XVI International Conference on University Libraries

Contribution of the library to the success in the plans of the institutions of higher education and research

When

24 – 26 October 2018

Where

Auditorio Alfonso Caso, Mexico City, Mexico

IFLA will be represented by President Glòria Pérez-Salmerón and Governing Board Member, Victoria Okojie

Description

Organized by the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México through the Dirección General de Bibliotecas, the XVI International Conference on University Libraries will be held on 24-26 October 2018.

In the horizon of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals, as well as the Global Vision initiative by the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), new opportunities arise for libraries to contribute, together with institutions and society, to face the challenges of the future.

This conference aims to analyze and explore the necessary actions of university libraries in helping to achieve innovation and excellence that institutions propose. And their role in teaching, research and dissemination of culture.

IFLA President Glòria Pérez-Salmerón, and IFLA Governing Board Member, Victoria Okojie, will deliver keynote lectures at the Conference.

SOURCE: CIBU2018

Forum, Conferences, Education, Libraries for development, Mexico

Last update: 16 October 2018