Meeting with Library of Congress

The Sergio Vieira de Mello UN Library Chief Librarian, held a meeting last month with the Field Director of the Library of Congress Office Nairobi. The Library of Congress has expressed their interest in working together with the Library to enhance the role of information for local development in schools in Africa. They have expressed their willingness to offer training in areas which would of relevance to the library staff and afterwhich would enrich the outside community's access to information through the Library.