IFLA prækonference i Vancouver
IFLAs sektion 32, der har fokus på betjening af etniske minoriteter, indbyder til prækonference i Vancouver i august 2008. Herunder er den engelske indbydelse med links til yderligere informationer, tilmelding mv.
The International Federation of Library Associations’ Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section is pleased to announce a Satellite Conference:
- Multicultural to Intercultural: Libraries Connecting Communities
- Renaissance Vancouver Hotel Harbourside, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- August 5-7, 2008
Complete Conference Programme, Registration, Hotel and Visitor Information are now available online at www.bcla.bc.ca/ifla2008. Don’t Delay! The early bird conference rate ends June 10th. See you in Vancouver!
Set in beautiful Vancouver, Canada, one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world, this conference will explore models of practice of libraries in different multicultural environments including the needs of First Nations/Indigenous peoples. In addition, there will be an examination of the changing demographics of our communities and institutions and the many challenges and opportunities that arise with cultural diversity.
The conference will take advantage of the unique opportunities that exist within the dynamic city of Vancouver and explore first hand the many exceptional libraries in the region.
If you are interested in library services to diverse populations, examining successful strategies for reaching out to multicultural and Aboriginal communities and discussing the influence of cultural diversity on your organization, this conference is not to be missed!
Conference Fee (including Social Events and Tours)
- Early Bird: $250 - After June 10, 2008: $350
- Students: $100
Further information, online registration form and hotel booking
Click on Register Now! To Register Online.