IFLA and You

IFLA and You

Event Description

Are you thinking about nominating for a position on an IFLA Committee or are you simply curious? Come along and find out what it's really like to be part of IFLA. ALIA members will share their experiences of IFLA and answer your questions.

Ever wondered how you can get involved with IFLA and how it all works? Well now is the time to find out because it is IFLA election season. Elections only happen once every two years so take the opportunity to be nominated to be on a committee - there are more than 800 positions up for grabs! ALIA can nominate people for the following Professional Sections. Find out more about the various committees here.

  • Public Libraries
  • School libraries
  • Bibliography
  • Information Technology
  • Education and Training
  • Library theory and research
  • Literacy and reading
  • Management and marketing
  • Management of Library Associations
  • CPD and workplace learning
  • Indigenous matters


Vicki McDonald, President Elect (State Librarian and Chief Executive Officer, State Library of Queensland)

Jan Richards, Professional Council Committee Member, Chair, Division E (Jan Richards Consulting)

Philip Kent, Member, Library Buildings and Equipment Section (University Librarian, University of Sydney)

Atlanta Meyer, Chair, Literacy and Reading Section (Learning Communities Manager and Library Manager, City of Swan)

Marion Morgan-Bindon, Secretary, Division A and Chair, Library Buildings and Equipment Section (Librarian and CEO, Supreme Court Library Queensland)


Wednesday, 1 February 4pm-5pm (AEDT)

On Zoom - a link will be sent the day prior.

Free to ALIA members only



More information

p.    1800 020 071

e.    groups@alia.org.au

Wednesday, 01 February 2023
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm AEDT
Free to ALIA members only
1.00 CPD Hours