Following the first (2002) and the second (2004) Shanghai
International Library Forum, the third Shanghai International
Library Forum will be held at the Shanghai Library on August
17–19, 2006. Library professionals from all over the world will
meet again to review the up-to-date researches, practices and
the future developing trends and discuss such topics as the
corporate culture, marketing and promotion, crisis management,
performance measurement and user services.
Dr. Claudia Lux, President-elect of IFLA and Mr. Steve O’Connor,
General Editor of the world-famous journal Library Management
will give keynote speeches at the forum. The forum has received
support from Library Management and Library Journal (China).
Library Management will publish selected papers from this forum
on special issues. And the Shanghai Library will also publish
The Shanghai International Library Forum is an exciting event
for library professional from all over the world to share
expertise, exchange ideas, strengthen friendship and promote the
library development. As Chairman of the conference organization
committee, I sincerely invite you to attend this forum.
I believe with your participation and support, this forum will
achieve a greater success. I look forward to your reply.
Dr. WU Jianzhong
Director, Shanghai Library