On this St. Patrick’s Day, New York City is filled with revelers, people marching in parade down Fifth Avenue (a tradition since 1762), and bars serving green beer. What better day to send an update about the activities of our Association?
At least year’s Council meeting in Vienna, Jerry McBride suggested that IAML should formulate a “Code of Conduct”. This is an issue in the USA that could affect delegates’ permission to attend conferences; a number of universities and other institutions in the USA now require associations that hold conferences to have such a Code in order to allow and/or support their faculty, staff, and students to attend. Because next year’s conference is in New York, where attendance could be impacted especially, it is hoped that a Code will be adopted in Antwerp.
On behalf of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), we take great pleasure in inviting your members to attend the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair 2014, which will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 16 to 22 July 2014.
The second in a series of three webinars on using RDA for music materials will be held on Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Posted on the National Library of New Zealand's blog 16 May (in connection with Roger Flury's retirement):