Publications & Presentations

To be published by IFLA/DeGruyter in 2015:
Library and Information Science in the Middle East and North Africa. Edited by Amanda B. Click, Sumayya Ahmed, Jacob Hill, and John D. Martin III. Description and table of contents.

August 16-22, 2015
IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Lyon, France.

Flexible strategies for uncertain times: an innovative approach to LIS education in the Middle East and North Africa.” Paper by Dr. Barbara Moran, Sumayya Ahmed, Amanda Click, Jacob Hill, and John D. Martin III. Presented by Dr. Barbara Moran, Sumayya Ahmed, and Amanda Click.

The Effects of Political and Social Turmoil on LIS Research in the Arab World.” Paper by Amanda Click, Josiah Drewry, and Mahmoud Khalifa. Presented by Amanda Click and Josiah Drewry.

Developing Readers: The Crisis of Reading in Morocco and Recent Initiatives to Promote Reading.” Paper and presentation by Sumayya Ahmed.

January 23, 2014
Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA.

“Educational Entrepreneurship in International Settings: Lessons Learned from LIS Collaboration in the Middle East and North Africa.” Presented by Dr. Barbara Moran, Sarah Ramdeen, Amanda Click and John D. Martin III. Presentation slides.

November 30, 2011
Middle East Librarians Association (MELA) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

“An Introduction to the ELIME-21 Program.” Presented by  ELIME-21 Fellows.

January 24, 2011
Establishing Digital Libraries in the Maghreb Region of North Africa workshop, organized by the Fulbright Academy of Science & Technology.

“Educating Librarians in the Middle East.” Presented by Dr. Barbara Moran. Presentation slides.

April 29, 2011
American International Consortium of Academic Libraries (AMICAL) 8th Annual Meeting in Beirut, Lebanon.

“Educating Librarians in the Middle East: Building Bridges for the 21st Century.” Presented by Dr. Barbara Moran. Presentation slides.