ALIA Members elected to IFLA roles

The International Federation of Library Assocations and Institutions (IFLA) recently held elections for its Regional and Professional Committees. Congratulations to the ALIA Members who have been elected to the following positions:


Asia Oceania Regional Division Committee

  • Jayshree Mamtora

Professional Division Committee Chair

  • Jan Richards

Copyright and other Legal Matters (CLM) Advisory Committee

  • Ben Rice (Australian Libraries Copyright Committee)

Freedom of Access to Information and Freedom of Expression (FAIFE) Advisory Committee

  • Fiona Bradley (second term)


Professional Section Standing Committees:

Academic and Research Libraries

  • Jayshree Mamtora (second term)
  • Vicki McDonald


  • Rebecca Higgins 

Indigenous Matters

  • Rebecca Bateman

Information Technology

  • Edmund Balnaves (second term)

Library Buildings and Equipment

  • Margie Kirkness
  • Marian Morgan-Bindon (second term)

Library Services to Multicultural Populations

  • Carmela Ieracitano

Library Services to People with Special Needs

  • Jane Garner

Public Libraries

  • Margaret Allen (second term)