The Libraries for Children & Young Adults Section is pleased to present issue no. 67 – Dec 2007:


http://www.ifla.org/VII/s10/pubs/s10-newsletter-December07.pdf


Countries highlighted in this issue: Australia, Malaysia, Japan, United Kingdom, France, Singapore, South Africa


Contents


* The Chair Speaks – p1 – p2


* Editor’s Note – p2


* Early literacy programs in Australian libraries p3 – p4


* “Every Baby a Book” programme p-5


* Country Highlights: Japan – p6 – p7


* Country Highlights: UK – p8 – p9


* Country Highlights: France – p10 – p11


* Country Highlights: Singapore – p12 – p13


* Highlights of Pretoria Pre-Conference, South Africa – p14


* Call for papers – p15


* Alexandra Children’s Library, Johannesburg,South Africa – p16 – 17


* Words from incoming & outgoing SC members – p18


* SCL Standing Committee Members’Status – p19


* Contact the Section – p20



 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


The National, Regional and Community Libraries will be closed at 5pm on 6 Feb till 8 Feb for the Lunar New Year 2008 holidays. Community Children’s Libraries will be closed from 6 till 8 Feb. We look forward to serving you from 9 February.


Here’s wishing you a happy and prosperous Lunar New Year from all of us at NLB!