The Council of the Ghana Library Association invites you to its virtual Open Conversation of Librarians: Covid-19 responses from Africa.
Firstly, this conversation will involve the sharing of ideas relating to the best practices in the provision of library services in the pandemic period covering working hours, seating arrangements in accordance with social distancing, adherence to protocol, staff work arrangement, ventilation, provision of protective equipment such as nose masks and sanitizers, disinfection of materials, doors, tables, among others.
Presentations will be received from the following institutions:
1. Makerere University, Uganda
3. Durban University of Technology
4. Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Kumasi-Ghana
5. University of Cape-Coast, Ghana
6. St. Francis College of Education, Hohoe, Ghana
Secondly, there will be an open discussion by members present in the form of sharing different or similar practices in their respective libraries. The programme will be moderated by Mr. Richard Bruce Lamptey (Librarian-Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology) and Mr. Eric Amponsah (Librarian-Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research-University of Ghana).
Each institution has ten minutes (10 mins) to deliver a PowerPoint presentation.
Details of Program
Date: 29th July 2021
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Looking forward to having you as we discuss the best practices in libraries amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Secretary - Ghana Library Association