International Librarianship Discussion Groups/Listservs
Description: Moderated list supports activities related to membership in the Assocation of College and Research Libraries' Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Section. Promotes better communication between the members and the executive committee.
To Subscribe: Send the message subscribe AAMES-L followed by your name to
Description: Africana Librarians Council of the (US) African Studies Association
To Subscribe (for ALC members only): firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: Asia/Pacific American Librarians Association
To subscribe (for APALA members only): Send the message subscribe apala-l followed by your name to: email@example.com
Description: Chinese American Librarians Association
To Subscribe: Leave subject line blank. Send the message subscribe cala followed by your name to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: An electronic forum intended to foster communications between IFLA, its membership and members of the international library community. The goal in establishing this list is to facilitate information exchange as well as professional communication and development within the IFLA community. The archives are available at http://infoserv.inist.fr/wwsympa.fcgi/arc/ifla-l
To Subscribe: Email email@example.com or use the Web Interface. If you subscribe by e-mail, in the body of the message type: "subscribe IFLA-L YourFirstname YourLastname" (without the quotes). To submit to the list, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Description: Listserv of the Middle East Librarians Association.
To Subscribe: Use the online form at http://mela.us/melanet.html or send a message to email@example.com requesting to be added to the list.
LALA-L (Latin Americanist Librarians' Announcements List)
Description: Listserv of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials. Membership in SALALM is required for enrollment.
To Subscribe (for SALALM members only): contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: For Slavic and Eastern European librarians and archivists, those in libraries responsible for Slavic collections, and library and information science students interested in pursuing careers in Slavic libraries.
To Subscribe: For information, e-mail Allan Urbanic at email@example.com requesting to be added to the list.
Description: An IFLA mailing list for librarians and information professionals seeking employment. Subscribers receive only job postings. The archives are available at http://infoserv.inist.fr/wwsympa.fcgi/arc/libjobs
To Subscribe: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the Web Interface.
Description: Western European Studies Section (WESS) has regular discussion groups for European Studies librarians.
To subscribe: For more information, visit the WESS Discussion Groups page.
Description: The ILIGlist is an email discussion group run by, and primarily for, International Library and Information Group members of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP). However, it welcomes non-ILIG members who are involved in LIS activities anywhere in the world.
To subscribe: For more information, visit the International Library and Information Group (ILIG) site.