The Fellowship Program is an intensive four-week
program based at OCLC headquarters in Dublin, Ohio, USA, that provides
education and professional development opportunities for early career
librarians from countries with developing economies.
It is jointly sponsored by IFLA and OCLC. The 2018 program will run from 17 March to 13 April 2018.
Up to five individuals are selected each year. The program gives Fellows opportunities to meet with
leading information practitioners and explore topics including
information technologies, library operations and management, and global
Eligibility is limited to those from a qualifying country who have a
degree in library or information science obtained within the past five
years and have at least three but no more than eight years of
library or information science experience.
Details about the
program, guidelines and applications are now available on the OCLC website.
Deadline for applications is 6 October 2017.