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64th IFLA General Conference
Amsterdam, Netherlands, August 16 - August 21, 1998
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Table of Contents

Conference Programme and Proceedings

IFLA Express No. 2 [Acrobat PDF version: 130K]

Pre Seminar Information

Information for Presenters


Honorary Committee IFLA '98

Conference Theme and Subthemes

The Aims of IFLA

IFLA and the Netherlands

Main Sponsors and Supporters

Netherlands Organising Committee

IFLA Conference Grant

Preliminary Programme Summary

Conference Information

Social and Cultural Activities

Accompanying Persons Programme

Travel Information

General Information

Registration & Hotel Reservation

Important Addresses

Netherlands National Organising Committee


Rudi van der Velde
President of the Netherlands Federation of Library Associations. Director of the Netherlands Association of Public Libraries


Wim van Drimmelen
Chief Executive of the National Library

Secretary General

Piet Schoots
Library consultant; former director of the Rotterdam Public Library and former member of the IFLA Executive Board


Hans de Swart
Chief Librarian of the Amsterdam Free University


Eveline Berghuis
Head of Public Relations of the National Library

Wouter van Gils
Director of the Netherlands Institute for Scientific Information Services (NIWI)

Helen Kooijman-Tibbles
Librarian of the Institute of Social Studies

Adrian Staats
Head of Information, Library and Archives of the Ministry of Justice

Hans van Velzen
Director of the Amsterdam Public Library

Matthijs Balfoort
Director of the Dutch Library for Visually and Print Handicapped Students & Professionals

Barry Wiebenga
Head of Public Relations of the Hogeschool van Amsterdam