Resource Sharing in Times of Crisis

Speakers: Carla Chalhoub, Head of Access Services, American University of Beirut & Ibrahim Farah, Public Services Librarian, University of Balamand Language: Slides: English & Delivered: Arabic Short Summary: This presentation discusses the state of libraries during the lockdown and the emerging role of resource sharing new initiatives such as RSCVD...

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E-Course: Collecting Data, Saving Heritage

Language: English Online: Microsoft Teams Short Summary: The Qatar National Library, as the IFLA Preservation and Conservation Regional Center, is organizing an e-course on the use of digital tools and how to collect data after a disaster. The e-course aims to improve the preparedness systems of the Beirut memory institutions,...

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