IFLA news feed

News from Asia and Oceania

Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - April 2020 Issue

We present to you the April 2020 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

27 April 2020

Online Library Service of National Library of Indonesia to Educate People Facing Coronavirus Pandemic

Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) becomes a global pandemic. WHO said that every country has a responsibility to increase their level of preparedness, alertness and response to identify, manage and care for new cases of COVID-19 (WHO, 2020). Indonesia confirmed the first coronavirus case at the end of February 2020.

23 April 2020

Facing Coronavirus Epidemic, Chinese Library Community in Action

The outbreak of the new coronavirus has attracted global attention. The National Library of China and the Chinese library community took decisive actions and effective measures to contribute to the prevention and control of the epidemic. To prevent the risk of contagion from crowd gathering, the National Library of China was closed to the public from 24 January 2020, and onsite reader services, exhibitions, performances, lectures, etc. were suspended. Different types of libraries in China also took similar measures.

23 April 2020

Message from the Asia Oceania Regional Office

Hello everyone, The Asia Oceania Regional Office is pleased to present you the April 2020 issue of the e-newsletter...

23 April 2020 | Asia and Oceania

Message from RSCAO Chair

Dear Colleagues, I hope this message finds you well! The world is facing unprecedented challenges in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic, which has caused severe damages to human lives and disruptions to our daily life and work. Libraries are no exception. The impact on our global and regional library world is enormous.

23 April 2020

Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - January 2020 Issue

We present to you the January 2020 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

31 March 2020

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"

24 February 2020

Australian Bushfires

Australian Bushfires

3 February 2020

List all IFLA news