3-4 July 2018
International Conference Centre
Africa/Johannesburg timezone

The African Library and Information Association and Institutions (AfLIA) has a mandate to develop libraries, information centers, and equip library and information personnel with 21st century skills to offer cutting edge modern services to people on the African continent to improve their lives.

AfLIA will hold its 3rd African Public Libraries Summit for -

LIS practitioners in Public and National libraries

LIS educators

LIS policy makers

Organizations and Professionals working in partnership with African public libraries

Summit Theme

Driving Development: African Public Libraries Delivering on The Development Agenda


Conference Fees

Registration Fee before 1st May 2018 is $150 and On-site is $180. This will cover Conference materials, snacks, lunches and Opening Dinner.

You may pay your conference registration fees prior to attendance. For most people this is advised, to reduce the time spent on-site payment. 

When your payment is confirmed a receipt would be issued to you, by our accounting office, for your record keeping purposes. Please indicate "APLS 2018" in the payment instructions.

Beneficiary Name: African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA)
Account Number: 9040004217432
Bank Name:   Stanbic Bank
Address:         KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana
Swift Code:     SBICGHAC
Sort Code:      1002
Bank Code:    190100

NB: Please note that payments made through SWIFT transfer will incur a transaction fee to be borne by you. Kindly confirm and honour all such fees with your bank. All payments must be received on or before the closing date for Online registration.



Please see the attached PDF document (under "Materials" below or "Accommodation" on the left) for suggestions on accommodation. Participants are expected to contact the hotels listed directly for booking.

International Conference Centre
Durban, South Africa
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