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85rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly

04 September 2019

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) held its 85th General Congress and Assembly, 85th IFLA WLIC 2019, in Athens, Greece.

It brought together over 3,500 participants from more than 120 countries, and IE Library was there as it belongs to the Standing Committees of the IFLA America Latina and the Caribbean, the IFLA Management and Marketing, the IFLA Information Technology, and the IFLA Library Theory and Research Sections. The conference sets the international agenda for the profession and offers opportunities for networking and professional development to all delegates.

"Libraries: dialogue for change” was the chosen topic of this year, with more than 270 individual sessions covering the broad spectrum of Library and Information Science and its many related fields (copyright, access to information, safeguarding of cultural heritage, development, etc.).

Do not forget to check out the memories of our experience at General Congress and Assembly of IFLA. For more info about the event please visit