Careers Stories

 Careers Stories Date and Time: Tuesday 27th June 2017 6pm-8pm Venue: Business & IP Centre, First Floor,The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB Booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/careers-stories-tickets-34619108686 The information and library profession has seen great changes over the last 20 years. Many of the jobs that exist now were simply undreamt of when many people began their careers. […]

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Event review by Helen Lippell: SLA Spring Social 2017

Our thanks to Helen Lippell who kindly accepted to offer a review of the SLA Spring Social event, which was sponsored by CB Resourcing and took place earlier this month in London. Helen is an independent taxonomy, search and metadata specialist. She is the programme chair of Taxonomy Bootcamp London, which will take place on 17th and 18th October of this year.

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Info Pros Expo in Dublin

Date: Friday 19th May 2017 When: 4pm-7pm Where: Dublin Business School, 13-14 Aungier Street, Dublin 2 SLA Europe Networking Nibbles and Drinks at the Information Professionals’ Career Expo SLA Europe is pleased to be supporting the inaugural Information Professionals’ Career Expo in Dublin. We will be sponsoring networking drinks and nibbles and the event is […]

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Q&A with Simon Burton, Managing Director and Co-Founder of CB Resourcing Ltd

CB Resourcing generously sponsored our recent Spring Social.  We caught up with Simon Burton to pick his brains on the job market for information professionals in 2017. How is the job market for information professionals performing compared to a year ago? There is strong demand for information skills but not in isolation, employers want a […]

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Early Career Conference Awards 2017 winners announced

SLA Europe is pleased to announce the winners of the Early Career Conference Awards 2017, in partnership with the Academic and Legal Divisions of SLA. Congratulations to Amy O’Donohoe and Ruth MacMullen. The ECCA winners will attend the SLA Conference & INFO-EXPO in Phoenix from 18-20 June 2017. Amy O’Donohoe is co-sponsored by the Academic […]

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BIALL, CLSIG and SLA Europe Graduate Open Day

Join us at our annual career development day for new professionals! The annual BIALL, CLSIG and SLA Europe Graduate Open Day will be taking place on Wednesday 11th April 2017 at CILIP Headquarters for all library and information students, trainees and new professionals. As usual there will be speakers from a wide variety of disciplines, […]

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Event Review by Helen Doyle: Winter Warmer Quiz

Our thanks to Helen Doyle, who kindly accepted to offer a review of the Winter Warmer Quiz that took place last month in London. Helen Doyle is Senior Assistant Librarian (Law) at the House of Lords, having previously worked at the Inns of Court and at a commercial law firm. In 2016 she was awarded one […]

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Last chance to apply for SLA Europe’s conference award

Applications for new professionals to attend this year’s SLA Conference in Phoenix are due in by Friday 17th February. SLA Europe is pleased to offer two opportunities for current European library and information science students and new professionals (those who have been working in the field for less than five years since qualification) to attend […]

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