The International Association of University Libraries (IATUL) invites you to attend the 42nd Annual IATUL Conference at The University of Miami and Florida International University in Miami, USA from 12 June to 16 June 2022.
This is an excellent opportunity to hear about the latest academic library initiatives, visit award-winning libraries, and network with colleagues and friends from all over the world.
As higher education moves beyond the pandemic, libraries are positioned to lead in an environment in which teaching, learning, research and work practices are shifting. The IATUL 2022 conference will provide excellent opportunities to explore, learn and share diverse experiences.
The overarching theme of the 42nd IATUL Conference is “Weaving our Future: Creativity, Innovation and Transformation in Libraries.” Examples of topics that align with the theme include:
a) The changing landscape of research: open science; problem-based interdisciplinary research; community-based research; data governance.
b) Trends in teaching and learning: virtual learning platforms; lifelong learning; education of librarians; digital fluency; critical information literacy.
c) Space planning: permeable library facilities; incorporating outdoor spaces; healthy study and collaboration environments.
d) Workplace and organizational culture: tele-work; workflow redesign; inclusive practices; new skillsets.
We look forward to welcoming you to this exciting event in Miami!