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[InetBib] IFLA_ Information Literacy Section - Reference and Information Services Section_Call for Papers

Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen,
anbei der Call for Papers der IFLA-Sektionen/ Information Literacy/ und/ 
Reference and Information Services/ für die kommende IFLA.Konferenz in 
Göteborg 2010.
Viele Grüße!
Franziska Wein

World Library and Information Congress:

76^th IFLA General Conference and Council

"Open Access to Knowledge: Promoting Sustainable Progress"

August 10-15 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden


*Call for Papers*


*/Don't Wait to be Asked: Towards Next Generation Reference Services 
and Information Literacy/*


The Reference and Information Services Section and the Information 
Literacy Section invite proposals for papers to be presented at a 
joint two-hour programme which will explore the transformation and 
integration of reference and information literacy into new models of 
instruction and information services./  /

/ /

*/Subjects of interest include: /*

·         How do we transform and integrate reference and information 
literacy into new models of instruction and service?

·         How can we identify and understand the future needs of our 

·         How will the relationship and collaboration between 
librarians and users change?

·         What information skills will be needed in 2010 and beyond in 
all sectors of society?

·         How do we transform our users' computer savvy into the 
ability to use and evaluate information efficiently, effectively, and 

·         What is the role of the library website?  How can we move 
from passive pages to interactive learning tools and valued 
information assets?

·         How can we deliver innovative and effective information 
literacy support, guidance, and programmes to the right people at the 
right time?

·         How will we define and develop the reference and instruction 
librarians of tomorrow?



Proposals should include the following:  abstract of paper (max. 500 
words); author details (name, institution, position) and brief 
biographical statement of no more than 50 words.  The deadline for 
submitting proposals is *January 22, 2010*.  Late submissions will not 
be considered.  Submit proposals electronically to Amanda Duffy 
(burntoak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx) <mailto:%28burntoak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx%29> and 
indicate "IFLA proposal" in the subject line.  Selected presenters 
will be notified by February 22, 2010.



Presenters will be expected to submit final versions of their papers 
by *May 1, 2010.*  Papers should be in English (or in one of the 
official IFLA languages, with an English translation attached).  The 
language of the session is English.  Presenters will have 15 minutes 
at the programme to deliver summaries of their papers, and time will 
be allowed for an open forum to allow audience interaction.


Please note that the expense of attending the Gothenburg conference 
will be the responsibility of the presenter(s) of accepted papers and 
at least one of the presenters/authors must be present for the programme.


For more information, please contact Amanda Duffy 
(burntoak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:burntoak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>) or Sharon 
Mader (smader@xxxxxxx <mailto:smader@xxxxxxx>).



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