The International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) is a global network whose aim is to foster cooperation among researchers in all areas of forestry and related sciences. Provided here is an overview of the IUFRO organizational structure and goals in general, and those that relate to information management in particular. Highlighted are the history and the recent accomplishments of Divisions 06.03 whose charge is centered on information services and knowledge organization within the forestry research community. Current issues facing forestry librarians are noted as is the need to take a fresh look at their role within IUFRO.
|Title of host publication||Every continent, every ocean : proceedings of the 32nd annual conference of the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
|Event||Every Continent, Every Ocean: 32nd IAMSLIC Conference - Portland, Oregon, United States|
Duration: 8-Oct-2006 → 12-Oct-2006
- Agriculture (society)