Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Attend the Annual Conference for the International Association of Law Libraries with the IALL Scholarship Programs

Lyonette Louis-Jacques sent this message around the listservs today. Note the deadline is May 15th. I encourage you to apply! More details on this page. I definitely would apply if I qualified. This year's conference is taking place in Puerto Rico.

You want to join the next IALL Annual Course?
The International Association of Law Libraries each year makes available financial assistance to enable law librarians who are normally unable to benefit from Association activities to attend the Annual Course in International Law Librarianship that forms the annual conference of the Association.

2008: Puerto Rico
The 2008 Annual Course will be in Puerto Rico Nov 30th - Dec 3rd, and the topic is Puerto Rico and the Ciribbean: Legal Information in Multiple Legal Systems. The conference website is found at http://www.iall.org/conference.html.

Three Bursaries
IALL offers three bursaries to attend its Conference comprising the following benefits:
The conference registration fee is waived.
A grant of up to US$1,500 to assist with accommodation and travel costs membership of IALL for one year (including journal) without charge.

The deadline for 2008 applications to be received is May 15 and all applications will be considered after that date.

More information
For more information, have a look at our website at have a look at http://www.iall.org/scholarship.html - or contact the chair of the IALL Scholarship Committee (halvor.kongshavn@ub.uib.no).

Application should normally be by typed letter with full contact details to:
Halvor Kongshavn
Chair, IALL Scholarships Committee
Bergen University Library, Law Library
N-5020 Bergen, NORWAY

Please, also send a copy of your application, including CV etc, by e-mail -

Halvor Kongshavn

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