23 October 2015

Change of guards at NOIR

At the end of a very productive session at this year's World Library and Information Congress, the SIG accepted the resignation of Hella Klauser (Head of Library and Information at the Goethe-Institute) from the post of Convenor, expressing sincere gratitude for her passionate support of NOIR's aims and objectives. Hella will continue to work with NOIR as a SIG member.

As her successor, the group confirmed Guido Jansen, Secretary of Germany's National IFLA Committee. He will be supported by a team of co-chairs, not least to ensure wider geographical representation in NOIR's further development. The co-chairs are:

The attached photo shows the new NOIR Gang of Four just after their inauguration.

Photo Sabine Stummeyer

National Organizations and International Relations (NOIR), International cooperation

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