2014 IFLA/OCLC Fellowship program in its final week

The 2014 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program is in its final week. The 2014 program began at OCLC in Dublin, Ohio, on May 5. The Fellows have been participating in discussions with library and information science leaders, professional development activities, and library visits. They have visited Washington, D.C., to tour the Library of Congress and Smithsonian Institution. This week, they travel to Illinois where they will visit the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Mortenson Center for International Library Programs, the University of Chicago and the American Library Association offices.

The 2014 Jordan IFLA/OCLC Fellows are:

  • Miss Olufunmilayo Fati, System Programmer, University of Jos Library, Jos, Nigeria
  • Mr. Franklin Flores Urrutia, Librarian, Consortium of University Libraries of El Salvador (Consorcio de Bibliotecas Universitarias de El Salvador - CBUES), San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Mr. W.M. Tharanga Dilruk Ranasinghe, Assistant Librarian, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Miss Leonila Reyes, Section Head Librarian, Saint Louis University, Baguio City, Philippines
  • Mr. Sonam Wangdi, Librarian, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment, Bumthang, Bhutan

See more about the Fellows along with some photos of activities during the 2014 program at