8 June 2015 The Library & Information Association of South Africa, LIASA is saddened to learn of the passing of Mr Felix Ubogu the Wits University’s Librarian on Thursday the 4th June 2015. LIASA would like to extend its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, colleagues and the entire Library and Information Services (LIS) sector.
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Eastern Cape Branch and KSD Municipality Libraries is hosting a Seminar and an AGM THEME: My library, my pride: role of the community in the sustainability of libraries DATE: 15 June 2015 TIME: 10.00 am VENUE: Mthatha Stadium – Boardroom SPEAKER: Miss T. Mdingi: Assistant Manager-Sara Baartman Region EASTERN CAPE AGM (Members only) – Miss Z.
This a final reminder of the Branch AGM to be held on Tuesday, 9th June 2015 at iThemba Labs at 08:30. Please RSVP to: Mercia Sias on 021 8076281 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Click here to view the agenda. Click here for the minutes of the previous AGM (August 2014). A limited number of print copies will be
All are invited to the Annual General Meeting of the Library and Information Association of South Africa Higher Education Libraries Interest Group, which will take place as follows: Date: Friday, 19 June 2015 Time: 09:00-10:30 (please arrive at 08:45) Venue: http://webinarliasa.org.za/ (Requirements: good quality Internet, sound/speakers, microphone, webcam (optional)) Help tutorial to use LIASA Webinar:
Ross Todd from the USA and Lyn Hay from Australia will be the featured presenters for this two-day Satellite Conference, co-sponsored by IFLA’s Information Literacy section and School Libraries section. The first day will include keynote addresses and panel discussions. For the second day, registrants will choose one of two options: a full-day workshop based
Date: 02 July 2015 Venue: National Library of South Africa (Auditorium 2nd Floor) Time: 9:00 – 13:00 Registration starts from 8:00. Programme Welcome by National Library of South Africa Draft Southern African ILL Code of Best Practice – Roselle Jansen van Vuuren (National Library of South Africa) Challenges and Tricks of the Trade in ILL – Discussions – Freeman Zulu
You are cordially invited to a workshop hosted by the Higher Education Library Interest Group (HELIG) Eastern Cape Branch. The purpose of this workshop is to share knowledge on Libguides /Subject guides amongst Higher Education Institutions. Date: 26 June 2015 Time: 10:00 – 13:00 Venue: Rhodes University Xstrata training Room, Level 2 Cost: R30.00 for
IFLA Satellite Conference: The Role of Libraries and Information Centers in Supporting National Development, 11-12 August 2015
The IFLA Social Science Libraries Standing Committee in collaboration with Namibia Information Workers Association, Namibia Library and Archives Services and Human Rights and Documentation Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Namibia, invites all delegates who submitted abstracts for papers and those who only want to attend and participate in a conference on the above theme.
Click here for the invitation and agenda. All LIASA members of the North-West Branch are hereby cordially invited to attend our ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING that will take place as follows: Date: Monday 15 June 2015 Time: 10:30 to 13:00 Venue: Brits Town Hall It is essential that you RSVP with Mr Bampoe at 083 735
View the invitation by clicking here. Kindly be invited to the LIASA KZN Seminar that is scheduled for Friday 12 June 2015, 08:30 – 15:00 at Bessie Head Library Auditorium, PMB. This invitation is open to LIS workers, students and service providers across the KZN province. Kindly be requested to send your RSVP’s to the