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American Association of Law Libraries - Clearinghouse for Internships and International Personnel Exchanges
The Foreign Comparative and International Law Special Interest Section of the American Association of Law Libraries seeks to channel information to interested law librarians on opportunities to visit libraries abroad through the clearinghouse. American Library Association - Swiss-U.S. Librarian Exchange Opportunity
The program facilitates exchanges between librarians in Switzerland and the United States. For information in French, please consult the Swiss Library Association (BBS) home page at http://www.bbs.ch/default_f.htm. IREX - International Research & Exchanges Board
IREX is dedicated to promoting advanced field research and professional training programs between the U.S. and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Eurasia, China and comparable contiguous socieities.
LIBEX - The Bureau for International Library Staff Exchange
LIBEX acts as a clearinghouse for library and information staff interested in arranging job exchanges with LIS professionals in other countries. Libraries as well as individuals may use this free service.
Swiss-U.S. Librarian Exchange Opportunity
See American Library Association - Swiss-U.S. Librarian Exchange Opportunity for description.
ACRL-Western European Specialists Section-Martinus Nijhoff International West Europeans Specialists Study Grant
This annual award was established by WESS in 1985 under the sponsorship of Martinus Nijhoff International, subscription agent and bookdealer, headquartered in The Hague, the Netherlands.
IFLA - Dr. Shawky Salem Training Grant for Arab Specialists in Library and Information Sciences
The aim of this grant is to enable an expert in library and information science from an Arab country to be trained in an apsect of modern technology in library and information science in one or more western countries for a period of one to three weeks.
IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship
This program aims to provide continuing education for library and information science professionals from countries with developing economies. The program will select up to four individuals each year to visit OCLC's headqurters in Dublin, Ohio, USA for four weeks to participate in a program of lectures, seminars and mentoring.
Medical Library Association - Cunningham Memorial International Fellowship
This is a four-month fellowship for health sciences librarians from countries outside of the United States and Canada.
Bibliothek & Information International
Bibliothek & Information International is an organization funded by the German government, which focuses on building up and participating in international networks through project-based activities such as study tours to Germany, professional visits and participation in international library conferences. Information is available in English by clicking on the British flag at the top right.
The British Council
The British Council is the United Kingdom's international organization for educational and cultural relations. It supports programs in education, English language teaching, the arts, science, governance, and information world wide.
IFLA - The International Federation of Library Associations
IFLA is a worldwide, independent organization created to provide librarians around the world with a forum for exchanging ideas, promoting international cooperation, research and development in all fields of library activity. IFLA Headquarters administers a number of funds and grants.
IFLA New Professionals Discussion Group
International Librarianship Library Discussion Groups/Lists
International Society for Knowledge Organization
Mortenson Center for International Library Programs
The purpose of the C. Walter and Gerda B. Mortenson Center for International Library Programs is to strengthen international ties among research libraries and librarians in order to facilitate access to the collected knowledge of the world regardless of geographic location or access to technology.
UNESCO Network of Associated Libraries (UNAL)
UNAL is an association of public libraries cooperating on community activities in support of UNESCO's main goals: promoting human rights, peace and cultural dialogue; protecting the environment; combatting illiteracy; and establishing contacts between libraries from different regions.
Council for the International Exchange of Scholars
The Council for the International Exchange of Scholars administers the Senior Fulbright Scholars Program for faculty and professionals. Offers awards in Library Science for lecturing and/or research abroad.
IFLA - Rovelstad Scholarship for International Librarianship
See Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)for description.
American Library Association - Sister Libraries
An initiative by the American Library Association to promote the concept of a global community of libraries by encouraging U.S. libraries to form relationships with libraries in other countries.
IFLA - Twinning Initiative
This is an IFLA initiative to promote partnerships among libraries in the world.
American Library Association - Bogle/Pratt International Travel Award
The Bogle/Pratt International Library Travel Fund provides annual grants to enable a member or members of the American Library Association to attend an international conference for the first time.
American Library Association - Guadalajara International Book Fair
The FREE PASS Program sponsored by American Library Association and the Guadalajara International Book Fair provides support for American librarians to attend the 2004 Guadalajara International Book Fair (FIL 2004). The program funds registration, lodging, and a $100.00 contribution toward airfare.
American Library Association - Hong Kong Book Fair
The FREE PASS Program sponsored by American Library Association and the Hong Kong Book Fair provides support for American librarians to attend the 2004 Hong Kong Book Fair. The program funds registration and four nights of hotel lodging.
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) - Rovelstad Scholarship in International Librarianship
A scholarship for a student of library and information science to attend the World Library and Information Congress of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions ( IFLA).
IFLA - Hans-Peter Geh Grant for IFLA Conference Participation
The aim of this grant is to sponsor a librarian from the former Soviet Union, including the Baltic states, to attend an IFLA Seminar or Conference in Germany or elsewhere for becoming acquainted with new international developments in the field of information.
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