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Would you like to meet and talk to “Human Books”?

Are you interested in lending ears to listening stories of growth? Then join an exciting event by InfoShare of SIG-III scheduled to be held on Friday, February 16, 2024, at 10.00 AM EST (Time zone Converter: ).

Please register here.

Every human has stories, stories of their struggles, successes, leadership stories, stories contributing to the success of patrons, stories of innovation they have started, and above all a lot of wisdom exists out there. The idea of Humans of the library is to make available an online interaction space, where there are potential storytellers (humans who have compelling stories and experiences) and there are listeners. So, this space facilitates deeper understanding, acknowledging diversity, connection, and learning.

The following are the HUMANS of the library and they will share their stories with the participants:


Arjun Sabharwal: Professor, Digital Initiatives Librarian of Indo-Hungarian, USA

Title of the story: Journey through Diaspora

W.S.Thrishala Warnasooriya:Assistant Librarian, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka

Title of the story: Silence Speaks Louder

Vanessa Reyes: Assistant Professor, East Carolina University, College of Education, Interdisciplinary Professions, Library Science Program

Title of the story: From Practitioner to Academic, Preserving Personal Digital Heritage

Syamili C.:Assistant Professor, Department of Library & Information Science, Calicut University, India

Title of the story: In the Pursuit of Understanding: A Woman Graduate's Exploration in Information Science Research and Education


We invite all practitioners, faculty, and students to join us for an exciting event and listen to the exciting stories from human books on


16th February 2024 at

10:00 am EST

(Time zone Converter:

Please register here.