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World Library and Information Congress: 73rd IFLA General Conference and Council
"Libraries for the future: Progress, Development and Partnerships"
19-23 August 2007, Durban, South Africa
Call for Papers for Satellite meeting
Innovative multicultural library services for all, with special reference to literacy, learning and linguistic diversity
Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section, in cooperation with the Reading Section and the Libraries for Children and Young Adults Section presents an international conference in Pretoria,
Name of Presenter/s
Contact Information (mailing address, fax, e-mail)
Abstract (1 page or at least 300 words)
Brief statement of experience and expertise related to the themes of this conference programme (maximum 150 words each) All abstracts must be in English. At least one of the paper's authors must undertake to present the paper during the conference. Proposals or questions regarding proposals may be submitted by air mail, fax, or e-mail, to:
Dr Adriaan Swanepoel
Library and Information Services (Pretoria campus)
Tshwane University of Technology
Private Bag X680
Tel. +(27) 12 3825480
Fax +(27) 12 3825485 The Section's Programme Committee will review proposals. Criteria will include originality, timeliness, relevance to an international IFLA audience, and relevance to the conference theme (see page 1). Authors whose proposals are accepted will be provided with details of the requirements. Deadlines: 6 March 2007: Deadline for submission of proposals.
15 April 2007: Notification of acceptance of proposals.
1 Jul 2007: Submission of full papers. PLEASE NOTE that the expenses of attending the conference (including travel, expenses and conference fee) will be the responsibility of the author(s)/presenter(s) of accepted papers.