Local History and Genealogy Section

Division: Library Collections

The Local History and Genealogy Section aims to provide a voice for genealogy and local history librarians in the international information community, to facilitate networking among subject specialists and libraries, archives, museums, and related societies and institutions, and to encourage the development of genealogy and local history collections and user services.

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Letzte Aktualisierung: 10 Oktober 2019

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Call for Papers — Satellite Meetings Local History and Genealogy joint with Asia and Oceania

Theme: "Challenges and Opportunities for Genealogy, Local History and Regional Memory Fields in Libraries and Other Memory Institutions in a Highly Mobile Society"

19 Februar 2020

Call for Papers — Open Session at the 86th IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2020

Theme: “Local History and Genealogy Collection Classification, Preservation, Sharing, and Access Practices of Local Regional, and International Libraries and Institutions” By Local History and Genealogy Section with the Indigenous Matters Section and the Rare Books and Special Collections Section

24 Januar 2020


Season's Greetings! An update on what has been happening related to the Local History and Genealogy Section. Peace to all! Cecilia

29 Dezember 2019