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New Round of Partnerships Commence September 2013

Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? Love the idea of professional travel but just don’t have the budget? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for you. The ILN peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. As our successful pilot program draws […]

Guest Post: Public libraries are in danger

Today’s guest post is by our Country Coordinator for Greece, Afroditi Fragkou. Afroditi is sharing a topic very close to her heart, the troubled future for public libraries in Greece in light of their recent financial difficulties. Thank you to Afroditi for sharing this challenging period with us. If you have any questions or comments, […]

Eva Hornung

Guest Post: A day in the life of Eva Hornung

Today’s post is a guest post from our Country Coordinator for Ireland, Eva Hornung. She is sharing a day in her library life through a Q&A. This is the first in a series of guest posts we wil be featuring from our Country Coordinators over the coming weeks. Thanks Eva. What is your Name? Eva […]

You asked for it: ILN now on Facebook

In reponse to your feedback  in the mid-program survey, we have now added Facebook to the suite of ways you can get involved with the International Librarians Network. Check out our page over at and like us to get regular updates in your feed about our activities and other library and information industry news. We […]

Monthly Discussion: The future of the profession

As volunteer-run organisation, ILN is full of people from different parts of the library industry. As well as being Program Coordinators for ILN, we all play a number of roles in libraries as do our Country Coordinators. This month’s discussion topic has been inspired by one of our coordinators, Alyson Dalby, who amongst her other […]

Mid-program survey results

Thank you to all of the ILN participants who responded to our recent mid-program survey. We’ve done some early analysis of the responses and would like to share some of them here. Detailed analysis and some indication of what we think it means for the next rounds of the ILN program are part of our […]

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