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Title: Guidelines for Parliamentary Libraries, 3rd edition
Authors: IFLA Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments Section
Anderson, Julie
Bebbington, Sonia
Brown, Adrian
Engitu, Simon
Fortier, Alexandre
Gassie, Lillian
Heriot, Dianne
Hiyama, Chifuyu
Kelemen, Ida
Mazanec, Mary
Mpundy Mfula, Chama
Nyagsi, Mohammed Hardi
Scheerer, Holger
Silveira, Janice
Valentine, Ellie
Watt, Iain
Wise, Steve
Wood, Edward
Keywords: Subject::Library and research services for parliaments
Subject::Parliamentary libraries
Issue Date: 20-Jul-2022
Publisher: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
Abstract: Now in its 3rd edition, the aim of the Guidelines is to help develop and promote standards and best practice in making information and knowledge available to parliaments. The Guidelines provide a comprehensive overview of the work of parliamentary libraries and research services. There is an analysis of the main characteristics and information needs of parliamentarians. The main services which may be provided are described in detail, including collections, information, research and the physical space of the reading rooms. Essential technical and administrative aspects of running a parliamentary library are covered; these include structure and governance, finance, staffing and ICT. There is also a brief guide to additional services which some parliamentary libraries provide, including archives and services for the public
ISBN: 978-92-9142-844-1
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