43ª Asamblea General de BETH (Wroclaw, septiembre 2014). Conserving and Protecting Library Collections for the Future


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General Remarks:

As much as possible we must try to keep to the scheduled programme in order to have time for the business, lectures, presentations and visits that have been planned. The Opening Reception and ALL meetings will take place at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology a few minutes walk from theHotel Jana Pawła II
Information on travel to and from the airports can be found on the internet.

Saturday, September 6th

13.00-19.00 Arrival and registration at Hotel Jana Pawła II.
16.30-18.30 Cathedral visit (optional)
18:30-19.00 Opening Reception at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology
Welcome and presidential address.
19.30-21.00 Reception/Dinner

Sunday, September 7th

07:00-08.15 Breakfast at the hotel/Notre Dame Sisters
08.15-09.45 Depart to Krzeszów. Meet outside the hotel Jana Pawła II
10.00-12.00 Visit to the Krzeszów Monastery
12.00-13.00 Holy Mass
13.00-14.30 Lunch in the Restaurant
14.30-15.30 Tour of the Monastery library
15.30-16.30 Bus to Swidnica
16.30-17.30 Visit the Church of peace and ecumenical prayer
17.30-18.00 Coffee Break
18.00-19.30 Return to Wrocław by bus
19.30-22.30 Dinner – Free evening in Wrocław : Wrocław by night !

Monday, September 8th

07.00-08.15 Breakfast at the hotel/Notre Dame Sisters
08.30-10.30 Bussiness Session 1 – at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology
10.30-11.00 Coffee Break
11.00-12.30 Sponsor presentation – Schult'z Group
12.30-13.00 Presentation from FIDES – Periodicals of the Church libraries in Poland
13.00-14.30 Lunch at the Hotel Jana Pawła II
14.30-15.30 Presentation : Marcin Werla – Digitally connecting the scattered heritage : a Polish perspective
15.30-16.00 Presentation to be confirmed
16.00-16.30 Presentation to be confirmed
16.30-17.00 Coffee Break
17.00-17.30 Presentation to be confirmed
17.30-18.00 Presentation to be confirmed
18.00-19.00 Sponsor's Presentation : OCLC
19.15-20.30 Dinner at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology
20.30-22.00 Sponsor presentation :
Schult'z Group – Specific case-study questionnaire & questions

Tuesday, September 9th

07:00-08.15 Breakfast at the hotel/Notre Dame Sisters
08:30-10.30 Business Session 2
10.30-11.00 Coffee Break
11.00-12.00 Presentation: Fundraising
12.00-13.00 Discussion : The scarcity of books
13.00-14.15 Lunch at Hotel Jana Pawła II
14.15-14.30 Leave for the Ossolineum Library
14.30-15.30 Tour of the Ossolineum Library
15.30-16.30 Presentation – Digitalisation of the Ossolineum collection in Lviv (virtually unifying two collections).
16.30-17.15 Return to the Pontifical Faculty of Theologyand Coffee Break
17.15-19.00 Assembly overview and concluding discussions
19:15-20.30 Dinner at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology
20.30-21.30 Presentation and discussion - FIDES: Theology Faculty libraries of Poland – the history, resources, cooperation etc.....

Wednesday, September 10th

07:30-08.30 Breakfast at the hotel/Notre Dame Sisters

Check Out and Departure

08.30-12.00 Optional visit: Panorama Racławicka & the Old Town