2006/2007 - Yunnan (July, 2006)

  • Report from CALA President

  • CALA 21st Century Librarian Seminar Series I -- at Yunnan

    "From July 17 to 21 2006, the CALAMW Chapter delegation which consisted of Shuyong Jiang, Xudong Jin (group leader), Haipeng Li, Haiwang Yuan, and Lisa Zhao, held a 5 day seminar on topics of librarianship at Yunnan University. The seminar, entitled "CALA 21st Century Librarian Seminar Series", was co-sponsored by the Yunnan Provincial Library Commission, the CALAMW Chapter and Yunnan University. More than 100 librarians from China 8 provinces and regions participated in the event. Topics covered include library management, reference and instruction, library public services and technical services, digital libraries, library consortium and outreach, challenges and opportunities, etc.

    Feedback from participants was very positive. The Seminar turned out to be so successful that the Yunnan Provincial Library Commission and CALA singed an agreement to conduct the training project for next two year period: year 2007 with Yunnan Normal University; and year 2008 with the Kunming Polytechnic University." (Cited from the CALA President Report)

     

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    Photos from the Seminar

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    At Yunnan Univ.


    At Yunnan Univ.

    At Yunnan Univ.

    In the lobby.

    Jiang, Shuyong

    Jin, Xudong

    Li, Haipeng

    Yuang, Haiwang

    Zhao, Lisa

    In the lobby of the hotel

    Outside the classroom

    5 CALAMW members

    5 CALAMW members

    We are in Yunnan Univ.

    Performance in Presentation

    Discussion during the break

    In the classroom of the seminar

    In the classroom of the seminar

    In the classroom of the seminar

    Presenting Certificates

    Presenting Certificates

    Presenting Certificates

    Presenting Certificates

    Presenting Certificates

    Agreement signed

    Agreement signed

    Agreement signed

    Agreement signed

    Agreement signed

    Exchanging gifts at the Seminar

    Inside the Yunnan Univ.

    At the farewell party

    At the farewell party

    At the farewell party

  • At the Library Society of China 2006 Annual Conference

    "July 24-26, 2006, 14-member CALA delegation headed by CALA president Haipeng Li, attended the conference and was well received. The Conference was divided into the gneral meeting section with 5 keynote speakers, and interest group meetings on the following topics: 1. User services; 2. Building legal environment for libraries; 3. Digital libraries, guilding, sharing and services; 4. Literacy and society. Proposals for presentation from 9 CALA members were accepted and won the best paper awards fo the conference. Eight CALA members made presentations on various issues of librarianship. The conference provided an opportunity for participants to visit local libraries. It was a good time for CALA members to learn from our Chinese colleagues, exchange ideas, and explore options. Mor information about the conference can be seen at the web site of the Library Society of China www.lsc.org.cn/CN/2006nh.html" (Cited from the CALA President Report)

     

     

    At LSC '06 Annual Conference