IFLA 2018 Open Session of Asia and Oceania Section in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Libraries Transformed to Transform Their Communities (Society)

When

28 August 2018

Where

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia. Room: Plenary Hall 28.08.2018, 13:45 – 15:45

Description

Congress Programme, Room: Plenary Hall
28.08.2018, 13:45 – 15:45
Session 205 Libraries Transformed to Transform Their Communities (Society) - Asia and Oceania (SI)
 
Chair of the Session(s) 
Dr. Ramesh C. Gaur
Director (Library & Information) & Head-Kalanidhi Division 
Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA)
(Ministry of Culture, Government of India)
Man Singh Road, New Delhi-110001, India
email; (1) rcgaur66@gmail.com (2) gaur@ignca.nic.in
 
Dr. Sanjay K Bihani
Chair, IFLA - Regional Standing  Committee for Asia and Oceania (RSCAO) 
http://www.ifla.org/standing-committee/26
Member,  IFLA  Government Information and Official Publications Section, (GIOPS)
http://www.ifla.org/standing-committee/17
Ministry of External Affairs Library
 New Delhi -110001, India
sanjaykbihani@gmail.com 
 
 
Keynote Talk
Transforming Libraries to transform societies: Where do we begin?
Speaker
B Sadrach
Public Library Consultant, India
 
1. Presentation/paper title: Uzbek Libraries in the Age of Reforms: Serving Communities, Supporting the Countries Transformation
author names
Reysa Alenzuela*
The University of the South Pacific, Port Vila, Vanuatu.
reysa.alenzuela@vanuatu.usp.ac.fj
 
Umida Alimdjanovna Teshabaeva
National Library of Uzbekistan named After Alisher Navoi, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
 
Shahlo Kholmatova
Organization of International Relations, National Library of Uzbekistan named After Alisher Navoi, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Mirsaid Fayziev
National Library of Uzbekistan named After Alisher Navoi, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
 
 
2. Presentation/paper title:
Full STEAM ahead: Empowering and catalyzing creative thinking and social entrepreneurial skills of the community through library makerspace
 
author names
Donna Lyn G. Labangon
Libraries, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
donna.labangon@dlsu.edu.ph 
 
Randolf D. Mariano
American Spaces, U.S. Embassy in the Philippines, Manila, Philippines
MarianoRD@state.gov 
 
3. Presentation/paper title:
The SolarSPELL Offline Digital library
 
author names
Kristen Linzy
School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA.
Kristen.Linzy@asu.edu
 
Laura Hosman
School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA.
Laura.Hosman@asu.edu
 
4. Presentation/paper title: Community Library Spaces for Promoting Reading for Pleasure in Thailand
 
author names
Chommanaad Boonaree
School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
Email address:  tara.boonaree@vuw.ac.nz
 
Anne Goulding
School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
Email address:  anne.goulding@vuw.ac.nz
 
Philip Calvert
School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
Email address:  philip.calvert@vuw.ac.nz
 
5. Presentation/paper title:
Identifying the role of open access information in attaining the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
 
author names
Jayshree Mamtora
Research Services Coordinator
OFFICE OF LIBRARY SERVICES
Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor Education & Student Success
CHARLES DARWIN UNIVERSITY
Darwin, Northern Territory 0909 Australia
 
Prashant Pandey
Acting Director, Office of Library Services
CHARLES DARWIN UNIVERSITY
Darwin, Northern Territory 0909 Australia
 
6. Presentation/paper title:
New Styles of “Reading Space” as the Way to expand Public LibraryService in China and Japan
 
author names
Xiaofang Zhang; 
Ph.D Candidate
Department of Information Management 
Peking University
Beijing
PR China
 
Dr. Takashi Nagatsuka
Professor Emeritus, 
Tsurumi University
Email: nagatsuka-t@tsurumi-u.ac.jp

Conference

Last update: 22 August 2018