults, Children, Guidelines

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