UM holds an Assembly Meeting of Academic Library Alliance Between Macao SAR and the Portuguese Speaking Countries Virtually (2022/06/02)
An Assembly Meeting of Academic Library Alliance Between Macao Special Administrative Region (China) and the Portuguese Speaking Countries (ABAMAPLP) was held virtually on the afternoon of 18 May 2022. Prof. Rui Martins, Vice Rector (Global Affair) of University of Macau delivered a welcome speech and introduced the preparatory work for the First International Forum of Portuguese and Chinese Languages. The work progress of the Alliance since its establishment half year ago, as well as the two work groups for cooperative cataloging and inter-library loan have been discussed. In addition, 5 new memberships of the Alliance have been approved after the voting, namely, Universidade de Caxias do Sul and Universidade Federal de Rondônia from Brazil, Universidade Zambeze from Mozambique, Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa from Portugal and Instituto Internacional de Macau from Macao. Dr. Jianzhong Wu the University Librarian, Billy Leung Assistant Librarian, Priscilla Pun Acquisition Librarian, Stephen Lei System Librarian, and Paulo Alexandre Viegas Senior Library Officer attended the meeting.