Genloc Programme IFLA WLIC 2018 Kuala Lumpur


GENLOC – Sessions & Meetings IFLA WLIC 2018 Kuala Lumpur

THURSDAY 23 August:

Genloc Satellite Meeting : George Town, Penang:

FRIDAY 24 August:

Business Meeting
Session 016:
Meeting Room 303

SATURDAY 25 August:

Business Meeting
Session 100: SC II
10.45-13.15     Meeting Room 304

WEDNSDAY 29 August:
Congress Programme, Genloc Main Session     08.30-10.30  Conference Hall 3

Session 221: Collection Development of Genealogy and Local History – Challenges and Opportunities – Genealogy and Local History Section joint with Asia and Oceania Section and Rare Books and Special Collections Section

Chair: Chihfeng P. Lin (Taiwan, Republic of China)


  1. Local History Reference Collection in Central Library of Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (India): a case study

Ram Kumari Dangi (Banaras Hindu University, India)

Sanjiv Saraf (Banaras Hindu University, India)

Kaushal Kishor Chaudhary (Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University, India)

  1. Collecting local history through back-calculation: a case study of selective Bengali proverbs and sayings

Bidyarthi Dutta (Vidyasagar University, India)


  1. TiongHoa Descendent Library Museum: A Strategy of Preserving Tionghoa History in Indonesia

Rina Wahyuni (National Library of Indonesia, Indonesia)

Tamara Adriani Salim (School of Library and Information Science, University of Indonesia, Indonesia) Paper in English

  1. The value characteristics and cultural influence of Chinese Local Chronicles Xiangde Ji (Office of Chinese Local Chronicles Guidance Group, China),

Dan Liu (Office of Chinese Local Chronicles Guidance Group, China). Paper in English

  1. The role of local archives in collection, assembling and providing specialized family service. Case study

Abolfazi Hassanabadi (Library Documents Center in Mashad, Iran, Islamic Republic of)

  1. Malay manuscripts in highlighting historiography and genealogy: beyond preservation, the experience of Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (Language and Literature Agency, Malaysia)

Kamariah Abu Samah (Malay Documentation Center, Language and Literature Agency, Malaysia)

BR August 12, 2018