Call for papers: Music in the library world

[Spanish] [Serbian] [Polish]

The IFLA New Special Interest Group (NPSIG) and Audiovisual and Multimedia Section (AVMS) assisted by the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (IAML), invite interested professionals to submit proposals for the open session to be held during IFLA WLIC in Dublin, Ireland, from 15-22 August 2020. Continue reading

New IFLA/ALA Webinar “Developing a Successful Poster Session” recording

You missed the inspiring webinar “Developing a Successful Poster Session – examples from the international floor”? Don’t worry!, Click HERE to see the complete recording.

If you want to share your opinion about what you learned, please fill in the survey. Your opinion helps us in organizing next webinars.

We thank the IFLA CPDWL team, NPSIG team, ALA team and we wait for you in our next webinar!

Upcoming Webinar: Developing a Successful Poster Session – examples from the international floor

In collaboration with CPDWL and ALA, NPSIG is hosting a free webinar. Please come and join us learn about creating successful posters!

Time and Date:

Feb 26, 2020
06:00 PT / 08:00 CT (Chicago) / 09:00 EDT (New York) / 15:00 CET (Amsterdam) / 16:00 EET (Helsinki) /22:00 Kuala Lumpur / 00:00 AEST (Brisbane)
To check your local time, visit World Clock

Register for the webinar at:


Magdalena Gomułka, NPSIG

Continue reading

Webinars 2020: we have the winning topics!


Dear Collegues:

Finally, we have the selection of topics chosen for the IFLA / ALA 2020 Free Webinars

We want to thank you for the record partition of this survey: for two weeks colleagues from all over the world were able to access the voting platform, and at the end we got 180 votes! It was not easy to choose between so many interesting topics, and after a closed eleccion in the Mentimeter survey, the four selected are the following:

  • Capacitation: what kind of training do you need to be a modern librarian
  • Replacing old for new: New ways of library technology trends
  • Open Access in open libraries for open communities
  • How to market your library: Events in the Library to transform communities

Webinars 2020 final

These Webinars will be organized jointly by IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group, IFLA Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning and the American Library Association during 2020.

Soon we will be providing more information on this subject.