2014 GLA Biennial Congress & AGM - Reminder

Details for the upcoming Biennial Congress are as follows:

Theme :         “Information Literacy and a Changing Landscape”

Date:              13th -14th November, 2014

Time:             9.00am

Venue:           School of Medical Sciences, University of Cape Coast 

Interested participants (who are yet to respond to this mail) should send an e-mail with 'GLA 2014’ as the subject to the Secretary ghanalibassoc [at] gmail.com by 31st October, 2014.

Details on registration and accommodation can be found here.   

Members should also remember to look at the GLA Constitution, the GLA Code of Ethics, and the GLA document on welfare.

GLA 2014 Biennial Congress and Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The theme for this year’s Congress is Information Literacy and a Changing Landscape. The event will take place at the University of Cape Coast from 13th -14th November, 2014.

The fee for the Congress and AGM is GH¢350.00 per GLA member participant. Interested participants should send an e-mail with ‘GLA 2014’ as the subject to the Secretary, ghanalibassoc [at] gmail [dot] com by 31st October, 2014.

Non-members from Ghana will pay GH¢400, while international non-members will pay $250.

Participation fees may be paid prior to the Congress into the GLA’s account.  [For details of this account, see emails sent directly to members].

Please send scanned pay-in slips to the Treasurer, Mr. Kingsley Emmanuel Agyapong, emintumah [at] gmail [dot] com, of the Banking College, Airport, Accra.

2014 Biennial Congress and Call for Papers

Theme: Information Literacy and a Changing Landscape.

Members are invited to submit abstracts and full papers under the following sub -themes:

  • Information literacy and academic libraries
  • Information literacy and the workplace
  • Information literacy and distance learning
  • Information literacy and public libraries
  • Information literacy and online learning
  • Information literacy and information behavior

 

Abstracts of no more than 250 words bearing the author’s name, contact details and institutional affiliation should be sent to the following:

  • Dr. Perpetua Dadzie – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Dr. E. Adjei - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Mr. Viscount Buer – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The extended deadline for the submission of abstracts is 15 July 2014. Prospective presenters will be notified by 30 July 2014. Full papers should be submitted by 30
August, 2014. The date for the Congress will be communicated to all.