An Analysis of Contributions Made from Singapore at the IFLA WLIC 2013 Conference

By: Yit Chin Chuan and Shaheen Majid. pp. 46-63.


Organizing IFLA WLIC 2013 was a major milestone for libraries and librarians in Singapore. It provided an opportunity to researchers and practitioners in Singapore to share their research, ideas and initiatives with the participants from other countries. This analysis attempts to capture the flavour and essence of the presentations made by representatives from Singapore. It aims to provide a synopsis of selected papers to those library and information professionals who might have either missed the opportunity to attend this prestigious conference or had missed certain sessions as some of these sessions held concurrently.

This analysis would help them discover more about the directions, initiatives and research undertaken in Singapore.