ALADIN Poster Presentation at IFLA, August 2014
ALADIN will be presented at the official poster session at IFLA, which will take place this year in Lyon, France on 19th and 20th of August 2014. The ALADIN Coordinator looks forward to meet ALADIN members, attract new ALADIN members and answer all questions regarding ALADIN while the poster session is taking place.
Welcome to ALADIN member University Library of Pécs, July 2014http://www.unesco.org/education/aladin/?menuitem=17®ion=004&country=HU&member=116
ALADIN presented at a workshop in Sweden, June 2014
ALADIN Coordinator Lisa Krolak attended a workshop on "Adult illiteracy and second language perspectives: Toward a public library collaboration in Europe". In her presentation on the role of public libraries for supporting adult literacy she also talked about ALADIN. An important outcome of the workshop is a new Facebook group on "Literacy for All - European Library Network".
CONFINTEA Scholarship goes to ALADIN member, May 2014
One of the four CONFINTEA Scholarships 2014 will go to ALADIN member Yuan Dayong from the Institute of Vocational and Adult Education (IVAE) in China. In the framework of the scholarship, Yuan Dayong will do comparative research on the concept and strategy of building learning cities. Congratulation!
Training tools for community library management, January 2014
Several interesting training tools for community library management are available online:
- Libraries for All! How to Start and Run a Basic Library: a practical guide to help communities meet the challenges of setting up and running a library.
- Sources of Donated Books for Schools and Libraries [ICE No. RE003]: a list of sources intended to help identify organizations that might provide books and other educational materials for schools and libraries in their communities.
- Sustainable Library Development TRAINING PACKAGE: The purpose of the Sustainable Library Development Training Package is to support and provide guidance to volunteers engaged in library projects as both primary work assignments and secondary project activities. It is intended to strengthen the work of volunteers in partnership with their communities.