23 April 2021
Public Library of the Year Award 2021 application period extended to 15 May!
The application deadline for IFLA/Systematic Public Library of the Year 2021 has been extended to 15 May 2021!
The “IFLA/Systematic Public Library of the Year” award celebrates new public libraries. And this year we celebrate both libraries build in 2019 and 2020.
The award is presented to a library anywhere in the world that best combines open, functional architecture with creative IT solutions and also takes into account both digital developments and local culture. To qualify in 2021, the library must be built between January 1st, 2019 and December 31st, 2020 or located in a building not previously used as a library.