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Uploading titles for the World Through Picture Books 3rd edition catalogue has started

Logo of the World Through Picture Books programme Country coordinators can start now uploading their selection of titles for the 3rd edition of the World Through Picture Books catalogue

19 August 2021

Streaming of Section's 2021 Midyear Meeting available

The IFLA Libraries for Children and Young Adults Section held it’s 2021 Midyear Meeting online on March 19th via Zoom. Since the registrations were booked very fast we decided to stream the Midyear Meeting – for the first time in the history of the Section!

23 March 2021

2021 online Midyear Meeting on Challenges and Opportunities of Dealing with Covid-19

Five presentations covering the worldwide challenges to libraries for children and young adults and their dealings during the Covid-19 pandemic will form the center piece of the Section's annual Midyear Meeting 2021. The presentations will be followed by a live Q&A session with the speakers.

12 March 2021 | Meetings

Survey on Internet Safety for children and young adults starts February 9 - open until April 1st

In conjunction with Safer Internet Day, February 9, 2021, IFLA's Section on Children & Young Adults' Safer Internet Day Working Group has created a survey. The survey had a good response until March 9 with nearly 400 answers - we decided to leave it open until April 1 to increase the number of information from around the world.

8 February 2021 | Libraries for Children and Young Adults, Children, Digital resources, Young adults

Viviana Quiñones (1958-2020)

With the lines that follow we would like to memorialize Viviana Quiñones, our dear and outstanding colleague in the IFLA section 'Libraries for Children and Young Adults'. After more than two years of illness, she died on 16 December 2020.

23 December 2020 | Libraries for Children and Young Adults

April 2020 Newsletter on Children’s Libraries' Services during Corona Pandemic is online

Our April 2020 Newsletter brings best practices and interesting reports on library services to children and young adults in times of Corona pandemic from around the world to you.

27 April 2020

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