Loida’s writing has been published on Feliciter Canadian Library Association Magazine, inCite, News magazine of the Australian Library and Information Association, The Australian Library Journal, dvb-Newsletter \ Gothe-Institute, Latino Experience Database (Greenwood Press), Versed, and Criticas a sister publication of Library Journal. Her writing focuses on new librarians, new professionalsmulti-ethnic populationsLatinos and other diverse groupsand library association’s work.


Martínez Arellano, F. F. and L. Garcia-Febo. (Coords.). Servicios bibliotecarios en America Latina: tres casos prominentes = Library services in Latin American: three outstanding cases. México UNAM, Centro Universitario de Investigaciones Bibliotecológicas : Federación Internacional de Asociaciones e Instituciones Bibliotecarias para America Latina y el Caribe, 2011.

Book Chapters

Garcia-Febo, L. and R. Kear. “Worldwide Perceptions of New Librarians.” In Wolf-Fritz Riekert and Ingeborg Simon (Eds.), Information in e-motion Proceedings BOBCATSSS 2012 – 20th International Conference on Information Science. Amsterdam, 23-25 January 2012. Bad Honnef, Germany: Bock+Herchen Verlag, 2012.

Garcia-Febo, L.  “ALA, IFLA and their relationship with Latin America.” In John Ayala and Sal Guerena (Eds.), Pathways to Progress: Issues and Advances in Latino Librarianship. California: Libraries Unlimited, 2011.

Garcia-Febo, L. “Los programas sociales y educativos de la Biblioteca Publica de Queens (Nueva York)” La biblioteca publica frente a la recesion: accion social y educativa. Murcia, Espana: Tres Fronteras, 2010. (pp.189-198).

Recurring Columns\ Blogs

Garcia-Febo, L. and B. Jensen.  Multicultural Link a blog column in Criticas Magazine, a sister publication of Library Journal.  Various times per week, 2008-2009.


Garcia-Febo, L. 2014. Acceso a la informacion y desarrollo: la importancia de la Declaracion de LyonInfotecarios, septiembre 8, 2014.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2014. MOOCs as access to information in developing countries: new ways to utilize ICTs to help meet challenges in the education sector. Paper presented at: IFLA WLIC 2014 – Lyon- Libraries, Citizens, Societies: Confluence for Knowledge in Session 95 – Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning. In: IFLA WLIC 2014, 16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2013. Fundamental Freedoms, Library Services and Multi-Lingual Populations. Special Issue of Indiana Libraries: Intellectual Freedom & Censorship 32 (1): 45-46.

Barry, T. and L. Garcia-Febo. 2012. Expanding horizons- developing the next generation of international professionals. The Australian Library Journal 61 (1): 16-21.

Garcia-Febo, L2011. Libraries in Puerto Rico. dvb-Newsletter International Ausgabe Nr. 75. (in German) — Also available in English.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2011. Successful initiatives and partnerships by a public library to promote health information. Paper presented at WLIC 77th IFLA General Conference and Assembly. Published

Garcia-Febo. L. 2007. Explosive Librarians: IFLA’s role in inspiring new professionals. inCite, News magazine of the Australian Library and Information Association, 29 (1/2): 28.

Garcia-Febo, L. and A. Bardales. U.S. Libraries and Anti-Immigrant Sentiment- How Librarians are Coping with Discrimination to Better Serve Hispanic Communities. Criticas, October 1, 2007.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2007. International Perspectives in the New Librarian ExperienceFeliciter Canadian Library Association magazine, 53 (2): 77-79.

Garcia-Febo, L. Librarians unite against H.R. 4437. in the Latino American Experience database. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2007.

Garcia-Febo, L. Our Daughters – Young Latinas in CrisisCriticas, 15 August 2006.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2006. Librarians Unite Against H.R. 4437. REFORMA Newsletter, 24 (1/2): 11.

Garcia-Febo, L. ALA Ethnic Caucuses Without BordersVersed, January 2006.

Garcia-Febo, L. New Professionals Wave at IFLAVersed, January 2005.

Garcia-Febo, L. 2004. Diary of a Young Latina Librarian at IFLA 2004 – Buenos AiresREFORMA Newsletter, 22(3): 1,19.

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