Upplysings Semi-annual Congress 2010 - Information Literacy in the 21st Century 
17.-18.September, Hotel Stykkisholmur, Stykkisholmur, West-Iceland
Upplýsingar um gistimöguleika má finna hér
 
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Programme:
 
Friday September 17th 2010

09:00 Registration

10:30 Opening Speech  - Hafnhildur Hreinsdottir Upplysing‘s chairman

10:45 Congress overview -  Halldora Jonsdottir chairman of the congress preliminary committee

11:00 Hvar.is - Icelandic Countrywide Access Portal to Electronic Databases and E-Journals. Birgir Björnsson director

11:30 Information Literacy at the University of Reykjavik - Guðrun Tryggvadottir head librarian and Sara Stefansdottir librarian
 
12:00 Light lunch

13:30 Information Literacy and Information Skills at Armuli Comprehensive College. Kristín Björgvinsdottir head librarian
14:00 Information Literacy in a College without a School Library. Helga Lind Hjartardóttir student councellor at  Snaefellsnes Comprehensive College
14:30 Coffee break

15:00 Information literacy and role of Libraries. Katrin Jakobsdottir minister of education
 
15:30 Iceland – a library stroll.  Olaf Eigenbrodt University of Hamburg

15:45 Committee Meetings of Professional Groups

16:30 Stykkisholmur on your own -  Town Library, Volcano Museum, Water Museum, The Norwegian House, Jokull Beer Factory,  Galleri Lundi Arts & Crafts, the churches, nature walk to Sugandisey Island at the harbour, swim and soak at the swimmingpool ...

18:30 Reception at Hotel Stykkisholmur
 
20:15 Formal dinner -  Sigridur Margret Gudmundsdottir director of the Settlement Centre in Borgarnes. Kristin Steinsdottir chairman of the Writers Union of Iceland
 
 
Saturday September 18th 2010

09:30 Landskerfi bókasafna – Consortium of Icelandic Libraries. Fanney Sigurgeirsdottir system librarian
10:00 Alefli – Gegnir‘s Users Association(Gegnir - Iceland National Cataloge). Rosa Jonsdottir chairman
10:30 Coffee break

11:00 Library on the Agenda -  Dr. Claudia Lux past president of IFLA

12:00 Light lunch

13:30 Library‘s role in the community – new projects in libraries, multi-culture and marketing of Libraries - Kristin R. Vilhjalmsdottir project manager at Reykjavik‘s City Library

14:15 Closing speech -  Hrafnhildur Hreinsdottir Upplysing‘s chairman

15:00 Adventure cruise around Breidafjordur bay (not included in registration fee)
 

Programe last updaed 10th of September 2010
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Information about registration fees: Sigrun Guðnadottir, sigrun3@kopavogur.is