10th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply (ILDS) International Conference, 29-31 October 2007, National Library, Singapore

Interlending & Document Supply

ISSN: 0264-1615

Article publication date: 21 August 2007

Citation

(2007), "10th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply (ILDS) International Conference, 29-31 October 2007, National Library, Singapore", Interlending & Document Supply, Vol. 35 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/ilds.2007.12235cac.001

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2007, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


10th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply (ILDS) International Conference, 29-31 October 2007, National Library, Singapore

Hosted by the National Library Board of Singapore (NLB), this three-day conference is expected to bring together over 200 delegates – librarians, chiefs of libraries, information and knowledge professionals and leading library service providers from all over the world to engage in insightful exchanges on the theme “Resource sharing for the future, building blocks for success”.

Conference highlights

  • Future directions in resource sharing: learn about a new revolutionary global initiative that is user-focused, and how it opens up the possibility of sharing resources from the libraries directly with individuals.

  • Be inspired by case studies on how libraries deal with copyrights issues and their creativity in employing the latest tools and building blocks to expand and enhance library services.

Conference speakers include:

  • Mr Mike McGrath, Editor of the Interlending and Document Supply Journal;

  • Mr Mat Pfleger, Head of Sales and Marketing, The British Library;

  • Dr Harald Muller, Director of the Library at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law;

  • Ms Ngian Lek Choh, Director of the National Library, Singapore;

  • Ms Anne Beaubien, Director, Cooperative Access Services and Grants Officer of the University of Michigan Library (Hatcher Graduate Library); and

  • speakers from around the world (America, Africa, Asia, Australia and Europe).

Conference venue

The conference will be held at the National Library, Singapore. Situated in the heart of Singapore’s arts, culture, learning and entertainment hub, this 16-storey state-of-the-art building hosts two libraries – the seven-storey Lee Kong Chian Reference Library and the Central Lending Library at Basement 1.

Online registration

The Conference is just around the corner so register online via our website at: www.nlbconference.com/ilds/registration.htm

  • IFLA member: S$640

  • Non-IFLA member: S$720

For more information on the Conference, registration, programme or accommodation, please visit our website at www.nlb.gov.sg/ilds or e-mail your queries to jenny@singfex.co.sg

Sponsorship opportunities

Companies are invited to participate as sponsors and exhibitors. The ILDS Conference gathers the “Who’s Who” in the arena of interlending and document supply services provided by libraries around the world, as well as service providers who are interested in new initiatives in interlending and document supply developments. Over 200 delegates are expected to attend. Becoming a sponsor will give you the exposure and access to decision makers from library sectors from all parts of the world, plus the opportunity to network and explore business opportunities.

Explore the sponsorship opportunities at www.nlbconference.com/ilds/sponsorship.htm or e-mail Fauziah_Soeratman@nlb.gov.sg