3 January 2013
IFLA WLIC 2013: Call for Papers for Science and Technology Libraries Section
Papers are invited to be presented at 79th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Singapore, in August 2013 on the theme: Education and Training for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine) Librarianship: an International Perspective.
Theme: Education and training for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine) librarianship: an international perspective"
Libraries concentrating on major disciplines such as science, technology, engineering, medicine, mathematics and other subjects are gaining importance worldwide. It is more so, in developing countries where professional colleges, research and industrial institutes have been established in large number. In most academic and research libraries, it is a common practice to have designated subject librarians to provide information literacy and instruction services. Their liaison with the faculty provides opportunities to integrate libraries into the learning and research mission of their institutions.
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