Iran to attend 83rd IFLA Conference in Poland

IRNA – A delegation from Iran’s National Library and Archives Organization is going to attend the 83rd International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) General Conference and Assembly in Poland, says the Deputy of National Library and Archive of Iran.

“The 82nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly was held in the United States and Iran, for political reasons, was not able to take part in the event,” said Gholamreza Amirkhani, the Deputy of National library and Archive of the Islamic Republic.

“A delegation from the Organization for National Library and Archives of Islamic Republic of Iran will attend the session,” he said, adding that five articles in different realms including digital libraries, information recovery, and children have been accepted for presentation in the IFLA event.

The 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly will be held on 19–25 August 2017, in Wrocław, Poland.

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is the global voice of the library and information profession.

Being founded in 1927, the Association has been holding annual conferences with the presence of the member states, institutes, and assemblies.