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- We received 65 applications from 11 countries, in 5 languages
from all over the world!
And the winner is....
[2017 Winner!] READay - Library of University of Science and Technology Beijing - China
- READay is reading promotion program of Library ofUniversity of Science and Technology Beijing. Every day, by twittering aselected book review and attractive paragraphs through our WeChat officialaccount, READay helps to create a better reading environment on campus.
- The library receives 2000€ cash award andairfare, lodging and registration for the IFLA World Library and InformationCongress 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly 19–25 August 2017, Wrocław,Poland
[2nd place] Open Data Application Development Contest 2016 @ Shanghai Library - China
- 2016 Shanghai Library Open Data ApplicationDevelopment Contest collected excellent mobile application prototypes andservice ideas based on Shanghai Library Genealogy Knowledge Database from thewhole society. The event conveys the reflection and exploration that ShanghaiLibrary has made on the transformation and innovation of public libraries inthe big-data era
- The library receives 1000€ cash award andairfare, lodging and registration for the IFLA World Library and InformationCongress 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly 19–25 August 2017, Wrocław,Poland
[3rd place] LittleParadise Human Library - Wuhan UniversityLibrary - China
- Little Paradise Human Library is a project hosted bythe library of Wuhan University and coordinated by Yuewei Literature Society, a student club in the campus. Westrive to find individuals who have his or her own extraordinary experiencesand present them as “books”, which are worth our reading, in ways ofinterviewing them as our guest talkers, “encoding” them with call numbers andmaking posters to introduce them to readers. And our philosophy is, and hasalways been, that everybody is a book and has his or her story that deservesreading.
- The library receives 500€ cash
Among the 65 applicants, the jury has selected the 10 projects that it has found most inspirational. The following projects did not make it to the podium but deserve to be highlighted.
- [Australia] Spotlight on Libraries x 3 - Sunshine Coast Libraries
- [Canada] Open Access Week Campaign -UBC Library