5S Award

5S is the start of an organised, condusive and productive work area for everyone. It is an acronym for five Japanese words that are Seiri, Seiton, Seiso, Seiketsu and Shitsuke.  The process involves regular clearing the workplace to get rid … Continue reading

Remembering Moscow

The 57th International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)  Council and Congress held in Moscow between 18-24 August 1991 was a particularly poignant experience. The first day of the Conference coincided dramatically with the attempted coup d’état that was … Continue reading