Monday, September 10, 2007

10th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply (ILDS) Conference

It is not too late to register for this wonderful conference, of
interest to all Interlending, document supply and resource sharing

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

The National Library Board of Singapore (NLB) is pleased to announce
that they will be hosting the 10th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply
(ILDS)International Conference and we invite you to participate in this
exciting event.

Delegates in the fields of library, information, knowledge and
business from all over the world will gather 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
· 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 includes:

· 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)
· Speakers from around the world (America, Africa, Asia, Australia and

Who Should Attend:

· Library administrators, librarians, information specialists/managers
in the public, national or academic libraries who are working with or
interested in the aspects of Interlending and document supply
· Service providers who are interested in new projects/initiatives and
approaches in the Interlending and Document supply developments.

Online Registration


Please register online via this link

For more information on the Conference, registration, programme or
accommodation, please visit our website at or email your queries

For sponsorship opportunities, you can find out more at or

Kim Baker
Programme Executive:
Document Supply and Information Services
National Library of South Africa
PO Box 496, Cape Town, 8000
Tel: +27 21 487 5604
Fax: +27 21 423 3359

Chair: IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Standing Committee