As outgoing President for SLA Europe in 2017, I’m pleased to announce SLA Europe’s board composition for 2018. I look forward to working with our 2018 President Katharine Schopflin over the next 12 months and would like to congratulate our new President Elect, Simon Burton, on his appointment. Katharine Schopflin commented: “I’m delighted and honoured to […]
The annual SLA conference is now only a couple of weeks away and we have a couple of notices for anyone who is planning on attending the conference from Europe.
All SLA Europe members are invited to join us for our virtual AGM on Tuesday 28th February at 13:00 GMT. This is your chance to let us know how we are doing, as well as to catch up on our achievements in 2016 and plans for the rest of 2017. The President’s report, Treasurer’s report and […]
SLA Europe member and previous ECCA winner Sarah Wolfenden, currently a Subject Liaison Librarian at Brunel University, kindly takes some time to tell us about her upcoming presentation at Internet Librarian International 2014, her views on the profession and the benefits of becoming a volunteer. Sarah keeps a regular blog at The Wolfenden Report and can be found on Twitter as @SarahWolfenden
Helen Doyle, Treasurer of CILIP’s Catalouging and Indexing Group (CIG) and Information Officer at Norton Rose Fulbright, tells us about her first experience of an SLA event.
Meghan Jones, Chair of the Digital Communications Committee of SLA Europe, won the very prestigious 2014 SLA Conference Scholar award sponsored by LexisNexis. This award enabled Meghan to attend the SLA annual conference for the first time, which this year was in Vancouver, Canada. Meghan gives us her impressions of the conference, and provides some advice for professionals considering switching sectors.
Seema Rampersad, Senior Business Researcher and Service Manager at the British Library, kindly tells us about her extraordinary travels, her experience of switching sectors and the British Library’s research on what the research needs landscape will look like in 2023.